We publish a wide range of content and welcome writers from all backgrounds, cultures and communities to submit to the romance series or trade imprint best suited to their unique voice and story. We want to ensure all readers will see themselves reflected in the books we publish, and as such, are committed to publishing diverse and inclusive voices and stories. Get to know our various imprints and editorial lines to find out where you might fit into Harlequin's extensive publishing program.
Harlequin Series (sometimes known as "Category Romance") and Carina Press accept unagented submissions from authors. To submit to a romance series, click on the links below. Please submit to only one series at a time, with only one submission at a time. We accept submissions in English only. For writing tips and advice from our editorial team, visit soyouthinkyoucanwrite.com.
Carina Press, our digital-first imprint for adult romance and mystery, acquires for a wide range of genres, including LGBTQ+ fiction across genres. Carina Press is now accepting submissions for a new trope-based LGBTQ+ contemporary romance line called Carina Adores that will launch in early 2020. Visit carinapress.com to submit or click here for more information about submission requirements.
For general inquiries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submissions to the following trade imprints must go through an agent:
Hanover Square Press
Park Row Books