Amber Books publishes non-fiction books for adults and children, covering such subjects as aviation, health and medicine, social history, science and nature, music, and transport. Among their titles are highly illustrated encyclopaedias. Their military history and technology list continues to grow and develop, with a number of new titles appearing in the Essential ID Guide series covering the post-war period, and a new true crime titles, Unsolved Crimes and Mapping Crime.
Established in 2007, Beau to Beau Books produces romantic novels aimed primarily at gay men. The founder Beau to Beau Books, B.W. Wright, shares Oscar Wilde's belief that male love is the noblest form of affection, and hopes that through these novels the message that gay men can find a significant other with whom to share their lives will be conveyed.
Based in Kent, Caffeine Nights Publishing was formed in 2007. It produces crime and contemporary fiction in hardback, paperback, eBook, CD, mobile phone and other digital platforms. Its goal is to provide a new business model for publishing that is greener and more sustainable. Its authors include neuroscience thriller writer Greg Dawe, detective novel writer Nick Quantrill's and crime thriller writer Darren E Laws.
David & Charles is an international publisher of illustrated non-fiction books. Founded in Devon in 1960, it became renowned for its classic books on the railways and canals of the UK. Although it has expanded into new areas, this heritage continues today. In 2000, it was acquired by F+W Publications (now F+W Media), a leading US publisher of special interest books and magazines. Its audience includes genealogists and family historians, graphic designers, fine artists, writers, crafters, quilters, photographers and woodworkers.
Based in Canada, ECW Press has published more than 1,000 books, many of which have been translated into dozens of languages. 'ECW' originally stood for Essays on Canadian Writing, the name of the journal of literary criticism it started in 1974. It now publishes a wide range of commercial and literary works and supports all its titles with innovative marketing and promotion
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 lifestyle, through to stock market investing, trading and professional guides. They produce high quality, highly focussed titles written by leading authors, journalists and experts.
Inside Pocket is an independent publisher, producing critically acclaimed, fun-packed stories by great new authors - some puzzling, some mysterious, and some beautifully illustrated by talented new artists. Their books are traditional good reads and exciting adventures for boys and girls alike. They work closely with teachers, libraries and children's theatres, and place special emphasis on developing and publishing new writers and illustrators.
Legend Press was set up in 2005 and focuses mainly on mainstream literary and commercial fiction. It has recently launched its first non-fiction and business titles, along with a range of successful across-industry initiatives and joint-ventures. One of the fastest-growing independent publishers, Legend Press is passionate about championing new and high-profile authors and ensuring the book remains a product of enjoyment and fulfillment.
Mills & Boon is a British publisher of romance novels. It was founded in 1908, and was independent until its purchase in 1971 by Harlequin Enterprises. It has several imprints that, between them, account for about 75% of the romance paperbacks published in Britain. It has over 3 million regular readers in the UK annually. In addition to special releases, Mills & Boon currently publishes 10 series, with several titles appearing each month in each series.
Based in the Isle of Man, M P Publishing, management and distribution offers a full support package for the publication of individual books, both printed conventional book publishing and the electronic management and distribution of large book portfolios from established publishing houses. The company owns world eBook rights to more than 300 books and aims to be one of the leading publishers eBooks.
MX Publishing provides services to authors who write in their area of expertise as a form of business development and advertising. They advise authors on publishing their books in traditional format eBook, Kindle and iPad versions of their books, marketing and selling, direct shipping to their customers. setting up a website and getting press coverage.
Established in 2002, M-y Books is an independent UK publisher that offers a high quality 'boutique' approach to self-publishing. Recognising that in the modern publishing world many authors need to take the self-publishing route, it offers a unique service covering all aspects of successful publishing, including marketing, promotion, distribution and sales of each title produced in eBook and audio book formats, as well as printed hardback and paperback books.
Profile was founded in 1996 to publish non-fiction in a wide range of fields, including history and current affairs, business and economics, science and biography, with a sprinkling of humour. It also publishes all The Economist Books. Profile best sellers include Eats Shoots & Leaves by Lynne Truss and a series of books published in association with the New Scientist - Does Anything Eat Wasps?, Why Don't Penguins Feet Freeze?, How to Fossilize a Hamster and Do Polar Bears Get Lonely? In 2002 the company acquired the HarperCollins UK business list, which comprised some 70 books, and in 2007 it acquired Serpent's Tail, which publishes distinctive award-winning international fiction as well as cutting-edge non-fiction.
Pustak Mahal is India's largest publisher of mass appeal books. A family-owned company established in 1974, it has published more than 1,500 titles. Of these, about 50 titles have featured on the bestseller lists. Pustak Mahal books cover a wide range of topics, but there is a particular focus on language-learning and supplementary books for children. These include Children's Encyclopaedias, Fun-while-you-learn science books and Do-it-yourself books for children.
Founded in 1990, Summersdale is one of the UK's top independent non-fiction publishers. It creates entertaining and informative books and makes them widely available at affordable prices. It publishes about 90 titles per year in the following genres: humour, gift, travel writing, self-help and general interest. Its gift and humour books alone have sold more than one and a half million copies worldwide, with rights sold in 37 countries. High standards of editing, design and production are essential elements in all of its products.
The Floating Press makes hundreds of books from best-selling authors available in Adobe PDF, Microsoft Reader, Epub and Mobipocket ebook formats. Its collection is currently retailing through leading online eBookstores. Its titles regularly feature in the bestselling lists on eBooks.com. It is well known for its exquisite book covers designed with the eBook and online market in mind.
Tindal Street Press is an independent publisher of regional literary fiction with a national reputation for excellence and a prize-listing record that is the envy of many established imprints (e.g., three Booker nominations since 2003). Based in Birmingham, it aims to find writers of national and international significance from places other than London and the South East - where nearly all of the English publishing industry is based. It seeks to be recognized by readers, authors and its peers in publishing for developing outstanding literary talent and publishing first class contemporary, predominantly regional, literary fiction.
Untreed Reads is dedicated to bringing the best new fiction and non-fiction ebooks to readers throughout the world. It encourages authors to visit its Submissions section for all details on submitting work for consideration. It also runs The Untreed Reads Blog, a news and information update about anything and everything happening in the world of eBooks.
Wild Horse Press is a romance and erotic romance eBook publisher based in Tennessee, USA. Its print books are available in trade paperback and sometimes in hardback for purchase through online bookstores. Its list also includes historical, paranormal, fantasy and sci-fi titles.
Wiley is a global publishing company that specializes in academic publishing. It markets its books to professionals, higher education instructors and students, and researchers and practitioners in scientific, technical, medical and scholarly fields, as well as to the general public. Among its publications is the very popular For Dummies series of instructional / reference books intended to present non-intimidating guides for readers new to the various topics covered.