What we’re looking for…
Genres: Forever Yours is currently accepting romance submissions from all subgenres, including but not limited to: contemporary, romantic comedy, romantic suspense, western, historical, inspirational, paranormal, sci-fi/fantasy, futuristic, urban fantasy, steampunk, time-travel, and erotica. We are not accepting YA, mystery, general fiction, non-fiction, or poetry.
Word count: We are accepting novella length works (8,000-35,000 words), as well as longer works from 35,000-100,000 words.
Representation: Forever Yours accepts both agented and unagented submissions
What you need to submit to Forever Yours…
• A query letter introducing yourself, the genre you are writing in, and the word count of your work.
• A detailed 3-5 page synopsis.
• Your completed manuscript saved as an RTF file. Forever Yours will only consider manuscripts that are complete at the time of submission.
Formatting: Do not include headers, footers, page numbers, or graphics on your manuscript file. All manuscripts must be submitted in Times New Roman font. Please include the following information on the first page of all submission package files: title of the manuscript, author name, email address, phone number, and word count of completed manuscript.
Submissions can be sent to: ForeverYours@hbgusa.com
Once your submission has been received, you will be sent an auto-response confirming receipt of submission. Please allow 6- 8 weeks for our editorial team to respond to your submission. If your submission is not right for our list, you will be contacted and the file will be permanently deleted.
If we are interested in discussing your submission for the Forever Yours list, you will be contacted and will be asked to enter into a written publishing agreement governing publication.
Please send general inqueries to Forever Yours.