How this Portal Works

Thank you for submitting to Great Dog Literary! We are looking forward to reading your work.

While we know you are eager to have us read your manuscript (or look at your portfolio, if you are an illustrator) we would ask you to first fill out the all requested information, which includes a sample from your manuscript. Once we have read your initial background and writing sample, we will invite you to upload your manuscript and/or your illustrations (PDF) if we want to read/see more.

About The Author

Fill in these author-related fields.



Tell us a little about yourself and any writing credentials you may have.


Have you previously published other books?      
Have you ever been represented by a literary agent before?      

About The Book

Fill in these book-related fields.


Enter the approximate WORD count of your book. Enter numbers only. Do not include any letters or special characters.

Is this book currently published or has it ever been published before?      

Enter your query letter for this book. (Tips for formatting and pasting text) Pasting large blocks of text can take several minutes. Please be patient.

Enter a short synopsis of your book. (Tips for formatting and pasting text) Pasting large blocks of text can take several minutes. Please be patient.


(If your book is shorter than this (such as a picture book) please paste in the entire text.) Paste in the first 5 pages of your book, or your full book proposal if your book is non-fiction. (Tips for formatting and pasting text) Pasting large blocks of text can take several minutes. Please be patient.

Enter a one paragraph pitch for your book.

Who will want to read your book. For example, girls under 12, fans of John Grisham, etc. (500 characters or less)

For Artists and Illustrators

Provide illustrations or art samples, if applicable.


Important: After submitting your query, you will receive a personalized link to a special page that you can visit any time to check your query's status.

If the recipient of your query would like to read more, they will contact you through that page as well as through email.




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