Author Archives: Carina Press Editorial Staff

First-Page Critique: Riches to Rags


Meant to be a sneak peek into a Carina editor’s brain, and critiqued by a different editor each month, we’re going to post these first-page critiques monthly as long as authors are willing to let us use their work and people remain interested. The idea here is to give you a quick insight into how […]

Call for Submissions: Contemporary Cowboy Romance Anthology


  Update: While we remain open to both novella and full length Western and cowboy romances for individual title consideration, Carina Press will unfortunately not be publishing a contemporary cowboy anthology as planned. So many thanks to all who submitted! Submit your novella to our cowboy romance anthology! Carina Press is pleased to announce a call for […]

Now Hiring: Freelance Cover Copy Writers


Carina Press is hiring additional cover copy writers! We’re in search of talented writers interested in the adult fiction genres we publish, have the marketing understanding of what makes catchy cover copy and know how best to position a particular book in the marketplace. All candidates should have previous editorial, marketing or copywriting experience in […]

New Ongoing Call for Submissions: The Dirty Bits from Carina Press–Erotic Micro-romances


May 2018 Update: Please note: We are currently acquiring erotic romance novellas for publication via The Dirty Bits from Carina Press in November/December 2018. We’d like to see all your OTT sexy holiday stories! Proposals for holiday-themed submissions only will be accepted through June 15th. For non-holiday-themed submissions, we require a full manuscript. We are […]

Call for Submissions: Open Proposal


Submitting to Carina Press has always—with a few exceptions—required a full manuscript and detailed synopsis. We’re pleased to announce that we’re living lighter this year and relaxing those restrictions for three upcoming proposal calls in 2017. We want to see what’s been brewing in your mind and have a taste of your fresh works in […]