General submission guidelines:

Witherbys are always looking for new book proposals or ideas and welcome your inquiry.

If you are competent in your subject that is what is important, we are here to help you with the English and how the book looks. It’s never too early to talk to us.

We accept submissions directly from authors including first time authors and will also consider previously published works in need of revision.

Types of books published:

Specialist publisher of marine training, reference and regulatory materials, providing books and publications to the shipping, shipping business and general insurance and legal industries

Submission details:

It is never too early to talk to us, particularly if you want to explore the viability of your idea.

For those authors that have prepared their work, send a synopsis, chapter layout, sample chapter, word count for the complete work and estimated completion date.

Your submission should also include a copy of your CV and any other relevant supporting information.

Contact Details

Please send submissions by email or by post.

Contact details below:
Gillian Macrosson
Tel: + (0) 1506 463 227

Navigation House,
3 Almondvale Business Park,
Almondvale Way,
Livingston EH54 6GA,
United Kingdom