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 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 USA: Adult, Young Adult, & New Adult Speculative Fiction – Alternate History, General, Mystery, Romantic, Steampunk.
Dreamspinner Press 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 USA: Adult & Young Adult Romantic & Erotica.
Ghostwoods Books UK: Adventure, Dark Fiction, Fantasy, Romantic, Sci Fi, Suspense, Thriller.
Harlequin New York: Romance.
HarperCollins Australia & New Zealand: Fiction – Adult, Commercial Women’s, Erotica, Romantic, Young Adult. Non Fiction – Biographies, Illustrated, Memoirs, Narrative History.
Hot Key Unlocked 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 USA: Non Fiction. Fiction – Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Religious, Romantic, Sci Fi, Thriller.
Loose Id USA: Erotic Romance – Multiple Sub Genres.
Martin Brown Publishers International: Fiction, Non Fiction, Poetry.
Masque Books USA: Fantasy, Science Fiction (Mainstream & Romantic).
Medallion Media Group USA: Fantasy, Historical, Horror, Literary, Mainstream, Paranormal, Romantic, Sci Fi, Suspense, Thriller, Young Adult.
Mills & Boon (Harlequin) UK/International: Fiction Romance.
Oak Tree Press 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 USA: Adult, YA, & Middle Grade Fiction.
Pelican Book Group 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 USA: Romantic/Erotica Novels & Short Stories – Anthologies, Contemporary, Futuristic, Gay, Historical, Menage, Paranormal, Suspense.
ScienceThrillers Media USA: Realistic Medical/Scientific Themed Fiction. Narrative Non Fiction. YA.
Siren BookStrand 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 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 USA: Fantasy, Mystery, Romantic, Sci Fi, Suspense, Thriller.
Vanilla Heart Publishing USA: Adventure, Fantasy, Historical, Mystery, Romantic, Speculative, Suspense, Thriller.
WhiteFire Publishing USA: Christian – Fiction: Contemporary/Historical/Suspense Romance, Speculative, Supernatural Thriller, Women’s. Non Fiction: Academic, Autobiography, Biography, Christian Living, Inspirational, Narrative N/F.