Friday, June 22, 2012

Seeking YA, Romance, Mom-Lit, Non-fiction and More: Xoxo Publishing

Post date: Friday, June 22, 2012
Authors are not required to pay for any editing or promotional services. We are not a vanity press or self-publishing company.

We are open to various types of submissions at this time: Fiction and Non-fiction, Children/Young Adult, Romance, General Adult and Er0tica.

Subgenres such as Time Travel, Historical, Er0tic Romance, Pirate, Vampires, Steam punk, Mystery, Fantasy, Science Inspiring, Contemporary, Modern, Hip Hop, Mom Lit, Shape shifters, Magic, Mermaids, Spiritual, Humour, Suspense, Angels, etc. If you don't see your genre listed, we may still interested. Please feel free to inquire.

We are seeking high quality original short stories, novellas, and novels that have never been published before, including non-fiction, how-to, self help, cookbooks, educational essays, business, etc.

We do not accept reprints and self-published works . You must show us your terminated agreement(s) and letter stating your termination with whomever you have published with in the past.

We do not accept multiple submissions.

APPROXIMATE RESPONSE TIME: 3 weeks to 3 months.

  • Short stories: 6000-10000 words
  • Novelette™11000 to 15,000 words
  • Novella: 16,000 to 46,000 words
  • Novel: 48,000 to 100,000 words
  • Novellone™: 150,000+ words

  • Cover letter stating a little about yourself.
  • Include the following: your full real name and pen name if you're using one, primary e-mail address and postal mailing address, home phone number and cell phone number, title of your manuscript, exact word count, genre and subgenre, and a blurb about your story.
  • What is your marketing plan? How are you going to market in conjunction with us?
  • Submit your complete, polished manuscript(s) to us via e-mail as a Word Doc or RTF attachment only: 12 pt. Times New Roman. Failure to do so in this format will result in the manuscript being returned to you to be reformatted and re-submitted.
  • Minimal requirements:
  • 1 inch margins all around
  • 0.5 tab or indent
  • NO line spaces between paragraphs
  • Times Roman or Georgia font 12 pt.
  • 1.5 or double-spaced text for readability
  • Submissions are emailed to
  • Be sure the book title and your name are in the subject line.

If you have any questions prior to submitting your work, please e-mail us anytime at, subject line: Questions or Suggestions.


For queries/ submissions: