O'Dell Mountain Press


O'Dell Mountain Press is opening for queries!

Ash Litton is the owner of OS&U Productions and its imprints, O’Dell Mountain Press and Lampshade Press. Before founding her independent publishing company, she self-published and provided freelance editing services. Ash received her BA in English Language from West Virginia University and continues to work in the public sector. Her non-literary interests include gardening, travel, gaming, and art.

Currently Seeking
Preference is given to West Virginian authors writing Science Fiction, Fantasy (High and Low), Urban Fantasy, Rural Fantasy, Mystery, Cryptids, Folklore, and Romance, or any combination thereof. Manuscripts with LGBTQ+ themes welcome but not mandatory. No Children's Lit (i.e. middle grade, chapter, picture books), Christian, nonfiction, scripts, or young adult.

How to Submit
E-mail submissions to query@osanduproductions.com. Send a query, a 1-2–page synopsis, the first 25 pages of your project, and résumé. Allow six-to-eight weeks for a response.

E-mail submissions only. Submissions through snail mail are not accepted and will not be returned. Please do not phone the office to discuss queries – due to staff size, please do not submit more than one manuscript at a time.