Amador Publishers

Format: eBook

Genre: Southwest, Romance, Fiction


Amber Quill Press 

Submissions

Formats: eBooks, Paperback

Genre: Romance, Erotica


Amphorae Publishing Group

Imprints: Blank Slate Press – Historical, Crime, Contemporary, Mystery, Thriller, Literary

Walrus Publishing – SciFi, Romance, Regional, Humor

Treehouse Publishing Group – Picture Books, Middle Grade, and Young Adult, Non-fiction

Acquired Goldminds Publishing

Genre: Literary, Romance, Historical, Sci Fi, LGBTQ, Mystery, Thriller


Arrow Publications, LLC

Genre: Romance, Heat Levels

MyRomanceStory.com


Beacon Publishing Group

Award-winning, independent publisher

Format: eBooks, Audio

Genre: Young Adult, History, Romance, Mystery, Horror, Comedy


Belgrave House

Submissions

Out of print books

Formats: eBooks

Genre: Women’s Fiction, Mystery, Contemporary, Historical, Regency, Young Adult, Paranormal, Romance


BelleBooks

Submissions

Imprint:  Bell Bridge Books, ImaJinn Books

70 – 80 titles per year

Format: eBook, Print

Genre: Mystery, Suspense, Fantasy, Sci Fi, Young Adult, Romance, Southern, General Fiction, Women’s Fiction, Literary


Black Letter Media

Afrikan writers.

Format: eBook, Paperback

Genre: Afrikan stories


Black Lyon Publishing, LLC 

Submissions

Format: Electronic

Genre: Romance, Contemporary, Paranormal, Historical,. Inspirational, Adventure, Literary, Novellas 


Black Rose Writing

Genre: Fiction, Mystery, Romance


Black Velvet Seduction 

Genre: Erotica, Sweet, Romance, Suspense, Supernatural, Thrillers, Contemporary, Action


Bloomsbury

Submissions

A leading independent publisher

Imprints: Bloomsbury Academic and Professional, Bloomsbury Spark, Bloomsbury Information, Bloomsbury Adult Publishing and Bloomsbury Children’s Publishing.

Genre: Adult Fiction, Young Adult


Blue Crow Books

Small, traditional, independent press

Formats: Print, eBook

Imprint: Blue Crow Books – adult Fiction

Goldenjay Books – Young Adult

Snowraven Books – Adult Non-fiction


Blushing Books

Submissions

Formats: eBooks, Print

Genre: Contemporary, Romance, Historical, Sci Fi, Fantasy, LGBT, Christian


Bold Strokes Books

Genre: LGBTQ, Romance, Mystery, Intrigue, Crime, Erotica, Speculative, Sci Fi, Fantasy, Horror, General Fiction, Young Adult

Formats: Print, Digital, Audio


Boroughs Publishing Group

Formats: eBooks

Genre: Romance, Historical. New Adult. Fantasy, Erotica. Dystopian, Paranormal,. Suspense, Thriller. Urban Fantasy, Young Adult, LGBTQ, Novellas, Short Stories


Bullitt Publishing

Submissions

Format: Print-on-demand

Genre: Contemporary, Romance, Heat Levels


By Light Unseen Media

Independent small press

Genre: Vampire, Folklore, Romance


Canterbury House Publishing

Format: eBooks

Genre: Wholesome, Inspirational, Romance, Northern, Suspense, Mystery, Southern


Carnation Books

Independent publisher

Format: eBooks

Genre: LGBTQ, Romance, Fantasy, Fandom


Champagne Books 

Submissions

Genre: Romance, Contemporary, Erotic, Suspense, Fantasy and Historical 

25,000 to 80,000 words


Changeling Press

Submissions

Formats: eBooks, Paperback 

Genre: Romance, Dark Fantasy, Action Adventure, Contemporary, Paranormal, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Fetish, LGBTQ, Futuristic, Heat Levels


Choc-lit

Imprint: Ruby Fiction

Formats: eBooks, Print

Genre: Fantasy, Contemporary, Thriller, Fantasy, Historical, Chick-lit, Mystery


Clean Reads

Submissions

Formerly, Astraea Press

Formats: 

Genre: Romance, Young Adult, New Adult, Drama


Cobblestone Press, LLC

Submissions 

Format: eBooks, Print

Genre: Sensual, Erotica, Romance 

10,000 to 100,000 words


Curiosity Quills Press

Genre: General Fiction, Romance, Young Adult, Post-apocalyptic, New Adult, Sci Fi, Thriller, Zombies


Decadent Publishing

Submissions

Genre: Romance, Short Stories, Heat Level

Tropes


Divertir Publishing

Submissions

Independent publisher

Format: Print on Demand, eBooks

Genre: Young Adult. Mystery, Sci Fi, Fantasy, Short Stories


Divine Destinies

Submissions 

Imprint: eXtasy 

Format: Digital, Audiobook

Genre: Heat Level, Romance, Steamy, Sweet


Dreamspinner Press

Submissions

Dreamspinner Press – Gay Romance

Harmony Ink Press – LGBTQ+ Teen and New Adult

DSP Publications – Genre Fiction

Genre: Romance, Mystery, Young Adult, LGBTQ, Contemporary


Echelon Press 

Submissions

Small press

Formats: eBooks, Print on Demand

Genre: Romance 


Elm Books

Independent publisher 

Genre: Mystery, Romance, Sci Fi, Fantasy, History


Evernight Publishing

Submissions

Format: ePublishing

Genre: Romance, Sensual, Light, Heat Levels, Contemporary, Dark


eXtasy

Imprint: Devine Destinies – sub genres

Formats: eBooks, Audiobooks

Genre: Erotica


Forever Yours

Submissions

12,000 to 100,000 words

Imprint: Grand Central Publishing, Hachette Book Group, Forever

Formats: eBooks, Print on Demand

Genre: Romance, Cowboy, Contemporary, Suspense, Historical, Diverse, Paranormal

No Young Adult, Fantasy, Mystery, General Fiction


Genius Book Publishing

Genre: Speculative Fiction, Sci Fi, Fantasy, Horror, Post-apocalyptic, Superhero, Mystery, Thriller, Romance, True Crime


Grand Central Publishing

Submissions

Imprints: Formerly Warner Books, then Time Warner Book Group. Now, Hachette Livre, Hachette Book Group USA

Nicholas Sparks, James Patterson, Sandra Brown and David Baldacci are New York Times bestselling authors

Genre: Commercial, Romance, Adventure, Women’s Fiction


Grey Gecko Press

New authors.

Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, Audiobook

Genre: Romance, Sci Fi, Fantasy


House of Erotica

Genre: Spicy


Inkspell Publishing

Submissions

Genre: Romance

Specifics: Unlikely heroes


Joffe Books

Formats: eBook

Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Suspense


John Hunt Publishing

Imprint: 24 imprints

Genre: Fiction, Romance, Christian

Specifics: Mid-list books that cross boundaries


Kensington Publishing

Submissions

America’s independent publisher

500 books annually

Imprints: Citadel Press, Dafina Books, Zebra Books, Pinnacle Books, Brava, Aphrodisia, K-Teen 

Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBooks

Genre: Women’s Fiction, African-American, Multicultural Young Adult, Western, Mystery, Romance


Library Tales Publishing

Independent publisher


Lore Lush Publishing

Formats: eBooks, Print

Genre: Paranormal, Romance, Urban Fantasy, Cross-Genre

Specifics: Diverse heroines, Alpha heroes, Exceptional characterization


Love Knot Books

Formats: eBook, Print

Genre: Romance, Novellas

Specifics: Outstanding plots, Narrative and descriptive language. No erotica.


LoveLove Publishing

Small publisher

Genre: Suspense, Dramas, Comedies, Epic, Romance, Thrillers


MB Publishing, LLC

Submissions

Genre: Young Adult


Melange Books

Formats: eBook, Print on Demand

Genre: Romance, Sweet, Sensual, Erotica, Western, Sci Fi, Horror, Contemporary, Chic-lit, Men’s, Women’s Fiction, Action-adventure, Speculative, Drama, LGBT, Urban Fantasy, Paranormal, Young Adult


Mills & Boon

Submissions


MLR Press 

Submissions

Genre: GT Romance, Erotica


Mocha Memoirs

Submissions

Genres: Sci Fi, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Steampunk, Cyberpunk, Diesel, Punk, Alternate History, Westerns, and Mash-ups.


Moonshine Cove Publishing

Submissions

Formats: eBook, Print

Genre: Adventure, Action, Historical, Mystery, Suspense, Sci-Fi, Thriller, True Crime, Legal


New Concepts Publications

Submissions

Formats: eBooks, Print

Genre: Romantic, Sci-fi, Futuristic, Historical, Contemporary, Paranormal, Short Stories


NineStar Press

Formats: ePublisher

Genre: Romance, Erotica, LGBTQA+


Oak Tree Press

Independent publisher of 300 books

Genre: Occasionally publish Romances, Westerns, Children’s, Young Adult


Overlook Press

Imprints: Abrams, Black & Ruth, Cameron, Booth-Clibborn, Cameron Kids, Getty, Alain Ducasse. Lucky Spool, Ludion, Tate, Veendome, Museum of Modern Art. V&A, Obvious State

100 books per year

Formats: Hardcover, Paperback

Genre: Romance, History, Biography, Drama


PageSpring Publishing

Independent publisher 

Imprints: Cup of Tea, Pagespring, Lucy Marble

Genre: Romance, Women’s Fiction, Young Adult


Pelican Book Press

Imprints: Harbourlight Books, White Rose, Pure Amore, Watershed, Prism

Formats: eBooks

Genre: Romance, Holiday, Christian


Polis Books

Independent publisher

Imprint: Agora

Formats: Print, eBook

Genre: Fiction, Romance, Horror, Fantasy, Mystery


Ravenswood Publishing

Independent publisher 

Genre: Fiction and Non-fiction


REUTS Publications

Submissions

Genre: Young Adult, New Adult, Romance


Riptide Publishing 

Submissions

Genre: LGBTQ, Romance, Erotica


RockHill Publishing

Indie publisher

Genre: Adult Fiction, Fantasy, Romance, and Sci Fi


Rogue Phoenix Press

Formats: eBook and Print

Genre: Romance, Fiction


Sartoris Literary

Traditional publisher 

Genre: Southern, Fiction, Non-fiction


Science Thrillers Media

Genre: Fiction and Non-fiction, Science, Medical


Severn House 

Submissions

Genre: Library copies and large-print editions, Romance, Out of Print 


Shalako Press

Small independent publisher

Genre: American Western, Historic, Contemporary


Siren Publishing

Submissions

Formats: eBooks, Print

Genre: Romance, Erotica

Specifics: Happily Ever After. Romance is 70% of the plot. No characters under 20 years old 


Soul Mate Publishing

Submissions

Formats: Electronic, Paperback

Genre: Romance 


Sourcebooks, Inc 

Submissions 

Imprint: Casablanca – 85,000 to 100,000 words

Genre: Young Adult, Commercial, Literary, Romance


Southern Yellow Pine Publishing

Southern Authors

Imprint: SYPm Kids


Spencer Hill Press

Submissions

Independent publisher

Genre: Young Adult and Adult Contemporary, Romance

Specifics: No Urban Fantasy or Paranormal. Prefer series.


Thorndike Press 

Submissions

Imprints: Gale

Formats: Print and hardback editions, Libraries

Genre: Fiction, Christian


Tirgearr Publishing

Imprint: City Nights/Knights

Formats: eBooks

Genre: Thriller, Sci-fi, Mystery, Fantasy, HEA, HFN


Tiwaz Press

Submissions

Small publisher 

Genre: Fiction, Short Stories


Totally Bound Publishing

Imprint: Pride Publishing, Totally Entwined Group

Genre: Romance, Erotica, Sweet 


Totally Entwined

Submissions

Genre: Romantica


Touchpoint Press

Submissions

Imprints: Touchpoint Faith, Touchpoint Romance, Red Writing Hood Ink

Formats: Digital, Print, Fiction and Non-fiction

Genres: Romance, Christian


Tri-Pub

Submissions

Formats: eBook, Print

Genre: Horror, Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western, Zombie, LGBT


Tule Publishing

Imprint: Muse, Southern Born, Montana Born, Texas Born, Eros, Holiday, American Heart

Genre: Southern Women’s Fiction, Romance, Commercial, Cozy, Mystery


Uncial Press

Genre: Romance, Regency 


UrbanEdge Publishing

Submissions

Small, traditional publisher

Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery, Romance


V-inspire Publishing

Submissions

Formats: Paperback, eBooks, Audio

Genre: Young Adult, Historical, Family, Southern Fiction, Mystery, Fantasy, Literary, Inspirational


White Bird Publications

Independent publisher

Genre: Young Adult, Romance


WiDo Publishing

Family-owned, 12 – 15 per year

Genre: Literary, Romance, Fantasy 


The Wild Rose Press

Submissions

Formats: Electronic, Print

Genre: Sweet, Erotica, Romance, Mainstream, Women’s Fiction


WildBlue Press

Indie publisher

Genre: Romance, Thrillers, Mystery, History, Sci Fi, Fantasy, True Crime


Wild Child Publishing

Small independent press.

Imprint: Freya’s Bower

Genre: Romance, Erotica


Wordwooze Publishing

Formats: eBooks, Audio

Genre: Mainstream Fiction, General, Romance


Zumaya Publications

Submissions

Imprint: eXtasy Books

Formats: Paperback, eBooks

Genre: Romance

Submissions


Resources for locating publishers include, the following:

Australian Publishers

Canadian Romance Publishers

Christian Publishers

Digital Only Publishers

Romance Publishers

United Kingdom Publishers

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