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Avon Books is open for submissions!

We’re currently seeking writers of all gender identity, ethnicity, race, sexual orientation, religion, national origin and ability.

#OwnVoices highly encouraged.

From now until September 15, 2019, we are accepting manuscripts of all subgenres of Adult romance fiction – HEA (happily ever after) or HFN (happy for now) required! Read on for our full guidelines:

· Submissions cannot be previously published, whether by digital-only publisher, traditional publisher, or self-published

· Avon does not publish poetry, memoirs/non-fiction, children’s books, Young Adult, or graphic novels. We cannot consider any submissions that fall into these categories

· Must have a 3-5 page synopsis and a 100-word author bio

· Word doc or PDF preferred, double spaced, 12pt font. All other formatting is up to you! If we can read it, you can submit it

· Submission should be in English and between 75k-85k words

· You do not need an agent! If you have been published before by an independent, small or medium publishing house, please let us know. If you currently have an agent, please have them submit to the editors the traditional way.)

· Submissions must be received by September 15, 2019.

· Please allow 12 weeks for a response