Prospective Authors

Submissions are closed for 2018. Check back to apply for 2019.

History Book Festival

Attn: Author Selection Committee

205 Second Street, Suite 6

Lewes, DE 19958

The all-volunteer Author Selection Committee will review submissions between November 1, 2018, and March 1, 2019. Invitations to participate will be issued later in the Spring 2019.

The criteria for 2019 author eligibility are as follows:

  • All work, whether fiction or non-fiction, must have a meaningful historical context.
  • All work must be original and duly copyrighted. 
  • Preference is given to authors with recently published books.
  • HBF does not accept self-published authors.