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Publishers of books about writing, editing and publishing

Allison and Busby

Independent Publishers Since 1967 - publishing an array of books, from crime and thrillers to literary, historical and women's fiction, to fantasy, memoirs, and books on popular culture.
London,   UK

Allworth Press

Publishes business and self-help books for artists, photographers, graphic designers, and interior designers as well as for filmmakers, performing artists, and authors as well as legal and personal finance guides for the general public.
New York, NY   US

Bamboo Ridge Press

Bamboo Ridge Press is the oldest and longest-running independent literary press in the state and one of the oldest continuously publishing small presses in the nation. Bamboo Ridge was founded in 1978 to foster the appreciation, understanding, and creation of literary, visual, or performing arts by, for, or about the people of Hawai’i. It is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization funded by book sales and individual donors and supplemented in part by government and private foundation grants.
Honolulu, HI   US

Banff Centre Press

The Banff Centre Press is uniquely positioned to publish the great wealth and diversity of content written at and commissioned by The Banff Centre, the world's largest arts and creativity incubator.
Banff, AB   CA

Belgrave House

Belgrave House offers ebooks of previously (paper) published fiction. We are especially noted for womens fiction, mysteries, contemporary, historical and paranormal romance.
Plano, TX   US

BkMk Books

During its first four years, BkMk Press published only chapbooks. In 1975, BkMk Press published its first full-length poetry collection, Kansas City Outloud, an anthology of Kansas City-area writers with an introduction by John Ciardi. Since then, the press has concentrated on full-length collections of poetry, short fiction, and creative essays. Today, the press publishes four to six titles a year and has over 80 titles in print. The press has published writers from all over the United States and abroad, but it has also published many writers from Kansas City and the Midwest.
Kansas City, MO   US

Broadview Press

An independent academic publisher in the humanities since 1985, our focus is very much on English Studies and Philosophy, but within those two core subject areas we are open to a broad range of academic approaches and political viewpoints. We welcome feminist perspectives, and we have a particular interest in addressing environmental issues.
Peterborough, ON   CA

Fairleigh Dickinson University Press

Established in 1967, Fairleigh Dickinson University Press has published over 1,500 books in the humanities and social sciences, with special strengths in history and literature. Fairleigh Dickinson University also publishes The Literary Review: An International Journal of Contemporary Literature, which was founded in 1957 and is now under the editorship of Minna Proctor.
Madison, NJ   US

Komenar Publishing

KOMENAR Publishing believes a novel should be a compelling read. Readers are entitled to stories with strong forward momentum, engaging and dynamic characters, and evocative settings.
Walnut Creek, CA   US

Laurence King Publishers

Established in London in 1991, Laurence King Publishing is now recognised as one of the world's leading publishers of books on the creative arts.
London,   UK

Meriwether Publishing Ltd

America’s foremost publisher of theatre arts books by leading drama educators and professionals in theatre worldwide.
Colorado Springs, CO   US

Michael Wiese Productions

Leading publisher of film books on writing, directing and creating movies.
Studio City, CA   US

Parlay Press

Parlay Press specializes in textbooks and academic books on language and writing.
Hilton Head, SC   US

Square One Publishers

Square One Publishers, Inc. is a dynamic New York-based book publishing company designed to produce, market, and sell quality books to any number of specialized high-growth markets. In addition to alternative health, Square One specializes in books on cooking, parenting, business/personal finance, self-help, history, and memoir among others. Square One has been named one of the top ten fastest-growing indie book publishers in North America by Publishers Weekly for six years in a row.
New Hyde Park, NY   US

Townsend Press

Townsend Press is an independent publisher of acclaimed educational materials for students in grade school through college. Our books include the popular Ten Steps Reading Series, The TP Vocabulary Series, The Bluford Series, The King School Series, and The Townsend Library.
West Berlin, NJ   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

Webster House Publishing

Publishers of Test Preparation, Curriculum-oriented Review Books, and General Reference works for Middle School through Graduate School.
Georgetown, CT   US

Write IT Well

Write It Well (formerly Advanced Communication Designs, Inc.) was founded in 1980 to help people in the workplace communicate clearly and work together effectively.
Oakland, CA   US