Ethicool was co-founded by Stuart French and Teigan Margetts, a husband and wife team based in Tasmania, Australia, and the names behind Ethicool Books' first titles. Teigan and Stu are prolific writers, passionate parents, and proud advocates of progressive children's books.
Ethicool has quickly cemented itself as one of the fast growing publishing brands in the world, inspiring readers - both big and small - in just about every corner of the earth.
The people that make Ethicool specialOur eclectic, creative, and ever-growing team of literary geniuses
Keen to see your children's book published?
The joy of publishing a children's book knows no bounds. As an Ethicool author, you will:
> Get the chance to bring your beautiful creative idea to life with one of the world's fastest growing publishers
> Work with the world's most talented illustrators, at no cost to you. Ethicool is a traditional publisher, so, if your story is commissioned, we cover the cost of illustration, design, printing and most importantly: marketing of your book to a worldwide audience.
> See your book online and in bookstores and major retailers globally. Ethicool has multiple global distribution deals in place.
> Earn royalties. You will be paid commission every quarter for every sale made.
Head on over to our Children's Book Publishing Page to learn more.
A: You start by clicking HERE to learn more.
A: At the moment we publish approximately 12 new books a year, but this number is climbing quickly.
A: We prefer Word document submissions. You are welcome to submit a query letter, as well.
A: You absolutely will! We endeavour to get back to all authors within 6 weeks. More details of our shortlisting process are available once you submit your manuscript.
A: YES. In fact most of our authors are first-time authors, we LOVE finding and supporting new talent.
A: Not right now, but we may in the future.
A: We sure do!
A: Typically, no. However, if you'd like to submit an illustrated book, these are still accepted.
A: Yes, we do. Please use the firstname.lastname@example.org email address to make contact and submit your folio to our team.
A: We sure do! Book your manuscript assessment here, now!
A: Typically around 6-9 months.
A: Yes. Occasionally, we run promotions seeking submissions, but don't worry if you miss the submission dates, we accept manuscripts all year round.