Ilima Publishers will consider submissions from a wide range of genres. In any nature it comes, our editorial team will undertake a comprehensive review.

Drop Off Submissions:

Attention: Submissions
Ilima Publishers Xtra Space BuildingNo. 5
Thora Crescent Wynberg Sandton

Email Submissions:

Re: Submissions
Send us an email to Please include your name, telephone number and book title on the body of the email.

Online Submissions:

The quickest, simplest way of submitting your manuscript to us is by using our online / web form. Click below to submit now:



Please always try to submit a digital copy of your work to us, preferably in Microsoft Word or PDF. There is no need to double-space your work. Always use a font that is sensible and easy to read. For example Garamond or Times New Roman.

Ilima Publishers will acknowledge receipt of all manuscripts within a week, whether via post, website, physical drop-off or email. It is, however, advised to allow a few extra days for posted submissions. Please include your postal or email addresses, as well as a telephone number, with every submission. All submissions should not exceed 50 000 words.

Please note that we do not accept subscriptions in foreign languages.