Editor: Adrienne Macintosh AdrienneApple. Richly textured, emotionally intense novels set across a wide range of historical periods - ancient civilizations up to and including the Second World War. We are committed to publishing for our diverse global readership, and are actively seeking to acquire underrepresented authors, as well as stories which explore underrepresented perspectives on popular time periods.
As with all Harlequin series, we read all submissions and you do not need to have an agent to submit.
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This is where the alpha hero began! From a rake with a wicked glint in his eye to a gasp-inducing muscled warrior brandishing a dagger or a gorgeous kilted Highlander, there's a man for everyone! Heroines should emotionally challenge the hero, and inspire reader sympathy, whether they are spirited and willful, an innocent governess or a Viking shield maiden!
The strength of Russell Crowe's Gladiator , the gritty drama of Vikings , the sizzling sensuality of The Tudors and Rome and the scandalous society drama of Downton Abbey! In particular, we want to see submissions from underrepresented romance authors, exciting new Medieval voices, gripping Viking romances and a fresh point of view on the traditional Regency! You can find the Historical team on Twitter! Please note that as per current editorial policy we ask that you do not submit more than one manuscript at a time for our consideration.
Please be patient and wait for feedback before submitting your next project. Taut, edge-of-the-seat contemporary crime stories. Homicide investigations, kidnappings, stalkings are among the plots we offer coupled with a bestselling romance between two strong, equally matched protagonists. The Harlequin Intrigue hero is a determined detective, a special forces soldier, a relentless federal agent and willing to put everything on the line for justice and love.
Strong, protective and capable, he is not afraid to break the rules in order to see justice done and to protect the innocent. She is no-nonsense, resilient, confident, determined and empowered. From stories of psychological suspense to police procedures and exciting thrillers, Harlequin Intrigue books cover a wide range of intense crime drama. Bourne for pacing—fast and dangerous and exciting. Justified for the composition of the understated yet intense hero we like to see in a Harlequin Intrigue. We are committed to publishing for our diverse global readership, and are actively seeking to acquire authors from underrepresented backgrounds.
A strong focus on the central romantic relationship. Relatable heroines and heroes in a medical setting — pulse-racing medical drama that throws them together is crucial.
Dedicated top-notch docs, hot-shot surgeons, fearless first responders and equally matched, warm hearted, intelligent and real heroines, who reach all levels and areas of medical life. Engaging medical settings and situations around the world from cozy GP practices and maternity to intense ER and first response, all with a strong sense of community.
We find them everywhere — heart and transplant surgeries, city hospitals, pediatrics, IVF clinics, jungle or outback settings and humanitarian missions. Doctors to the stars, royalty or presidents, etc. The characters, their romance, the settings and the drama must be appealing and accessible to a global readership. House , Grey's Anatomy , Private Practice , The Night Shift , The Good Karma Hospital and Doctors for their tone, medical settings and scenarios, complex characters with strong romantic themes, great dialogue and lives and hearts on the edge.
However, the key difference is that the focus of each Medical Romance story is first and foremost a heart-racing romance. The novels offer a wealth of experiences: from the high-octane excitement of the ER to the warmth of family GP practice. Harlequin Presents has classic themes, but we're looking for innovative takes. What would you say if a billionaire demanded you agree to a marriage of convenience? Does a secret baby have to mean a shot-gun wedding?
Sheikh, Greek, Italian, English, Spanish…wherever he's from, it's certain that he turns the heads of every woman he passes! Sareeta: Also a published author of a romantic novel and some sexy stories, Sareeta loves nothing more than a gorgeous hero inspired by a real-life heartthrob…! Harlequin Romance stories are all about real, relatable women and strong, deeply desirable men experiencing the intensity, anticipation and sheer rush of falling in love.
Get swept away by these emotional, glamorous and uplifting romances! Christmas and summer. Harlequin Romance no longer features small town and Western settings or cowboy and military heroes. We are actively seeking to acquire authors from underrepresented backgrounds and nationalities to reflect our diverse global readership. Relatable heroines in extraordinary circumstances—swept into the arms of powerful heroes.
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Harlequin Romantic Suspense concentrates on the developing love story not the suspense. The hero should be a force to contend with, and the heroines are equally complex, strong and smart. For explanations and tips about conflict, dialogue and emotion please click on How to Write the Perfect Romance. Relatable heroines in everyday life finding love in the arms of a strong, honorable man.
Love Inspired heroes should be strong and smart, with a core of tenderness, and the heroines should be their equals.
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Touched by an Angel or Gilmore Girls or Hallmark movies, for their solid stories and characters, sense of family and community, with tender romance and a level of faith at its core. Featured in Love Inspired Suspense Heroic, courageous, relatable characters faced with dangerous situations who'll triumph and find love. The hero is a man bound by loyalty and love. He is a fierce protector. The heroine is no damsel in distress. She is an equal partner. Love Inspired Suspense is… Castle or Bones for their solid suspense stories and their romantic tension between the characters.
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Write for Harlequin Harlequin is always on the lookout for talented writers—from established authors to those just starting their writing careers. Harlequin DARE - 50, words. The hero and heroine have a powerful sexual and emotional connection. Enthusiastic consent between the characters is a must! We want to read the ultimate alpha hero of all of your sexual fantasies!
While billionaires, CEOs and other successful, affluent men are welcome, we are also open to grittier heroes and anti-heroes. Bold heroines are a key hook for this series and their independence is as important as the character traits of the alpha heroes. Stories must be contemporary. Readers should be swept away by sexual fantasy, even as the characters deal with real world obstacles and challenges in the face of their love.
We are open to 3rd person or 1st person point of view.
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There should be a balance of POV between the hero and heroine. A word count of 50, means stories must be fast-paced and plot-driven. Harlequin Desire - 50, words. Submit to Harlequin Desire - 50, words. Harlequin Heartwarming - 70, words. Submit to Harlequin Heartwarming - 70, words. Wholesome, fun and feel-good contemporary romances set in close-knit communities where the reader can escape to a world of love and belonging.
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