Call for submissions!

Edward Allen Publishing is on the prowl for Halloween-themed stories to include in an anthology to be published in the fall of 2015!


The completed anthology will be distributed in eBook and POD paperback via national online retailers (e.g., Amazon, Barnes & Noble and more).


Interested? Read on.




— Must have a Halloween theme/plot/setting, or be in some way related to Halloween.

— Length: 5,000 to 15,000 words, but we will consider a lower or higher count if it’s great story-telling.

— Genres accepted: suspense, thriller, mystery, sci/fi, horror, paranormal/fantasy, romance, contemporary. (No rape-as-romance/forced seduction or bestiality, please.)

— Only original, previously unpublished works.

— Multiple submissions allowed, but we limit publication to one per author.

— Stories subject to our standard editing process; each author will work independently with one of our editors.

— Author royalties will be equally shared.

— Contract offer to follow acceptance.


How to submit:

— Manuscript to be prepared according to standard manuscript formatting.

— Send complete manuscript as a doc, docx (MS Word)) or rtf file to

— Please put “Halloween Anthology Submission” in the subject line



December 31, 2014