Publish With Us 

We welcome proposals for new books and invite authors to contact us with their ideas.

With over 25 years experience of the publishing industry we have the knowledge and the ability, as well as a friendly and personal service, to offer our authors a reliable journey to publication.

If you're considering contacting us with a book proposal please complete and return the appropriate proposal form:

Before submitting a proposal, please ensure that your idea is appropriate to our publishing programme of sport, leisure and popular reference.


1. The Proposed Book

1.1. What is the proposed title of the book

1.2 Briefly describe the objectives of the book and the reasons for its importance, i.e. Does it break new ground/reveal new information discovered by original research?

1.3 What is the proposed extent of your book (i.e. word count).

1.4 When will the manuscript be completed?

1.5 Will the book be illustrated? If yes, how many illustrations? Do you have access to/have you already sourced illustrative material (photos, maps etc)? Are they copyright/cost free?

1.6 Name any competing book, and publisher.

1.7 Describe how this book differs from those competing books, named above.

1.8 To which groups of people will this book appeal?

1.9 How large is the market for this book? Please indicate the primary markets:

1.10 Please name the publications (newspapers, magazines, websites etc) that would be likely to feature and / or review the book.

1.11 Please provide a brief chapter-by-chapter breakdown of how the book will be structured and an indication of its contents.

2. Author Information

2.1 Name: 

2.2 Date/place of birth:

2.3 Preferred contact address:

2.4 Preferred phone/fax/e-mail information:

2.7 Present (or former) occupation:

2.8 Professional and other honours:

2.9 Colleges, degrees etc.:

2.10 Books published: 




Approx. sales

































2.11 Involvement (current or previous) in other published material (books, websites  etc):