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21st Century Publishing, LLC

21st Century is a curator of creative fiction and non-fiction. Our primary subject areas of interest are in contemporary social issues, including but not limited to, politics and political satire, legal topics and thrillers, women's issues, sports and young-adult fiction.
East Berlin, CT   US

Abbeville Press

Abbeville Press, headquartered in New York, is an independent publisher of fine art and illustrated books. Founded in 1977, Abbeville has long been a mainstay in the art book publishing world, and is currently making strides into the digital realm with e-books, iBooks, and many other e-friendly formats.
New York, NY   US

Abrams Books

Founded by Harry N. Abrams in 1949, ABRAMS was the first company in the United States to specialize in the creation and distribution of art and illustrated books. Now a subsidiary of La Martinière Groupe, the company publishes visually stunning illustrated books in the areas of art, photography, cooking, interior and garden design, craft, architecture, entertainment, fashion, sports, and pop culture, as well as children's books and general interest titles.
New York, NY   US

Appletree Press

Appletree Press is one of Ireland’s largest publishers of gift and guidebooks for an international market. It publishes in eight languages in its own right. These include French, Russian, Japanese, Greek and Spanish.
Belfast,   IE

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

BenBella Books

BenBella is a fast-growing, marketing-focused publishing house whose success is based on a few simple principles. We select our titles with care. We provide authors with first-class service and genuine partnership. And we provide aggressive, creative marketing for each title we publish.
Dallas, TX   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

Big Sky Publishing

Big Sky Publishing is an Australian owned, independent publisher specialising in producing the highest quality non-fiction books and corporate products. We are passionate about what we do and work closely with our authors and clients to produce books and products of exceptional quality and design. Our specialisation includes the following areas:

History, Military History, Self-help, Autobiography, Business, Careers, Environment, How to/Practical Guides, Health, Humour, Lifestyle, Indigenous Studies, Women’s and Men’s Interest, Corporate Publications .
Newport, NSW   AU

Black Inc.

Founded in 2000, Black Inc. is an independent Australian publisher of quality non-fiction, fiction and poetry, based in Melbourne. Our imprints include the Quarterly Essay journal, and Nero and La Trobe University Press books. We love ideas and stories. We are passionate about important new works of history, politics, biography, criticism and current affairs, as well as novels and poems that open up new worlds. We are the publisher of the annual Best Essays, Stories and Poems anthologies. In 2007, 2009 and 2015 we were awarded Australian Small Publisher of the Year.
Carlton, VIC   AU

Bloomsbury

Bloomsbury Publishing is a leading independent publishing house established in 1986. It has companies in London, New York, Sydney and New Delhi. Its four divisions include Bloomsbury Academic and Professional, Bloomsbury Information, Bloomsbury Adult Publishing and Bloomsbury Children's Publishing.
New York, NY   US

Blue Snake Books

Blue Snake Books, inaugurated in 2005, is one of the largest publishers of internal and historical martial arts books in the world.
Berkeley, CA   US

Bored Feet Press

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

Branden Books

Since 1909 Branden Books has been publishing award winning books and reference materials about women, children, military, Italian-American or African-American themes.
Wellesley, MA   US

Bright Mountain Books Inc

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

Casemate

The US publishing arm of Casemate is one of the leading publishers in the fields of military history, defense studies, and military science worldwide. In the spring of 2015 Casemate UK launched its own imprint focusing on British and European military history. Complementing the Group’s well established US publishing output, the imprint’s first books have included a ground-breaking study of the Battle of Britain, a fresh and original look at the role of the Dutch and the Belgians at Waterloo, and a thrilling account of one of the greatest gold snatches in history during the German invasion of Norway.
Oxford,   UK

Cider Mill Press

Cider Mill Press strives to bring fine reading, information and entertainment together between the covers of its creatively crafted books. Also publishes children's books under the Applesauce Press imprint.
Kennebunkport, ME   US

Cooper Publishing Group

Cooper Publishing Group publishes college text, professional-reference and general audience books in exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching education, fitness, health and nutrition, and college textbooks in the biological sciences under the Biological Sciences Press imprint.
Traverse City, MI   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 Bull Publishing

Publishers of books about motorsports.
Phoenix, AZ   US

Extreme Angles Publishing

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

Finch Publishing

Finch Publishing is an independent Australian publishing house specialising in non-fiction titles in the areas of parenting and childcare, men's health, education, relationships, social ecology and social issues. We also publish memoirs.
Warriewood, NSW   AU

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

Fitzhenry & Whiteside

Fitzhenry & Whiteside encourages new talent and Canadian authors and illustrators. The firm specializes in history, biography, childrens’ fiction and non-fiction, young adult and mid-level readers, e-books, poetry, sports, reference, photographic titles, cookbooks, travel, and lifestyle books.
Markham, ON   CA

Garrett County Press

Garrett County Press is an indepdendent publisher based in New Orleans, Louisiana offering nonfiction and fiction published in paper and electronically.
New Orleans, LA   US

Gomer Press

Gomer Press is a printing and publishing company based in Llandysul, west Wales. The company was first established in 1892 and is owned by the same family to this day. Jonathan Lewis, the great grandson of the company's founder, is the current managing director. Gomer Press today is both a thriving printing company and the largest publishing house in Wales.

Every year, we publish over 120 titles, specializing in books which have a distinctive Welsh identity.
Ceredigion, Wales   UK

Graffeg

Indie publisher based in south Wales specialising in beautiful, high quality illustrated books, children's books & stationery.
Llangennech, Llanelli, Wales   UK

Gray & Company

Publisher of non-fiction books about Cleveland, Northeast Ohio.
Cleveland, OH   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

Hardie Grant

Hardie Grant Books is a vibrant, successful, diverse and dynamic business with a list of books across a range of subjects including food, wine, sport, history, true crime, humour, popular culture and social issues. Our food and wine books are now recognised as some of the world’s best, carrying off major international awards as well as many of Australia’s most highly regarded design awards.
Richmond, VIC   US

Harmonie Park Press

Harmonie Park Press specializes in publishing books about music, and books by Michigan authors in subjects that range from fiction to non-fiction, sports, and spiritual self-improvements.
Sterling Heights, MI   US

Harriman House

Harriman House is one of the UK's leading independent publishers of finance, trading and investment books. Their catalogue covers a wide range of subjects from personal finance, small business and economics, through to stock market investing, trading and professional guides.

They produce high quality, targeted titles written by leading authors, journalists and experts.

They are also the founder of Volow (https://volow.co) - a browser-base eReader designed to make reading financial and business books simple.
Hampshire,   UK

Hatherleigh

Hatherleigh publishes books in the areas of health, wellness, fitness, living with chronic diseases, etc.
Hobart, NY   US

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

Human Kinetics

Human Kinetics is committed to providing quality informational and educational products in the physical activity and health fields that meet the needs of our diverse customers. Within the physical activity field, recreational and organized sports are a major focus.
Champaign, IL   US

Human Kinetics

Every day at Human Kinetics, we create information products to help people develop healthier lifestyles through physical activity and improved nutrition. Over the years, we've published over 500 textbooks and references that educate students from kindergarten through university. In addition, we've produced numerous consumer books and videos to help people get fit and become more skilled in sports. We've also trained and advised over one million sport coaches. We constantly strive to make the best products using the most current electronic production and delivery technology available.
Champaign, IL   US

J. Gordon Shillingford Publishing

J. Gordon Shillingford Publishing is primarily a literary publisher, with several imprints including: Scirocco Drama (theatre), The Muses’ Company (poetry), Watson & Dwyer Publishing (Canadian social history), and J. Gordon Shillingford (politics, sports, biography).
Winnipeg, MB   CA

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

Jonathan David Publishers

Jonathan David became known in the industry as the premier publisher of popular Judaica, but it expanded its reach by including more general-interest works of a secular nature. Sports, cooking, reference, and how-to titles joined its growing list.
Middle Village, NY   US

Library Tales Publishing

Library Tales Publishing is an independent book publishing company founded in 2011. The company is focused on publishing, marketing and distributing self-help, memoirs and niche fiction books by qualified and talented authors. Currently releasing an average of 20-30 new titles every year, Library Tales Publishing was founded during the peak of the digital publishing revolution and one of its very first releases was a memoir on Kindle. Today, Library Tales Publishing has domestic and international distribution, film rights, and sales representation throughout the world and is heavily invested in digital and physical distribution channels; its editorial choices are motivated primarily by quality content and long-term relationship potential with its authors.
New York, NY   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

Mariah Press

Mariah Press has produced and distributed South Dakota and regional history and sports history books since 1993
Sioux Falls, SD   US

McClanahan Publishing

Publishers of books on cooking, dining, travel, history, sports, gardening, ghosts, and humor plus children's books.

McClanahan books are sold throughout Kentucky and the South in book and gift shops, fine department stores, museums, on national shopping networks, and in a variety of other retail sources.
Princeton, KY   US

Medallion Press

A quirky little independent book publisher offering today's greatest fiction and non-fiction titles. Publishes fiction in fantasy, historical, horror, literary, mainstream, mystery, paranormal, romance, science fiction, suspense, thriller, YA (for ages 14+), YA-YA (YA by young adults, ages 12-19), upmarket and commercial.
Saint Charles, IL   US

Mountaineers Books

Mountaineers Books -- along with its Skipstone and Braided River imprints -- publishes a variety of outdoor recreation, sustainable lifestyle, and conservation advocacy books, including many award winners. Whether you're into outdoor activities, living a healthy lifestyle, or interested in becoming a good steward of the environment, Mountaineers Books has the information you need to guide you on your next journey in confidence and safety.
Seattle, WA   US

New Holland Publishers

New Holland Publishers are proudly an Australian company with offices in London, Sydney and Auckland.

Setting the benchmark for high quality on trend, non-fiction books across all categories including cooking and health, natural history and gardening, sport, travel, biographies, true crime, self-help and reference to bold substantial coffee table books featuring the most dynamic full-colour illustrations.
Chatswood, NSW   AU

North Atlantic Books

The Society for the Study of Native Arts and Sciences (DBA North Atlantic Books), an educational nonprofit based in Berkeley, California, collaborates with partners to develop cross-cultural perspectives, nurture holistic views of arts, science, humanities, and healing, and seed personal and global transformation by publishing work on the relationship of body, spirit, and nature.
Berkeley, CA   US

Octane Press

Octane Press publishes award-winning illustrated and narrative books that cater to niche audiences. Founded by long-time book editor and author Lee Klancher, the company stresses editorial quality, and works with the best in the business to ensure that our readers find the accurate detail and in-depth information they demand.
Austin, TX   US

Orange Frazer Press

An independent book publishing company founded in Wilmington, Ohio, Orange Frazer Press boasts a long and eclectic history. We are dedicated to quality craftsmanship and personal relationships with our authors and clients.

We are most interested in Ohio nonfiction, particularly Ohio sports nonfiction and biographies and memoirs of notable Ohioans. We will consider nonfiction children's titles through young adult titles when they are regionally focused and curriculum savvy.
Wilmington, OH   US

Paladin Press

Paladin Press specializes in books on specialized military and action topics such as martial arts, firearms combat,lock picking, survival and self-reliance, police investigation and action careers.
Boulder, CO   US

Pantheon

Part of the Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Pantheon publishes world-class literature. Pantheon’s authors include Julia Glass, James Gleick, Ha Jin, Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Alexander McCall Smith, Marjane Satrapi, Art Spiegelman, and Studs Terkel.
New York, NY   US

Pecan Row Press

Pecan Row Press is a small publisher with a small backlist including a children's title and a sports book for adults.
Sandhill, MS   US

Pocol Press

Pocol Press is a publishing firm dedicated to producing high-quality books from first-time, non-agented authors. However, all submissions are welcome. We're dedicated to good storytellers and to the written word, specializing in short fiction, baseball, and our established e-book market.
Our growing list of genres includes Fiction (who says the short story is dead?), Baseball (satisfying and unusual non-fiction and fiction titles), War Stories (not just blood and guts), Western (the finest cowboys and indians authors alive), Spiritual (Judeo-Christian), and Memoir (unheralded but vital).
Clifton, CA   US

PowerHouse Books

powerHouse Books, world-renowned and critically acclaimed publisher, is best known for a diverse publishing program—specialized in fine art, documentary, pop culture, fashion, and celebrity books. We have blazed a trail through the staid book publishing industry, releasing books that have sparked cultural trends and redefined commonly held perceptions of the purpose and role of art books in contemporary culture. While much is known of our books, little is known of the people who have made powerHouse Books a global name.
Brooklyn, NY   US

Racemaker Press

Racemaker Press is an award-winning, unique publisher specializing in niche books on automotive racing and its history. With a particular focus on American Open-wheel racing, Racemaker is determined to keep the sport’s rich history alive for future generations by offering diverse titles from children’s books to biographies and other non-fiction work that are sure to pique the interest of all racing fans.


Racemaker was founded in 2006 by a group of individuals passionate about automotive history and vintage racing who wanted to produce books that should be out, but aren’t books a major publisher would pick up. Historical accuracy combined with readability are the hallmarks of all of Racemaker Press’ titles. In many ways it’s a scholarly approach rooted in a desire to create compelling and entertaining reads through beautiful, well-made books available at reasonable prices.

Boston, MA   US

Random House

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

RetroMedia Publishing

Retromedia Inc. has been in business since 2005. Its primary focus is retro book publishing. The retro theme is extended to a sports memorabilia section of the online store as well.
Charlottetown, PE   CA

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

Rodmell Press

Founded in 1988 by Donald Moyer and Linda Cogozzo, Rodmell Press publishes books on yoga, Buddhism, aikido, and Taoism.
Berkeley, CA   US

Seaworthy Publications

Seaworthy Publications is a nautical book publisher that has specialized in recreational boating books since 1992.
Port Washington, WI   US

Seven Stories Press

Founded in 1995 in New York City and named for the seven authors who committed to a home with a fiercely independent spirit, Seven Stories Press publishes works of the imagination and political titles by voices of conscience. While most widely known for its books on politics, human rights, and social and economic justice, Seven Stories continues to champion literature, with a list encompassing both innovative debut novels and National Book Award–winning poetry collections, as well as prose and poetry translations from the French, Spanish, German, Swedish, Italian, Greek, Polish, Korean, Vietnamese, Russian, and Arabic.
New York, NY   US

Stackpole Books

For 80 years, Stackpole Books has been publishing the best in Outdoors, History, and Crafts.
Mechanicsburg, PA   US

Stone Fly Press

Stone Fly Press publishes books that guide fly fishermen to the best fly fishing waters and sport fish, encouraging resource stewardship and helping them align their passion with their values and aspirations for clean, sustainable fisheries.
West Palm Beach, FL   US

Summerset Press

Summerset Press is a small, specialized publishing house that was founded in 1994 in Northampton, Massachusetts, by writers Jim Kaplan and Brooks Robards. It has published books in three categories: travel, sports and poetry. Unlike many larger, commercial publishing houses, Summerset Press is committed to publication of high-quality writing, as well as to keeping its backlist in print.
Northampton, MA   US

Synergistic Press

Synergistic Press was founded in 1968, publishing an eclectic list of titles appealing to a wide range of reader interests.
San Francisco, CA   US

Texas Tech University Press

Texas Tech University Press, the book publishing office of the university since 1971 and a member of the Association of American University Presses since 1987, advances the knowledge and preservation of research and scholarship by publishing books and journals. The mission of the Press is to disseminate, within its focus areas, the fruits of scholarship in as many formats as will serve the University's broadest constituency throughout the state, the nation, and the world.

The Press publishes 25 to 30 new titles each year and has approximately 400 titles in print. The Press has lists in American liberty and justice; costume and textile studies; history and culture of Texas and the West, the Great Plains, and modern Southeast Asia during and after the Vietnam War; Jewish studies and literature; Latin American and Latino fiction; natural history and natural science; and sport in the American West. In addition, the Press publishes several scholarly journals, series for young readers, the annual winner of the Walt McDonald First-Book Competition in Poetry, and literary fiction of Texas and the West.
Lubbock, TX   US

There And Back Books

Based in Duluth, Minnesota, There and Back Books are publishers of great guidebooks featuring beautiful, wild places.
Duluth, MN   US

Trafalgar Square Books

A small, privately-owned publisher of fine equestrian books, craft books and other titles. Already in the book business since 1972 as a US distributor of British books, Trafalgar Square chose 1985 to publish its first original book — Centered Riding by Sally Swift — and it remains one of the best-selling horse books of all time. This first book led to many more equestrian books, which continue to be a hallmark for the company today. In 1990, Trafalgar Square ventured into publishing books in a few other key niches: needlecrafts, mosaics, pets, and the occasional performing arts title. Please explore this site to discover our wide range of craft books and a handful of other intriguing titles.
North Pomfret, VT   US

Turtle Press

Turtle Press publishes books in the areas of fitness, martial arts, Eastern philosophy, mind-body practices and law enforcement training.
Santa Fe, NM   US

Ulysses Press

For five of the last eight years, Ulysses Press has been named one of the fastest-growing small publishers by Publishers Weekly. Beyond market-driven, Ulysses Press focuses on highly targeted niche groups that aren’t being offered the books they want by the big corporate-owned New York houses.
Berkeley, CA   US

University of Nebraska Press

Founded in 1941, the University of Nebraska Press is a nonprofit scholarly and general interest press that publishes 170 new and reprint titles annually under the Nebraska, Bison Books, and Potomac Books imprints, and in partnership with the Jewish Publication Society, along with 30 journals. As the largest and most diversified university press between Chicago and California, with 3,000 books in print, the University of Nebraska Press is best known for publishing works in Native studies, history, sports, anthropology and geography, American studies and cultural criticism, and creative works.
Lincoln, NE   US

Venture Publishing Inc

For three decades we have been publishing Books That Matter in Recreation and Leisure Studies; Therapeutic Recreation; Activity Programming; Public, Private and Commercial Recreation; and Long-Term Care. Our company was founded with the belief that the quality of books in these fields was critical to both their intellectual growth and to professional practice.

State College, PA   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

Western Sporting Publications

Publishers of books on Falconry.
Sheridan, WY   US

Whitefish Press

The Whitefish Press is dedicated to publishing a wide variety of works on fishing history and fishing tackle. It was founded in 2006 by Dr. Todd E.A. Larson, who along with his partners Marc T. Hanger (Acquisitions Editor) and Chad S. Beckett (Legal), have worked to slowly grow the business to the point where it will be a unique voice in the publishing world for those interested in preserving our outdoor heritage.
Cincinnati, OH   US

Wilderness Press

Wilderness Press publishes books for backpackers and outdoor enthusiasts of all kinds.
Birmingham, AL   US

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

YMAA Publication Center

YMAA publishes books on Chinese and Asian martial arts, as well as healing, wellness, meditation and subjects related to Asian culture and medicine.
Wolfeboro, NH   US