We are currently accepting unsolicited book proposals only for the following categories:

Please include the appropriate category—Academic or Ministry—in the subject line when submitting your proposal to

Your proposal must include:

The proposal should be no more than five pages. If we are interested, we will respond within six weeks.

All other unsolicited submissions including fiction, poetry, devotionals, or illustrations are not accepted by Thomas Nelson or Zondervan publishers. Please click this link for information on how to have your book otherwise published.

Thank you for your interest in publishing with Zondervan, Thomas Nelson, and HarperCollins Christian Publishing