Thank you for considering sending your manuscript to Columba Books.

Please note that due to the high level of submissions we receive, unsolicited manuscripts will not be returned. As such, please do not send us any original work.

Please note that we are also no longer accepting works of fiction.

Please allow a minimum of 6-8 weeks response time, as the number of unsolicited manuscripts requiring review by our editorial team can be quite high.

Your proposal should be comprised of:

  • A one-page summary of your book,
  • A proposed table of contents,
  • A sample chapter,
  • A short biographical note.

To make a submission you can either email Garry O’Sullivan on

Or send it by post to:

Garry O’Sullivan,
Columba Books,
Unit 3B, Bracken Business Park
Bracken Road
Sandyford, Dublin 18
D18 K277