Torrid Books is a division of Whiskey Creek Press, a traditional publisher of fiction. Torrid Books publishes all heat levels of romance, sensual/erotic romance, and erotica almost exclusively in eBook format. We have published over 1,500 titles by more than 450 authors since March 2003, and many of our authors are award-winning writers. Torrid Books is a traditional publisher and does not charge any fees for any publishing services. Please review this entire Submissions Page for complete information about submitting your manuscript to Torrid Books.




If you wish to submit a book proposal, please follow the following guidelines. All proposals should be emailed to Please include a CV, a list of previous publications, word count, a full synopsis of the entire plot, and the complete manuscript. All files should be provided in either MS Word or PDF format.


We’re accepting submissions in all romance and sensual/erotic romance genres:

  • BDSM

  • Contemporary

  • Fantasy

  • Gay/lesbian/bi-sexual

  • Historical

  • Horror

  • Humor

  • Inter-racial

  • Paranormal

  • Sweet Romance
  • Science fiction

  • Suspense thriller

  • Western


Interested in submitting a general fiction story? Visit our general side at