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Best Biographies & Memoirs Book Publishing Companies

A comprehensive directory of the best publishers in 2023, vetted by the team at Reedsy. Showing 114 publishers.

Prestel Publishing

Picture Book, Art, Cookbook, Photography, Architecture, Middle Grade, History, Politics, Biographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction, Children's

Part of - Penguin Random House > Random House > Prestel Publishing

Location - New York City, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - , Physical Books, Audiobooks, Ebooks

Submission format - Book proposals -

Website - https://prestelpublishing.penguinrandomhouse.de/PublishingHouse/Prestel/58500.rhd

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Behind Bars

Vince Pollard

To Asia, With Love

Hetty McKinnon

A Visual Protest: The Art of BANKSY

Gianni Mercurio

Kensington Publishing

Biographies & Memoirs, Education & Reference, African-American, History, Religion & Spirituality, Self-Help, Mystery & Crime, Thriller & Suspense, Historical Fiction, Romance, Urban Fiction, Westerns, True Crime, Diverse Literature, LGBTQ+, BIPOC, Fiction, Nonfiction

Location - New York City, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature, LGBTQ, BIPOC

Submission format - Queries - Submit here

Website - https://www.kensingtonbooks.com/

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Crimson Phoenix

John Gilstrap

After Francesco

Brian Malloy

Plain Jane

Fern Michaels

Africa World Press & The Red Sea Press

African-American, Math & Science, Art, Architecture, History, Biographies & Memoirs, Health & Wellbeing, History, Religion & Spirituality, BIPOC, Diverse Literature, Nonfiction

Location - New York City, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Diversity - BIPOC, Diverse Literature

Website - http://africaworldpressbooks.com/

☑️ Indie publisher

💥 Hit titles

Voices of a Black Nation

Theodore G. Vincent

My Life, My Ethiopia

Mary Tadesse

Ubuntu for Warriors

Colin Chasi

Quarto Explores

Biographies & Memoirs, Travel, History, Nonfiction

Part of - Quarto Group > Quarto Explores

Location - London, GB

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - https://www.quarto.com/

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

The Art of Mindful Birdwatching

Claire Thompson

Maps of the United Kingdom

Rachel Dixon & Livi Gosling

Ten Tales from Tibet

Lhakpa Yeshe

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