OPEN SUBMISSIONS: The Gold Coast Retrievers – Sweet Promise Press

OPEN SUBMISSIONS: The Gold Coast Retrievers

Good news! The Gold Coast Retrievers has officially re-opened for submissions!

Readers can't get enough, and we want to help satisfy their craving for more Gold Coast Retrievers, which is why we are opening for submissions on round 2! Please review the submission guidelines below, and our author terms linked here.

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• Series Lead: Melissa Storm
• 45-55,000 words in length
• Location is Redwood Cove, a fictional resort town based on Monterey, California; it lies about an hour north of San Francisco
• The Golden Retrievers are part of the same litter and each went on to have different jobs in the area
• Strong romance storyline with heat level limited to a few kisses; Focus on emotional connection
• Suspense can be added in the form of adventure or mystery, but should not overshadow the romance
• One of the viewpoint characters must be the person working with the dog
• The other can be a local or a visitor to the resort town
• The dog’s job must be pivotal to either the story resolution or to the meet cute that brings the two humans together

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