Submission Guidelines


Viva Editions publishes books that inform, enlighten, and entertain. We are currently looking for books in the genres of mind and body wellness, spirituality, humor, and self-help. 

If you wish to submit a book proposal, please follow the following guidelines:

Digital proposals should be emailed to Karen Thomas at Please include a CV, a list of previous publications, and the first chapter of the book in the body of the email. In an attachment, please include the manuscript, in either MS Word or PDF format.

Print proposals can be mailed to:

Attn: Karen Thomas
Viva Editions
c/o Start-Publishing
101 Hudson St. 37th Floor, Suite 3705 
Jersey City, NJ 07302


We appreciate your patience in receiving replies; we ask that you allow eight to ten weeks for a response. Please do not call us in regards to manuscript submissions.