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Book Worms Zine

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Book Worms is a new mail order only horror zine launching in 2023 (6 issues planned).

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  • Acceptance rate:

Pays$0.08 per word

Find more details in the Genres section


  • Accepts simultaneous submissions

    What's that?

    When you can submit your work to multiple magazines at the same time

  • Accepts previously published

    What's that?

    When the magazine wants to publish your previously published work. Requirements vary

  • Nominates for prizes

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

    Expedited submission: When the magazine offers a faster response time for an extra fee

Fiction - 3000 words max

Max words: 500

Max words: 3000

Sub Genres: Horror

Payment: $ 0.08 per word

Open to all HORROR sub-genres. No romance or erotica.

Nonfiction - 3000 words max

Max words: 3000

Payment: $ 0.08 per word

horror essays

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    No cover letter advice

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    We don't have formatting requirements for this magazine

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

    Payment is .08 per word. No multiple submissions.

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Total submissions tracked

58 days

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*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 58 days

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    R. Saint Claire