Submission Calls – Pride Publishing

What we're currently looking for – | Current | Free |
Manuscript Guidelines – | What we look for | What we ask for |
Additional Info – | Heat Ratings | Book Length |
In the subject box, please put Submission/Publishing House e.g. Pride Publishing/Book Title/Author Name

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Introduction

The Totally Entwined Group is a royalty paying, full-service Publisher. This means that we do not charge fees to the author at any time.

We pay a royalty rate of 40% of the SRP for eBooks, 30% for audio, and 10% for print, based on our standard four year contract. Our contracts are for electronic, print, subsidiary rights and worldwide territories.


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“We only accept electronic communication. So, it’s essential that you send your manuscript to us via e-mail attachment, as either a .doc, .docx or .rtf file.”

Rebecca Scott Publisher

What we are currently looking for:

Guidelines:

  • Pride Publishing is actively acquiring empowering, enchanting and endearing storylines that are sure to capture readers’ imaginations from start to finish. We’re looking for stories with lead characters who identify as GLBTQI.
  • 10,000 -100,000 word count per story.
  • Series and serials will be also be considered.
  • We are currently accepting manuscripts in the following genres:
  • Action/Adventure, Alternate Reality, Angels and Demons, Bisexual, Bondage/BDSM, Crime/Mystery, Comedy/Humour, Contemporary, Cowboy/Western, Dark Romance, Fantasy/Fairytales, Futuristic/Sci-fi, Gay/MM, Gods/Goddesses, Historical, Horror, Lesbian, Men in Uniform, Menage & Multiple Partners, Multicultural, Paranormal, Timetravel, Thriller, Suspense, Shapeshifters, Vampires, Werewolves.

Please send your full manuscripts to submissions@totallyentwinedgroup.com with the subject line Pride Publishing Submission along with a synopsis in the first instance. We look forward to hearing from you.

SEASONAL COLLECTIONS SUBMISSION CALLS

WE THREE KINGS: Menage, Reverse Harem Romance - Christmas Collection 2021

Who needs Christmas presents when these three men are the gifts? We’re looking for sinfully sexy stories set around Christmastime, featuring three handsome heroes who are sure to top anyone’s wish list. Whether it’s a couple-turned-throuple, or three men uniting for the first time (Pride), or a reverse harem centred around one woman (Totally Bound) we want to experience the joy of the season…times three!

Word count: 30 - 50,000

MMM/MMMF (RH)/Multiple Partners. The collection will feature books from Pride Publishing and Totally Bound Publishing, but we are looking for three men in each book.

Heat rating: Burning/Melting

Submission deadline: 15th July 2021 for publication December 2021

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S.W.A.L.K - Men in Uniform - Valentine’s Collection 2022

This Valentine’s Day we’re looking for military-themed stories, whether it’s a soldier returning home to rekindle his first love or two SEALs finding their covert hook-ups mean more than either could have expected. Starched uniforms and scorching encounters, camo and clandestine meetings, we want romance…but make sure it’s sealed with a loving kiss.

Word count: 30 - 50,000

Pairing: Any! This collection will feature books from Totally Bound and Pride Publishing.

Heat rating: Sizzling/Burning

Submission deadline: 1st October 2021 for publication February 2022

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Enemy Territory – Enemies to Lovers - Spring collection 2022

It’s time to go deep behind enemy lines. We’re looking for the heroes from the wrong side of the track – bikers or mob bosses, these men know how to get what they want, and it’s not often anyone disobeys their commands. But what will they do when challenged by an enemy, or when that burning animosity starts to turn to desire? This collection will feature motorcycle clubs, gangs or mafia cartels with an enemies-to-lovers trope, any pairing (or more!)

Word count: 30 - 50,000

Pairing: Any! This collection will feature books from Totally Bound and Pride Publishing.

Heat rating: Burning/Melting

Submission deadline: 1st January 2022 for publication April 2022

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His Harem – MM Harem - Summer collection 2022

How’s a guy to choose? Why should he have to! We’re looking for stories with a hero spoilt for choice – maybe he’s in a ménage relationship and they’re looking to add another to the mix, or will his casual hook ups all link up for a night none of them will ever forget? It’s a summer romance, multiplied.

Word count: 30 - 50,000

Pairing: MMMM+

Heat rating: Burning/Melting

Submission deadline: 1st March 2022 for publication July 2022

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A Wolf in Billionaire’s Clothing – Shifters - Halloween Collection 2022

We can’t get enough of those seriously sexy shifters – and when they’re billionaires to boot? They might be a little scary, but they’re definitely more of a treat than a trick. Whether he’s a slick businessman with a feral secret or alpha of a prosperous pack, we want to meet him and the mate who tames his wild side.

Word count: 30 - 50,000

Pairing: Any! This collection will feature books from Totally Bound and Pride Publishing

Heat rating: Sizzling/Burning

Submission deadline: 1st July 2022 for publication October 2022

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Secret Santa – Contemporary - Christmas Collection 2022

It’s Christmastime, and there are bigger surprises waiting to be uncovered than the ones wrapped up under the tree. We’re looking for characters with secrets – are they special agents, or do they have a hidden identity? Are they a secret service operative torn between their mission and their heart, or running towards new love from a past they’re desperate to escape? It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but these secrets could have heart-breaking consequences.

Word count: 30 - 50,000

Pairing: Any! This collection will feature books from Totally Bound and Pride Publishing

Heat rating: Sizzling/Burning

Submission deadline: 15th September 2022 for publication December 2022

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OPEN SUBMISSION CALLS

BDSM Submission Call

A Master and his boy, a new sub learning the ropes under a strict Dom, the switch who knows how to give his partners exactly what they need… We want to see your BDSM stories featuring LGBTQ characters. We’re looking for manuscripts between 10,000 -100,000 words in length, series and serials are also welcome.

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Men in Uniform Submission Call

Whether they’re wearing desert-dusty fatigues or smoke-stained fire gear, we love a man in uniform who isn’t afraid to put his life on the line when doing his job. But who is the hero of their heart? We’re looking for scorching hot stories of LGBTQ men in uniform, and the lucky ones they love. We’re looking for manuscripts between 10,000 -100,000 words in length, series and serials are also welcome.

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Cowboys and Western Submission Call

Saddle up! Ranches and rodeos, cowboys and clowns – we want to see the men that make the West Wild. We are looking for Cowboy and Western stories with LGBTQ characters finding love. We’re looking for manuscripts between 10,000 - 100,000 words in length, series and serials are also welcome.

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Lust Bites

Short stories

These are our short stories between 10-15,000 words. They may have a theme or they may be stand alone short stories depending on what we have running, but all will come under the banner of ‘Lust Bites’. These short stories must meet our regular guidelines:

  • 10-15,000 word count per story
  • Any genre
  • Very erotic – the hotter the better: burning/melting (see our heat rating info)
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Sexy Snax

Novellas

These are our branded novellas between 15,000 – 30,000 words. They may have a theme or they may be stand alone short stories depending on what we have running, but all will come under the banner of ‘Sexy Snax’, although each story will have its own cover. No series books will be considered for the Sexy Snax line. These novellas must meet our regular guidelines:

  • 15,000-30,000 word count per story
  • Any genre
  • Very erotic – the hotter the better: burning/melting (see our heat rating info)
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Free Stories Submissions

All Pride Publishing authors who would like to showcase their work and allow our readers to try out their stories can place them with us. We’ll edit the manuscript for you, and our readers can read it for FREE.

Submissions are open

Submit the full story plus synopsis.

When submitting, please enter “Free Story Submission” in the email subject line.