Would you like to publish with Eerdmans?

Visit our submission guidelines page to find out how. Children’s book authors and illustrators, check out the EBYR submission guidelines page.

Are you already an Eerdmans author?

Check out the handy list of resources below.

Publicity Information

Click the links below for easy access to our five-part Author Welcome Questionnaire:

  1. About the Author
  2. About the Book
  3. About the Audience
  4. About the Cover
  5. About Promotion and Publicity

If you are preparing your manuscript for submission, be sure to reference The Eerdmans Guide to Preparing Manuscripts. If you are preparing indexes, please download and follow the instructions in The Eerdmans Guide to Preparing Indexes.

Discover a multitude of strategies for promoting your book in our three-part Guide to Book Promotion: What We DoHow You Can Help, and What You Can Do; enjoy a crash course for authors on social media with our Guide to Social-Media Marketing; and find tips for choosing the perfect author photo in our Guide to Author Publicity Photos.

You may also peruse our Publishing Timeline infographic to learn more about your manuscript's journey to publication, or browse our handy Glossary of Publishing Terms.