“I would like to personally thank the very talented romance author Cristal Ryder for selecting me as the cover model guy for her project at Romanticon Conference for Ellora's Cave Publishing. Special thanks also to web & cover artist Valerie Tibbs for the filming of this video.”
Ellora's Cave is an erotic fiction publisher. The company originally started publishing erotic fiction in e-book format, and then moved to publishing printed works. Ellora's Cave has primarily published romantic erotica, dubbed 'Romantica'. The term "Romantica" has been registered as a trademark by the company. Ellora's Cave also employs a rating system for the erotica it publishes. In 2012, it was estimated that Ellora's Cave sold 200,000 books a month and their best-selling subgenre is BDSM (Bondage, Discipline, Sadism, Masocism) erotic romance. A few notable authors from Ellora's Cave include Jaid Black, Sylvia Day, Angela Knight, Lora Leigh, December Quinn, Shoshanna Evers, Shiloh Walker, Naima Simone, Laurann Dohner and Joey W. Hill.