Publication types


Adaya Press publishes books, monographs, edited volumes, textbooks, conference proceedings and book reviews in English, Portuguese and Spanish. Publications are available in electronic format. Calls for proposals will be opened throughout the year and we kindly invite authors to submit their proposals through the submission form. Spontaneous submissions are welcome throughout the year. Proposals will include a title and a descriptive abstract between 300 and 400 words.


Lenght (words)



30.000 – 100.000

Provide a broad scope of a scholarly topic and may be written by one or more authors. There is a sequential and thematic progression.


30.000 – 100.000

Cover a spezialized scientific topic and is usually written by a single author, e.g. revised PhD dissertation.

Edited volumes

50.000 – 100.000

Collection of chapters written by different authors and compiled by one or more editors. Every chapter deals with a subtopic inside a larger topic.


30.000 – 60.000

Contain detailed information about a particular subject for people studying that subject, e.g. classroom materials, student book activities, schoolbooks…

Conference proceedings

50.000 – 100.000

A published record of a conference containing information on the meeting and the collection of presented materials (papers, abstracts…).

Book review

max. 1500 words

Provides a short overview and a general evaluation of a book (content, rigor, style…).