Tag Archives: submissions

From the Editor’s Desk: Adding Tension and Suspense to Your Writing


Here at Carina, we’re always looking for new authors to sign, publish and build. But we recognize that putting your manuscript out on submission can be an intimidating process. How do you make your manuscript stand out, from the query letter to the last page? We’re here to demystify the submissions process by giving you […]

What Carina Press Editors are Looking for: Fall 2015


Fall seemed like the perfect time to re-evaluate our Carina Press MSWLs and update this post! A full breakdown of what each individual CP editor is looking for right now is down below, but I also wanted to take a moment to highlight the areas we’re especially interested in as we build our 2016/2017 publishing […]

Genre Spotlight: Sexy Contemporary Romance


If you enjoy the sexier side of Contemporary Romance, this spotlight is for you! These four new sexy contemporary reads are the perfect way to spice up your reading list. Heat Exchange by Shannon Stacey Lydia Kincaid’s shipping back to Boston, but she’s not happy about it. She left to get away from the firefighting community—her […]

Genre Spotlight: Military Romance


These heroes are brave, strong, and not afraid to stick up for the ones they love! Our readers share why they love Military Romance below, PLUS you won’t want to miss our recommendations! A Dangerous Leap by Sharon Calvin “An excellent read, with lots of information about the work of coast guards which I found very […]

Genre Spotlight: Post Apocalyptic


The world as you know it may have ended, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t great stories to be told. Post Apocalyptic fiction is all about life after the civilization we know is brought to an end, leading to action, adventure and romance! Three Post Apocalyptic Reads You’ll Love:   Signal Boost by Alyssa Cole When […]