CCI Students can Publish Their Writing with Sweet Cherry Publishing

University of Portsmouth CCI Creative Writing students are being given the opportunity to have their work published, with Sweet Cherry Publishing.

Sweet Cherry Publishing is a Leicester-based independent children’s publishing company that specialises in fiction. Operating since 2011, the company publish books that explore engaging characters, and worlds that children want to revisit.

They are now inviting students and graduates, to submit the first three chapters of suitable completed works, along with a synopsis, and a brief explanation of the vision for the series.

Sweet Cherry publishing usually focus on middle grade fiction, however they are also open to young adult submissions as well. Above all they’re looking for titles with inclusive, contemporary settings and series potential written by UK-based authors.

If you would like to get submit your work and be in with a chance of having your work published, send your submissions to

To stay updated with Sweet Cherry Publishing you can follow them on Facebook @SweetCherryPublishing, Twitter @SweetCherryPub, and Instagram @SweetCherryPublishing.

Katie Clarke

Katie Clarke is a Media Studies Student, currently on her Placement Year, working as Promotions Assistant for the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries, at the University of Portsmouth.

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