NAB publish books specifically for children and young adults, with African content. PLEASE NOTE: currently, we don’t publish poetry.

Submissions should include the following:

  1. Details of the market for whom you have written this book
  2. An overview of the story
  3. Full manuscript in PDF or MS Word format - can be watermarked
  4. All manuscripts are to be submitted in English
  5. Your contact details
  6. A paragraph about yourself, and what inspired you to write.

Please email all of the above to:

We are always looking for new and inspiring talent at New Africa Books. If you are an illustrator for children's books, feel free to send us your bio and your profile to