All of these publishers are accepting submissions whether an author is represented by an agent or not, and are offering an advance against royalties.
For more romance publishers see my fiction list.
Genres should be used as a guide only. Click on the links for full details of the particular subject matter each are interested in.
Amberjack Publishing New York: Children’s, Creative Non Fiction, Crime & Mystery, Fantasy & Sci Fi, Fiction & Literature, Graphic Novels, Humor, Middle Grade, Poetry Romance, Thriller, Western, Young Adult.
Avon Romance & Impulse (HarperCollins) New York: Contemporary Romance, Erotica, Historical, New Adult Fiction, Romantic Suspense.
Blushing Books Publications Charlottesville, Virginia, USA: Romantic & Erotica.
Bold Strokes Books New York: LGBT – Action/Adventure, Crime/Mystery/Intrigue, Literary & Popular Fiction & Non Fiction, Romance, Young Adult & New Adult.
Castle Gate Press St. Louis, Missouri, USA: Adult, Young Adult, & New Adult Speculative Fiction – Alternate History, General, Mystery, Romantic, Steampunk.
Dreamspinner Press Tallahassee, Florida, USA: Gay Male – BDSM, Coming Of Age, Erotic, Fantasy, Historical, Holiday Stories, Mystery/Suspense, Paranormal, Romantic, Science Fiction, Transgender, Westerns.
Entangled Publishing USA: Adult & Teen Romance – Several Sub-Genres.
Etopia Press Tennessee, USA: Adult & Young Adult Romantic & Erotica.
Ghostwoods Books London, UK: Adventure, Dark Fiction, Fantasy, Romantic, Sci Fi, Suspense, Thriller.
Harlequin New York: Romance.
HarperCollins Sidney, Australia/New Zealand: Fiction – Adult, Commercial Women’s, Erotica, Romantic, Young Adult. Non Fiction – Biographies, Illustrated, Memoirs, Narrative History.
Hot Key Unlocked London, UK: Fantasy, Romantic Fiction.
Imajin Books Canada: Fiction – Chick Lit, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Paranormal, Romance, Science Fiction, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller. Non Fiction – Business, Inspirational, Money, Self Help.
Kensington New York: Accepting Multiple Fiction & Non Fiction Genres.
Lindesfarne Press Colorado, USA: Non Fiction. Fiction – Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Religious, Romantic, Sci Fi, Thriller.
Loose Id California, USA: Erotic Romance – Multiple Sub Genres.
Martin Brown Publishers International: Fiction, Non Fiction, Poetry.
Masque Books Maryland, USA: Fantasy, Science Fiction (Mainstream & Romantic).
Medallion Media Group Illinois, USA: Fantasy, Historical, Horror, Literary, Mainstream, Paranormal, Romantic, Sci Fi, Suspense, Thriller, Young Adult.
Mills & Boon (Harlequin) UK/International: Fiction Romance.
Oak Tree Press California, USA: Children’s, Crime Fiction, Memoir, Mysteries, Paranormal, Police Procedurals, Public Safety (Personnel), Romantic, Suspense, Westerns, Other Genres Also Considered.
Obrake Books New York: Fiction – African & African American Novels, Ethnic, Horror, Literary Fiction, Multicultural, Romantic, Sci Fi, Short Story Collections, Suspense. Non Fiction – Biography, Business, Health & Nutrition, How To/Guides, Medicine, Politics & Government, Science, Self Help, Sexual Health.
PageSpring Publishing Columbus, Ohio, USA: Adult, YA, & Middle Grade Fiction.
Pelican Book Group New Mexico, USA: Christian Fiction – Action-Adventure, Crime Drama, Family Saga, Fantasy, Mystery, Police Procedural, Romantic, Sci Fi, Supernatural, Suspense, Teen, Westerns, Women’s Fiction.
Penner Publishing USA: Romantic Sub Genres – Contemporary, Fantasy, Historical, Multicultural/Interracial, Suspense/Thriller, Young/New Adult.
Ravenous Romance Beverly, Massachusetts, USA: Romantic/Erotica Novels & Short Stories – Anthologies, Contemporary, Futuristic, Gay, Historical, Menage, Paranormal, Suspense.
ScienceThrillers Media Sacramento, California, USA: Realistic Medical/Scientific Themed Fiction. Narrative Non Fiction. YA.
Siren BookStrand Austin, Texas, USA: Erotic & Mainstream Romance. Multiple Sub-Genres.
Steam eReads Australia: Romantic Fiction (All Genres).
Stormy Night Publications USA: BDSM/Spanking Themes – Adventure, Age-Play, Contemporary, Fantasy, Fem Dom, Gay/Lesbian, Historical, Master/Slave, Paranormal, Romantic, Science Fiction, Time Travel, Westerns.
Sourcebooks Naperville, Illinois, USA: Biography/Memoir, Business, Education, Entertainment, Health & Beauty, History, Love & Relationships, Parenting & Special Needs Parenting, Reference/Study Aids, Romance (All Sub-Genres), Self Help/Psychology, Women’s Issues, Young Adult.
Top Publications Dallas, Texas, USA: Fantasy, Mystery, Romantic, Sci Fi, Suspense, Thriller.
Vanilla Heart Publishing Washington, USA: Adventure, Fantasy, Historical, Mystery, Romantic, Speculative, Suspense, Thriller.
WhiteFire Publishing Maryland, USA: Christian – Fiction: Contemporary/Historical/Suspense Romance, Speculative, Supernatural Thriller, Women’s. Non Fiction: Academic, Autobiography, Biography, Christian Living, Inspirational, Narrative N/F.