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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Book Publishers

Academy Chicago

Founded by husband and wife Jordan and Anita Miller, Academy Chicago Publishers has published over two hundred books and continues to accept submissions. ACP is one of the oldest publishing houses in Chicago....
Chicago, IL   US

Akashic Books

Akashic Books is a Brooklyn-based independent company dedicated to publishing urban literary fiction and political nonfiction by authors who are either ignored by the mainstream, or who have no interest in working within the ever-consolidating ranks ...
Brooklyn, NY   US

Alyson Books

Publisher of gay and lesbian books, including some erotica. ...
Los Angeles, CA   US

Amazing Dreams Publishing

Publishers of nonfiction works for lesbian, bisexual and questioning women....
Asheville, NC   US

Arktoi Books

An imprint of Red Hen Press, Eloise Klein Healy established Arktoi Books to publish literary works of high quality by lesbian writers....
Pasadena, CA   US

Arsenal Pulp Press

Arsenal Pulp Press is a book publisher in Vancouver, Canada with over 200 titles currently in print, which include literary fiction and nonfiction; cultural and gender studies; gay, lesbian, and multicultural literature; cookbooks; and guidebooks....
Vancouver, BC   CA

Aunt Lute Books

Aunt Lute Books is a nonprofit multicultural women’s press based in San Francisco. For over thirty years, we have been publishing literature by women whose voices have been traditionally underrepresented in mainstream and small press publishing....
San Francisco, CA   US

Barricade Books Inc

Barricade Books publishes books that other publishers would shy away from....
Fort Lee, NJ   US

Belhue Press

Publishing the gay lit of Perry Brass...
Bronx, NY   US

Bella Books

Bella Books is the premiere publisher of vibrant and irresistible fiction for and about lesbians. From heart-pounding romance to mystery, erotica and thriller, Bella Books celebrate the girl-next-door, the best friend, the love of our life and the su...
Tallahassee, FL   US

BlueBridge

BlueBridge is an independent publisher of international nonfiction based near New York City. BlueBridge book subjects include Culture, History, Biography; Nature and Science; Inspiration and Self-Help. BlueBridge is an imprint of United Tribes Media ...
Katonah, NY   US

Bold Strokes Books

Bold Strokes Books offers a diverse collection of LesbianGayBiTransQueer general and genre fiction....
Valley Falls, NY   US

Bold Strokes Books

Bold Strokes Books offers a diverse collection of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer general and genre fiction. Our fiction includes romance, mystery/intrigue, crime, erotica, speculative fic (sci-fi/fantasy/horror), general fiction, and y...
Johnsonville, NY   US

Bookouture

Bookouture is a digital imprint offering BIG publisher expertise, small publisher flexibility and great royalties. We publish brilliant books. We build author brands. We create smart, effective marketing plans....
Ickenham,   UK

Carnation Books

Carnation Books is an independent publisher of eBooks featuring queer characters, queer romance, and fantastic stories. Fandom-powered publisher of LGBTQIA+/MOGAI genre fiction. New authors welcome!...
San Jose, CA   US

Cleis Press

Cleis Press publishes provocative, intelligent books in the areas of sexuality, gay and lesbian studies, erotica, fiction, gender studies, and human rights...
Berkeley, CA   US

Dreamspinner Press

Dreamspinner Press is an international full-service publisher of gay romance based in the United States of America. The press now operates three imprints: Dreamspinner Press, specializing in gay romance; Harmony Ink Press, devoted to LGBTQ+ Teen and ...
Tallahassee, FL   US

Freedom of Love Press

Freedom of Love Press publishes contemporary and historical romantic fiction that appeals to general fiction and romance readers alike....
West Orange, NJ   US

GLB Publishers

Publishers of books by and for Gays, Lesbians and Bisexuals....
San Francisco, CA   US

Graywolf Press

A small literary press publishing poetry, literary fiction, memoirs, gay and lesbian literature, short stories, essays and literary criticism....
Minneapolis, MN   US

Homofactus Press

Homofactus Press is a small, digital publishing company that publishes books aimed at trans people, genderqueers, and queers living with disabilities....
Ypsilanti, MI   US

Insomniac Press

Insomniac was founded in 1992, and since that time, it has evolved from a small press that publishes poetry chapbooks, to a medium-size independent press that publishes eye-catching non-fiction titles as well as the great fiction and poetry for which...
London, ON   CA

Lachesis Publishing

Publisher of fiction, primarily in ebook form....
Dunrobin, ON   CA

Less Than Three Press

Less Than Three Press is a strong rising presence in the LGBTQ romance community. Together with a network of highly talented editors, artists, and writers, LT3 provides quality fiction, priding itself on stories that put substance first....
Rocky Mount, NC   US

Manic D Press

Publishing "interesting books for interesting people"...
San Francisco, CA   US

Mawenzi House

Formerly known as TSAR Publications, Mawenzi House is dedicated to bringing to the reading public fresh new writing from Canada and across the world that reflects the diversity of our rapidly globalizing world, particularly in Canada and the United S...
Toronto, ON   CA

Melange Books

Melange is a royalty-paying company publishing in e-books (digital formats) and print books (Print on Demand NOT mass-market print runs.) We pay authors 40% net royalties on digital formats and 10% on print. We are actively seeking submissions for th...
White Bear Lake, MN   US

New Victoria Publishers

Lesbian Feminist Publisher of quality lesbian literature. We have ebooks & paperbacks. Check out the ever popular Stoner McTavish Mysteries or our new mystery by Carlene Miller. The Kate Allen and Meg Darcy series are also popular and great readi...
Chicago, IL   US

Peter Owen Publishers

Peter Owen is an independent British publisher founded in 1951 continuing the tradition of producing new and interesting writing. Peter Owen sadly died in May 2016, but his legacy lives on in the publishing house that carries his name ...
London, England   UK

Prizm Books

Prizm Books is a line of Young Adult fiction, focused on providing great mainstream and LGBT stories in all genres, from science fiction to historical to contemporary. Our mission is to encourage and publish young adult books that focus on the story....
Waldo, AR   US

Red Sage Publishing

Since 1995 Red Sage Publishing, Inc. has built its reputation by publishing excellent, sophisticated and erotic romance. As the first erotic romance publisher in the industry, our first anthology, a series of four novella length stories by Bonnie Ham...
Seminole, FL   US

Second Story Press

Second Story Press was co-founded in 1988 by Margie Wolfe and three other women dedicated to publishing feminist-inspired books for adults and young readers.Our list spans adult fiction and nonfiction; children’s fiction, nonfiction and picture boo...
Toronto, ON   CA

Smutpire Press

Publishers of premium erotic romance novels in ebook format....
Lajord, SK   CA

Sotto Voce Press

Sotto Voce Press publishes lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) themed novels, novellas, anthologies and full-length short story collections. ...
Manchester,   UK

Spinsters Ink

Spinsters Ink’s mission is to publish fiction and non-fiction that deals with significant issues in the lives of lesbian women. These are books that not only name crucial issues, but more importantly—encourage change and growth. Spinsters Ink is ...
Tallahassee, FL   US

Supposed Crimes

We focus on lesbian publishing and gay publishing. Our books feature women who love women, men who love men, bisexuals in gay, straight, poli, or other relationships, asexuals, people with diverse gender identities and racial and ethnic identities. <...
Matthews, NC   US

Topside Press

Publishers of books: fiction, nonfiction, poetry. Transgender + queer + feminist. ...
New York, NY   US

Torquere Press

Torquere Press focuses on GLBT romance. We publish all the sub-genres of romance -- paranormal, contemporary, western, suspense, etc.. We do require a happy ending, whether that ending is happily ever after or happy for now....
Rio Rancho, NM   US

Trans-Genre Press

Trans-Genre Press was founded in 2012 with the vision of publishing the creative works of the Transgender and greater Gender Variant communities....
Chapel Hill, NC   US

Triplicity Publishing

A general interest and LBGT friendly, publishing company, specializing in: fiction, non-fiction, and LBGT, as well as children's books. Including the sub-genres: romance, intrigue, crime, murder/mystery, action/adventure, history, horror, sci-fi, fan...
Jacksonville, FL   US

Tsar Publications

In 2015, TSAR Publications changed its name to Mawenzi House. Publishes new Canadian and American literature, especially works by black, Asian and feminist writers and books from abroad. ...
Toronto, ON   CA

University of Wisconsin Press

Since its first book appeared in 1937, the Press has published and distributed more than 3000 titles. We have more than 1400 titles currently in print, including books of general interest (biography, fiction, natural history, poetry, photography, fis...
Madison, WI   US

Vintage Entity Press

We specialize in works of all genres by or about queer writers of color who are concerned about social, spiritual, sexual, racial and political issues. ...
New York, NY   US

Ylva Verlag

German language publisher of fiction written by women. Ylva publishest romance, short stories, thrillers, fantasy and historical novels, with a focus on lesbian literature. ...
Kriftel ,   DE

Zumaya Publications

Zumaya publishes trade paperbacks and ebooks in all popular genres and categories....
Austin, TX   US