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

MY BLOODY VALENTINE: Romantic Suspense - Valentines Collection 2021

Valentine’s Day isn’t all about chocolates and roses…this year, it’s deadly. We’re looking for romantic suspense stories set around the most romantic day of the year, with characters who might just have to fight for their lives as well as their loves.

Word count: 30-50,000

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

Heat rating: Burning/Melting

Submission deadline: 15th September 2020 for publication Valentine’s 2021

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LOVE'S BLOOM: Spring Romance 2021

Spring is a time of renewal, of new life and new love. Maybe a spring fling, or a second chance at love. We’re looking for contemporary Spring-themed stories where new relationships grow and love blooms.

Word count: 30 - 50,000

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

Heat rating: Sizzling/Burning

Submission deadline: 20th November for publication April 2021

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SUN, SEA AND...: Contemporary Romance - Summer Collection 2021

You tell us! Summer 2021 is the one we’re all looking forward to, and we want sexy, engaging reads to enjoy by the pool. We want contemporary stories, any pairing, with characters fully embracing the summer. Your title should complete the Sun, Sea and… collection title, whether it be a special drink to toast a new love, a date to remember, a place to visit – go wild!

Word count: 30 - 50,000

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

Heat rating: Sizzling/Burning

Submission deadline: 15th February 2021 for publication July 2021

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DARK AND DEADLY: Contemporary BDSM Romance - Halloween Collection 2021

It’s Halloween, and the trick-or-treaters won’t be satisfied with just eye candy. We’re looking for BDSM stories set around Halloween – share an invite to your fancy dress party in the dungeon, introduce us to a Dom even scarier than his costume…will it be love at first strike?

Word count: 30 - 50,000

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

Heat rating: Burning/Melting

Submission deadline: 15th May 2021 for publication October 2021

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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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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)
Send submission

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.