Jan-Carol Publishing, Inc.



"Every story needs a book"

Submissions are now open for These Haunted Hills Book 6

Deadline extended to June 30!


Jan-Carol Publishing’s These Haunted Hills series has produced five frightening editions since debuting in fall of 2017. Each anthology is filled with stories that indulge readers' curiosity for the supernatural from an array of accomplished authors. These Haunted Hills: Book 6 is set for publication autumn 2024.


Stories submitted to the sixth edition of JCP's haunting anthology collection should follow the theme of spooky or supernatural stories set in the Appalachian region. Stories must be fiction. Please include with your submission a short author bio. Author bios should be no more than 50 words and should be written in third person.


The submission fee per story is $20, and authors are allowed to submit a max of two stories. You may call the office at 423.926.9983 with a credit card number or mail a check to JCP at P.O. Box 701, Johnson City, TN, 37605. Stories must have a minimum of 1500 words and a maximum of 3500 words per story.


Authors accepted to the anthology will receive two free books upon publication.

The deadline for submissions is June 30, 2024. Send your submissions to submissions@ jancarolpublishing.com. Join the host of talented writers to take part in our most beloved anthology series!




Voice:  20 Business Women in the Appalachian Region Share their stories of their Personal Journey to Success


Do you have a story to share? Are you proud of your roots and your accomplishments?

Now you can tell the world!


In celebration of 20 years of being the “voice” for women in the Appalachian Region, Voice Magazine for Women and Jan-Carol Publishing are teaming up for a one-of-a-kind project. We are inviting twenty business and/or career women to share their inspirational stories of struggles, challenges, and successes. Your stories will be part of the big picture for inspiring other women to pursue their dreams, ignore the naysayers, and achieve the success that they deserve.


JCP is now accepting submissions for this debut elite book of accomplished women to share their stories. The book will be sold on Amazon and other retail outlets in print and as an e-book.



We have limited space for submissions. To qualify, you must be a business owner or career woman. Please submit a manuscript of your personal and inspirational storyline. Manuscripts should be no more than 2500 words and editing will be provided by JCP.


Early submissions must be sent in by June 30, 2024, and upon acceptance will be charged $650.00.

Submissions will remain open until July 31, 2024. All submissions sent after June 30 will be charged $1,200.00 upon acceptance.


Accepted individuals will be required to sign a release for their submission to be commercially produced, printed, and distributed. Participating women will receive three free hardback copies and additional books may be purchased at wholesale pricing. No monetary compensation will be provided.


Special Offer — Bring a friend!

If you are submitting to our Voice: 20 Business Women in the Appalachian Region Share Their Stories of Their Personal Journey to Success, you have the option to refer a friend to participate as well. If both submissions are accepted, you and your referral get 50% off!


Feel free to email communications@jancarolpublishing.com with questions or concerns. Submissions can be sent to submissions@jancarolpublishing.com.