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Acorn Press

Acorn Press publishes books that reflect the culture and indigenous knowledge of Prince Edward Island. The books are primarily about Prince Edward Island and/or written by Prince Edward Islanders, and include fiction, non-fiction, children’s literature, and poetry.
Charlottetown, PE   CA

Adler Publishing

Adler principally publishes outdoor guide books for Arizona, Colorado, Utah, California, and Nevada.
Castle Rock, CO   US

Alaska Angler Publications

Books and magazines about hunting and fishing in Alaska.
Fairbanks, AK   US

Allen & Unwin

Allen & Unwin is Australia's leading independent publisher, producing approximately 250 new titles each year including literary and commercial fiction, a broad range of general non fiction, academic and professional titles and books for children and young adults. Imprints include Allen & Unwin, Arena, Crows Nest and Inspired Living (MBS).
Crows Nest, NSW   AU

Anadara Press

Anadara Press is a new, independent press that will be specializing in producing books on natural history.
Tampa, FL   US

Barclay Creek Press

Barclay Creek Press is a publisher of literary works of fiction and nonfiction on outdoor topics with an emphasis on fly fishing.
Bolton, MA   US

Bauhan Publishing

An independent publisher with a focus on New England regional books in the areas of history, art, nature studies, and poetry, as well as venturing into thoughtful books that explore sustainability of both the earth and the spirit.
Peterborough, NH   US

Beartooth Publishing

Beartooth Publishing publishes topographic trail maps and trail guides designed for outdoors addicts.
Bozeman, MT   US

Big Earth Publishing

Big Earth Publishing is committed to being more than just a publisher of good books. We are a family of independent publishers with a unified purpose—to provide our readers with compelling stories and ideas that inform and inspire us all.
Boulder, CO   US

Black Dome Press

Black Dome Press specializes in high quality books (cloth and trade paper) on the history, art, culture, folklore and folk art of upstate New York. Additional subjects include: early photography, nature & hiking, Dutch and English exploration & colonialism, Native Americans, homesteading, steamboats, turnpikes & railroads, the grand hotels, quilting, genealogy, the Civil War, American Revolution, colonial life, forest history, architecture, old mills & tanneries.
Delmar, NY   US

Bored Feet Press

Publishers of books and maps for California and the West
Fort Bragg, CA   US

Boulder Publications

Boulder Publications is an independent Canadian book publishing company headquartered in Newfoundland & Labrador, with an office in Nova Scotia.
Portugal Cove-St. Philip’s, NL   CA

Bright Mountain Books Inc

Publishes books about and by authors who are from the Southern Appalachian Mountains.
Fairview, NC   US

Brucedale Press

Since 1994, The Brucedale Press has published words from here - the Queen's Bush and Bruce Peninsula in Ontario, Canada - that offer good reading anywhere. The Brucedale Press is a division of BROAD HORIZONS BOOKS Bruce County's most experienced bookseller, with headquarters in Port Elgin, Ontario. Our fine books present the area as seen by talented writers, artists, and photographers.
Port Elgin, ON   CA

Bunker Hill Publishing

Bunker Hill Publishing is an independent publisher with an exciting list covering the arts, photography, science, history and books for the very young.
Piermont, NH   US

Cachuma Press

Publishers of natural history, travel and garden books for California.
Los Olivos, CA   US

Chronicle Books

Chronicle Books is an independent publisher based in San Francisco publishing cookbooks, craft titles, children's books, stationery, art, design, parenting, pop culture, travel, etc.
San Francisco, CA   US

Clover Park Press

Clover Park Press is a small publisher of biography and general non-fiction.
Santa Monica, CA   US

Cornerstone Book Publishers

Cornerstone Book Publishers is active in both the publishing of Masonic classic reprints as well as the publishing of new Masonic titles and a variety of other subjects including regional histories, bushcraft and general fiction and literature
New Orleans, LA   US

Counterpoint Press

We are an author-driven publishing house that devotes all energy to the fresh, cutting-edge, and literary voices of our authors. Counterpoint publishes fiction, literature, and poetry in addition to nonfiction, including history, memoir, biography, and nature.
Berkeley, CA   US

Countryman Press

We publish about 70 books per year and currently have more than 350 books in print. The subjects of our books include travel, food, gardening, country living, nature, New England history, and crafts.
Woodstock, VT   US

D&M Publishers

Publishes under three imprints: Douglas & McIntyre publishing politics and current affairs; Greystone Books focuses on the environment, natural history, science, sports and outdoor recreation; and New Society Publishers focuses on social justice and ecological issues.
On October 22, 2012 D&M filed a Notice of Intention to make a proposal under the provisions of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act. Pursuant to this process D&M management will be working with the Bowra Group Ltd to locate an investor or purchaser for its assets.
Vancouver, BC   CA

David R Godine

David R. Godine, Inc., is a small publishing house located in Boston, Massachusetts, producing between twenty and thirty titles per year and maintaining an active reprint program. The company is independent (a rarity these days) and its list tends to reflect the individual tastes and interests of its president and founder, David Godine.
Boston, MA   US

DK Publishing

DK Publishing is the publisher known for its distinctive, highly visual books, ebooks and apps that inform, inspire and entertain readers of all ages. DK also publishes the award-winning Eyewitness series for children and Eyewitness Travel Guides.
New York, NY   US

Dundurn Press

Since 1972, Dundurn Press and its associated imprints have published more than 2000 titles, of which 1700 are still in print. Dundurn publishes about ninety to one hundred new titles per year and is now one of the largest publishers of adult and young adult fiction and non-fiction in Canada.
Toronto, ON   CA

Epicenter Press Inc

Since its founding in Fairbanks, Alaska in 1988, Epicenter has become the largest trade publisher of nonfiction books about Alaska. In that time, Epicenter has published more than 175 titles covering a broad range of nonfiction touching on history, memoirs and biographies, adventure, aviation, humor, true crime, mystery and the unexplained, sled dog mushing, women's stories, Native American culture, and more.
Anchorage, AK   US

Evergreen Pacific Publishing

Publishers of boating books to the Northwest including fishing and diving guides, logbooks for boats, chart atlases, cruising guides, and tide guides.
Mukilteo, WA   US

Extreme Angles Publishing

Wyoming-based publisher of climbing and bouldering guides.
Laramie, WY   US

Firefly Books

Firefly Books Ltd., established in 1977, is a North American publisher of non-fiction and distributor of non-fiction and children's books. Firefly's goal is to bring readers beautifully produced books written by experts at reasonable prices.
Richmond Hill, ON   CA

Flanker Press

Flanker Press is a bright spark in the Newfoundland and Labrador publishing scene. As the province’s most active publisher of trade books, the company now averages twenty new titles per year, with a heavy emphasis on regional non-fiction and historical fiction.
St. John’s, NL   CA

Flying Pen Press

Flying Pen Press publishes fiction and nonfiction in a wide variety of genres and topics, primarily in trade paperback and ebook formats (currently, Flying Pen Press does not publish any of the following: poetry, erotica, children's, young adult, Christian, New Age, art books, or textbooks).
Denver, CO   US

Formac

Formac publishes quality books about Canada’s Maritime provinces or by Maritime authors.
Halifax, NS   CA

Frontline Press

Frontline Press of Charleston, S.C. A Publisher of Whimsy and Passion
Charleston, SC   US

Gibbs Smith

Celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2009, Gibbs Smith specializes in beautifully illustrated lifestyle books covering topics such as interior design, architecture, cooking, children's, home, green/sustainable and more.
Layton, UT   US

Goose Lane Editions

Established in 1954, Goose Lane Editions is a literary press with a particular interest in contemporary fiction and poetry, as well as high profile non-fiction, including history, biography, Canadiana and fine art books.
Fredericton, NB   CA

Great Outdoors Publishing

Great Outdoors Publishing Company is an independent book publisher & wholesaler specializing in regional books about Florida wildlife, nature & history. Established 1913, it became in imprint of Finney Company in 2009. With the addition of 50+ proprietary Great Outdoors books and nearly 400 distributed titles, this establishes us firmly as a market leader in Florida titles.
Saint Petersburg, FL   US

Great West Books

A publisher of books and maps and distributor for a unique group of independent publishers specializing in books on northern California.
Lafayette, CA   US

Greatland Graphics

Publishes books, notecards and calendars with images from Alaska's top resident photographers.
Anchorage, AK   US

Green Integer

Essays, Manifestos, Statements, Speeches, Maxims, Epistles, Diaristic Jottings, Narratives, Natural histories, Poems, Plays, Performances, Ramblings, Revelations, and all such ephemera as may appear necessary to bring society into a slight tremolo of confusion and fright at least.
Los Angeles, CA   US

Hammerhead Press

Scuba diving books and commercial diving books are what we publish at Hammerhead Press. Hammerhead Video produces exceptional educational materials and media including scuba diving DVDs, technical & commercial diving videos, and marine biology DVD videos.
Ventura, CA   US

Harbour Publishing

Harbour is well known for the Raincoast Chronicles, a series of anthologies on BC coast history and culture, of which twenty have now been produced. Harbour is also the publisher of over four hundred titles, including the bestselling Fishing with John by Edith Iglauer; The Encyclopedia of British Columbia and many BC Book Prize-winning books
Madeira Park, BC   CA

Heritage House Publishing Co.

Heritage House publishes 20-30 new titles per year. Most of our authors are Canadian citizens or residents, as our mission is to publish and promote distinctive non-fiction works by Canadian authors.
Victoria, BC   CA

Heyday Books

Heyday is an independent, nonprofit publisher and unique cultural institution. We promote widespread awareness and celebration of California’s many cultures, landscapes, and boundary-breaking ideas. Through our well-crafted books, public events, and innovative outreach programs we are building a vibrant community of readers, writers, and thinkers.
Berkeley, CA   US

Homestead Publishing

Homestead produces a wide range of interest that include; works of fiction by best-selling authors like Warren Adler, biographies by award winning authors like Margaret Sanborn, award winning photography, history, art, guide books, hiking & trail guides, maps, natural history, field journals, children’s and Native American to our selection of notecards, postcard books, posters, prints and bookplates.
Moose, WY   US

Huntington Press

Huntington Press is also a long-established publisher of Las Vegas-related information for gamblers, Las Vegas visitors and locals, readers, and the media. We're best known for our mathematically rigorous gambling books, such as The Theory of Blackjack, The Frugal Gambler, Frugal Video Poker, Knock-Out Blackjack, Kill Phil, and Kill Everyone. We're almost as well-known for our books on Las Vegas, such as Whale Hunt in the Desert, Gay Vegas, The Battle for Las Vegas, Beneath the Neon, Cult Vegas, and Hiking Las Vegas.
Las Vegas, NV   US

Ironwood Press

Specializes in publishing gardening books, particularly for gardeners in California, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico and Texas--the arid West. It is our goal to produce
up-to-date, regionalized how-to books that include new approaches to traditional gardening subjects.
Littleton, CO   US

Island Heritage

Established in 1984, Island Heritage is one of the largest publishers in Hawai'i, creating specialty gifts and souvenirs, including books and DVDs, for the Hawaiian Islands.
Honolulu, HI   US

Islandport Press

Islandport is a dynamic, award-winning publisher dedicated to stories rooted in the essence and sensibilities of New England. Adult titles are primarily non-fiction, but also include some fiction, gift, and other trade titles, including food, art, humor, and novelty. Children's picture books, story books, middle grade chapter books, and young adult titles are also published.
Yarmouth, ME   US

Joggling Board Press

Joggling Board Press is a Charleston-based independent publishing company dedicated to the production of fiction and non-fiction books of quality that amplify the history, culture and character of the American southeast. In the ten years that it has been in operation, the press has garnered an inordinately large number of regional and national awards.
Charleston, SC   US

John F. Blair, Publisher

John F. Blair publishes five to 10 new books each year. We specialize in regional nonfiction with an emphasis on history, travel, cookbooks, folklore, and biography. We publish only one or two works of fiction each year. Fiction submitted to us should have some connection to the Southeast.
Winston-Salem, NC   US

Lake Champlain Publishing Co

New York to Montreal and Quebec City, this publisher offers books, atlases, and sailing charts for the Northeast's historic inland waterway.
North Ferrisburgh, VT   US

Lone Pine Publishing

Publisher of nature, outdoor recreation and popular history titles.
Edmonton, AB   CA

Lorimer

Lorimer’s publishing program focuses on the following subject areas: economics, education, gender studies, history, native studies, political science, public policy, sociology, and urban studies. Also publishes Children's, young adult novels, illustrated guide books. Established and incorporated in Ontario in 1969.
Toronto, ON   CA

Mad River Press Inc

The Mad River Press publishes and sells Natural History Books and specializes in books on the systematics and biology of fungi, particularly mushrooms.
Eureka, CA   US

Menasha Ridge Press

Covering the outdoors, wilderness sport, wildlife, cooking, history, dining, and travel worldwide, the award-winning, best-selling books and series produced by Menasha Ridge Press are widely recognized for their innovation, authority, and scrupulous attention to detail.
Birmingham, AL   US

Nimbus Publishing

Nimbus produces more than thirty new titles a year on a range of subjects relevant to the Atlantic Provinces—children’s picture books and fiction, literary non-fiction, social and cultural history, nature photography, current events, biography, sports, and cultural issues.
Halifax, NS   CA

Ocean Publishing

Ocean Publishing has focused exclusively on nonfiction books about nature, marine life, environment and conservation.
Flagler Beach, FL   US

Oxmoor House

Publishes craft, cooking, gardening, and decorating titles.
Des Moines, IA   US

Pebble Publishing

Regional guidebook publisher specializing in Missouri heritage, travel and adventure.
Rocheport, MO   US

Pronghorn Press

Books in a wide variety of genres in traditional and digital formats as well as downloadable unabridged audio books
Greybull, WY   US

Random House

Random House, Inc., the world's largest English language trade publisher, publishes books in nearly every category.
New York, NY   US

Rocky Mountain Books

Rocky Mountain books publishes award-winning books focused on the dynamic and unique aspects of mountain culture, outdoor adventure and "writing of place," including volumes on hiking, climbing, skiing and outdoor recreation; history, art, memoir, biography and travel; and environmental writing.
Victoria, BC   CA

Shields Publications

Shields Publications is the largest and most established of the earthworm book publishers. Founded in 1951, we publish and sell 22 titles on earthworms. We own the copyrights or have exclusive publisher agreements on all of the books. We sell directly to individuals, bookstores, and wholesalers.
Eagle River, WI   US

Spotted Dog Press

Spotted Dog Press publishes non-fiction books about California and the West.
Bishop, CA   US

Story Nature Press

Story Nature Press publishes internationally and domestically themed travel guidebooks.
Artesia, CA   US

Timber Press

Timber Press is a Portland, Oregon, publisher of books on gardening, ornamental and edible horticulture, garden design, sustainability, natural history, and the Pacific Northwest.
Portland, OR   US

Touchwood Editions

TouchWood Editions has been publishing books of literary merit about Canada’s West for twenty years.
Victoria, BC   CA

UBC Press

The University of British Columbia Press is Canada’s leading social sciences publisher. With an international reputation for publishing high-quality works of original scholarship, our books draw on and reflect cutting-edge research, pushing the boundaries of academic discourse in innovative directions. Each year UBC Press publishes seventy new titles in a number of fields, including Aboriginal studies, Asian studies, Canadian history, environmental studies, gender and women’s studies, geography, health and food studies, law, media and communications, military and security studies, planning and urban studies, and political science.
Vancouver, BC   CA

University of Alberta Press

Since 1969, the University of Alberta Press has published award-winning scholarly works and fine books for general audiences. UAP's program is particularly strong in the areas of biography, history, language, literature, natural history, and books of regional interest.
Edmonton, AB   CA

University of Calgary Press

Scholarly, trade and non-fiction titles for educated readers, and academic journals. UC Press is always interested in well-researched manuscripts, particularly in areas of mandated interest: Great Plains subjects, Aboriginal history and issues, Canadian parks and heritage, environmental issues, Latin America and art/architecture books.
Calgary, AB   CA

University of Nevada Press

The University of Nevada Press, as mandated by the state legislature and the Board of Regents of the Nevada System of Higher Education, publishes high-quality, deserving works that advance scholarly research, contribute to the understanding and appreciation of regional history and culture, and reach a wide range of academic and general readers. Publication is done in a fiscally responsible manner that reflects the highest editorial, design, and production standards. The good will of the public it serves (the citizens of the State of Nevada, readers, and authors) is the Press's most valuable asset.
Reno, NV   US

University of Pittsburgh Press

The University of Pittsburgh Press is a scholarly publisher with distinguished books in several academic areas and in poetry and short fiction, as well as books about Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania for general readers, scholars, and students.
Pittsburgh, PA   US

University of Utah Press

The University of Utah Press is an agency of the J. Willard Marriott Library of The University of Utah. In accordance with the mission of the University, the Press publishes and disseminates scholarly books in anthropology, archaeology, Mesoamerican studies, American Indian studies, linguistics, natural history, nature writing, Utah and Western history, Mormon studies, Utah and regional guidebooks, and regional titles.
Salt Lake City, UT   US

University Press of Colorado

The University Press of Colorado is a nonprofit publisher supported partly by Adams State College, Colorado State University, Fort Lewis College, Mesa State College, Metropolitan State University of Denver, the University of Colorado, the University of Northern Colorado, and Western State Colorado University.
Boulder, CO   US

University Press of New England

University Press of New England is an award-winning university press supported by a consortium of schools: Brandeis University, Dartmouth College, University of New Hampshire, and Northeastern University. UPNE has earned a reputation for excellence in scholarly, instructional, reference, literary and artistic, and general-interest books.
Lebanon, NH   US

Utah State University Press

Utah State University Press is an established publisher in the fields of composition studies, creative writing, folklore, Native American studies, nature & environment, Western history, including Mormon history and Western women's history.
Logan, UT   US

Watermark Publishing

Welcome to Watermark Publishing, a homegrown Hawai´i publisher specializing in books about the 50th State. Based on Bishop Street, in the heart of Honolulu, we bring you the best of the Islands -- from sports stories to small-kid titles, guidebooks to plantation memoirs.
Honolulu, HI   US

West Virginia University Press

West Virginia University Press is the leading publisher of the Mountain State, producing a diverse selection of books, journals, and CDs which appeal to fans of Appalachian writing and music, regional studies, art, nature, and medieval studies.
Morgantown, WV   US

Whitecap Books

Whitecap Books is one of Canada's leading book publishers with a diverse list featuring high-quality, visually appealing books on food, wine, health and well-being, regional history, and regional guidebooks.
Vancouver, BC   CA

Willow Creek Press

Willow Creek Press is a publisher whose primary commitment is to publish books specializing in nature, outdoor and sporting topics, gardening, wildlife and animal books, and cookbooks
Minocqua, WI   US

Workman Publications

Workman Publishing Company, a medium-sized independent publisher, is the creator of award-winning calendars, cookbooks, parenting/pregnancy guides, and fun, educational children’s titles, as well as gardening, humor, self-help, and business books. The Workman Publishing Company also includes Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Artisan, HighBridge Audio, Storey Publishing and Timber Press.
New York, NY   US