All of these graphic novel publishers are accepting submissions, and are offering an advance against royalties whether an author is represented by an agent or not.
Genres should be used as a guide only. Click on the links for full details of the particular subject matter each are interested in.
Amberjack Publishing New York: Children’s, Creative Non Fiction, Crime & Mystery, Fantasy & Sci Fi, Fiction & Literature, Graphic Novels, Humor, Middle Grade, Poetry Romance, Thriller, Western, Young Adult.
Andrews McMeel Publishing Kansas City, Missouri: Cartoon Collections, Cookery/Food & Drink, Crafts, Gift Books, Health & Fitness, Humor, Illustrated Middle Grade Fiction, Parenting, Pets, Pop Culture, Puzzles/Games, Self Help, Sports, Travel, Young Adult.
Antartic Press San Antonio, Texas: Comic Books, Graphic Novels, Anthology Contributions.
Arthur A. Levine Books New York: Anthology, Biography, Fantasy, Graphic Novels, Illustrated Picture Books, Illustrated Novels, Middle Grade Novels, Fiction & Non Fiction Picture Books, Young Adult Fiction & Non Faction.
Baen Books Wake Forest, North Carolina: Fantasy, Science Fiction.
Blank Slate Books UK: Graphic Novels.
Insomniac Press Ontario, Canada/International: Black Studies, Business, Criminology, Cultural Studies, Environment, Fiction, Food & Drink, Gardening, Gay & Lesbian, Graphic Novels, Health, Humor, Immigration, Literary Criticism, Music, Mystery, Parenting, Personal Finance, Poetry, Politics, Pop Culture, Reference, Self Help, Sexuality, Short Stories, Spirituality, Sports, Travel, True Crime.
Jewish Lights Publishing Woodstock, Vermont: Jewish – History, Life Cycle, Philosophy, Spirituality, Theology, etc.
Orca Book Publishers British Columbia, Canada: Board Books, Graphic Novels, Picture Books, Novels For Children, Middle Readers, Reluctant Readers, Teens & Young Adults.
Tor.com New York: Fantasy, Science Fiction.