Green Bamboo is a hybrid self-publishing/traditional publishing company. The company functions in the spirit of a co-op, which enables authors to receive much higher royalty rates than they would at other publishing companies.

Please review our submission policies below and send inquiries to greenbamboopublishing@gmail.com

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Stories must feature animal characters.

Stories must offer an important life lesson or educational component.

Text must be submitted in a word doc. format.

Illustrations must be submitted in high resolution png or jpeg files.

Submissions, if accepted, will be subject to editorial review and modification.

For accepted submissions, there is a buy-in fee of $250. In exchange, authors receive:

  • 50% royalties
  • Text editing
  • Book layout
  • Book file creation
  • Title and print setup
  • ISBN and barcode
  • International online distribution (Amazon, Barnes and Noble, etc.)
  • Designated author/illustrator page on the Green Bamboo website
  • Designated book page on the Green Bamboo website
  • Promotion on Green Bamboo social media channels
  • Promotion in Green Bamboo newsletter
  • Complementary copy of the book
  • Conversion to ebook
  • One-to-one book promotion coaching

If you have questions, please reach out!

We Also Offer Book Reviews!

Do you have a children’s book about animals? We offer children’s book reviews on our blog! All reviews include a post on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Inquire here: greenbamboopublishing@gmail.com