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Carina Press is one of Harlequin’s digital-first adult fiction single-title imprints, publishing first in digital, with releases in audio and print as well. Our mission is to connect readers with authors who write the stories they want to read, and the stories they want to talk about and recommend. Though Harlequin is mainly known as a romance publisher, Carina Press publishes a wide range of romance and mystery genres and features books from talented authors in many subgenres, including contemporary romance, science fiction and fantasy romance, romantic suspense, thriller mystery and more. But Carina Press is interested in more than just the traditional genres. We’re also willing to go beyond the boundaries and mix it up. If the book of your heart fits into a niche that has very little shelf space in a traditional bookstore, Carina Press is eager to read and potentially publish your story.

Country of Publication

United States

Audience

Adults, New adults, All sexual identities.

Publication Medium

Electronic Publication Electronic Publication 

Fiction Open

Genres:
GenreSubgenres
Romance RomanceOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Chick Lit, Contemporary, Erotic Romance, Historical, Paranormal, Romantic Comedy, Romantic Fantasy, Romantic Mystery, Romantic Science Fiction.
Styles:
Open to all/most Styles, including: Mainstream.
Topics:
Open to all/most Topics.
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Novelette Novelette10,000 - 15,000 words.
Novella Novella15,000 - 17,000 words.
Novella Novella20,000 - 40,000 words.
Novel NovelNo specific word count limits known (our definition: more than 40000 words).
Payscale:
We do not list pay specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
No monetary advance + >= 15% royalties No monetary advance. >= 15% royalties.
Submissions:
ElectronicPostalReprintsSimultaneousMedia
OK No No OKText format submissions
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Dates

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2018
Last Audited: 30 Oct 2018 We audit each active listing twice a year.
Date Added: 01 Mar 2010

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