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Ellora's Cave

Please tell editors/publishers you read their guidelines on the
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Call For Submissions

Ellora’s Cave is always looking for new talent and welcomes manuscripts from authors, whether you have an agent or not. We want great storytelling, fresh writing, compelling characters and hot sex that will thrill our readers and capture their imagination.

We are digital publishers and all of our work is done electronically. We do not accept paper submissions.

Before you submit: Download and read the Author Information and Submission Guidelines Packet

After you have read the Submission Guidelines (see above), please submit your manuscript to us by emailing . You must attach one file (docx, doc, or rtf format only) to your email. The file should contain your story synopsis and manuscript. The cover email should contain only the information we list in the submissions guidelines.

If you have any questions about our guidelines, or about the status of a prior submission, please email

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