Red Empress Publishing is looking for the following submissions:

  • Submissions in any genre of fiction, but especially romance, mystery, fantasy, and historical.
  • Trilogies/Series of at least three books. The trilogy or at least the first three books must be complete upon submission.
  • We only accept submissions from women.
  • We encourage submissions from people of color.
  • We encourage submissions from new authors.
  • All books must be at least 50,000 words long - no short stories, anthologies, or collections at this time.

If you have a novel that you would like to submit that meets our criteria, please email a one-page query letter (including links to your social media pages and blog/website) and the complete manuscript to

We will do our best to respond within 4 weeks. If you don't hear back from us after 4 weeks have passed, please feel free to follow up.