Salem, Mass.-based architect Katie Hutchison of Katie Hutchison Studio is seeking submissions from fellow architects of small, appealing retreats to include in a new book for The Taunton Press. Hutchison's book will illuminate for readers eight characteristics of good small-retreat design.

Those interested in submitting small-retreat projects of less than 750 square feet should visit for details and submission guidelines. And check out her online magazine exploring New England-centered house, garden, and related arts topics, "House Enthusiast."