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The Roadmap to Writing Romance: 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Starting Your Romance Novel

You have the perfect idea for a romance novel and you’re dying to make your characters’ Happily Ever After a […]

Posted on: August 16, 2023
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How to submit to Harlequin using Submittable – a guide for new authors

So, your manuscript is done and you’ve prepared your synopsis and cover letter. You’re ready to hit “submit”! What’s next? […]

Posted on: March 28, 2023
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Calling all Harlequin Medical Romance writers…Submit your story during Medical Month!

We’ve dubbed this May as Medical Month here at Harlequin. As we celebrate our heroes and heroines in the medical […]

Posted on: March 3, 2023
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Romance Includes You Mentorship Submissions Open Until January 31 2023!

It’s finally here! Starting January 1, 2023 you can submit your romance story for the Romance Includes You Mentorship at […]

Posted on: January 3, 2023
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Harlequin’s new, sexy contemporary line is open for submissions!

After significant research into what romance readers are looking for now, we are evolving Harlequin Desire into a new sexy, […]

Posted on: December 6, 2022

New sexy contemporary line launching at Harlequin—and we want books!

We are thrilled to announce that Harlequin will be evolving Harlequin Desire into a new sexy contemporary romance line launching […]

Posted on: November 15, 2022
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Writing for Multiple Harlequin Series: A Q&A with Author Lisa Childs

New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Lisa Childs has written novels for just about every Harlequin romance line. […]

Posted on: October 10, 2022
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On Voice and Writing for a Multi-Author Series: An Author Q&A

This summer Harlequin Heartwarming published the first book in a new miniseries, The Blackwells of Eagle Springs. We joined Heartwarming […]

Posted on: October 6, 2022
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I Got the Call! Meet New Harlequin Author Timothy Janovsky

Timothy Janovsky is a queer, multidisciplinary storyteller from New Jersey. When he’s not daydreaming about young Hugh Grant, he’s telling […]

Posted on: September 29, 2022
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I Got the Call! Meet new Carina Press author Ari Baran

We’re thrilled to welcome Ari Baran to Carina Press! Ari writes riveting, intensely emotional hockey romance; their first book, GAME […]

Posted on: September 12, 2022