Best Book Publishing Companies in Boston

A comprehensive directory of the best publishers in 2021, vetted by the team at Reedsy. Filter for top publishers by genre, location, and more!

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Candlewick Press

Picture Book, Middle Grade, Young Adult, Children's

Part of - Walker Books > Candlewick Press

Location - Boston, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

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

☑️ Indie publisher

💥 Hit titles

Where's Waldo?

Martin Handford

The Tale of Despereaux

Kate DiCamillo

Judy Moody and Stink

Megan McDonald

Small Beer Press

Science Fiction, Fantasy, Literary Fiction, Diverse Literature, BIPOC, Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Short Story

Location - Boston, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature, BIPOC

Submission format - Queries - Submit here

Website - https://smallbeerpress.com/

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Never Have I Ever

Isabel Yap

Terra Nullius

Claire G. Coleman

In Other Lands

Sarah Rees Brennan

Page Street Publishing

Picture Book, Middle Grade, Young Adult, Cookbook, Sports & Outdoors, Math & Science, DIY, Environmental, Comics & Graphic Novels, Diverse Literature, LGBTQ+, BIPOC, Children's, Nonfiction

Location - Boston, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature, LGBTQ, BIPOC

Submission format - Queries & mansucript entries - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Stronger Than a Bronze Dragon

Mary Fan

Home and Away

Candice Montgomery

Echo North

Joanna Ruth Meyer

Fair Winds Press

Cookbook, Health & Wellbeing, Self-Help, Sports & Outdoors, Nonfiction

Part of - Quarto Group > Fair Winds Press

Location - Boston, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - https://www.quartoknows.com/Fair-Winds-Press

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

The Great Cholesterol Myth

Jonny Bowden et al

The Path of the Witch

Lidia Pradas

Press Here! Ayurvedic Head Massage for Beginners

Hillary Arrieta

Versify

Picture Book, Middle Grade, Young Adult, Diverse Literature, Children's, Poetry

Part of - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt > Versify

Location - Boston, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

Website - https://www.hmhbooks.com/imprints/versify

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Anya and the Nightingale

Sofiya Pasternack

The Year I Flew Away

Marie Arnold

Emmy in the Key of Code

Aimee Lucido

Paraclete Press

Christian, Catholic, Nonfiction, Fiction, Children's, Poetry

Location - Boston, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - https://paracletepress.com/

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

My Baptism Book

Sophie Piper

The Fire Within

Ronald Rolheiser

Looking From the Precipice

Botrus Mansour

Pauline Books and Media

Catholic, Nonfiction

Part of - Daughters of St. Paul > Pauline Books and Media

Location - Boston, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - http://www.pauline.org/

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

In Caelo Et In Terra

Daughters of St Paul

30 Days With Married Saints

Kent Lasnoski & Caitlin Lasnoski

Millennial Nuns

The Daughters of Saint Paul

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Education & Reference, Picture Book, Young Adult, Middle Grade, Nonfiction, Poetry, Children's

Location - Boston, US

Size - Largest

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

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

💥 Hit titles

My Little Ocean

Katrin Wiehle

Almost Time

Gary D. Schmidt et al

Ghosts of the Missing

Kathleen Donohoe

Mariner Books

Literary Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

Part of - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt > Mariner Books

Location - Boston, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Website - https://www.hmhbooks.com/imprints/mariner-books

💥 Hit titles

Life of Pi

Yann Martel

Fun Home

Alison Bechdel

On the Plain of Snakes

Paul Theroux

International Press of Boston

Academic, Math & Science, Education & Reference, Nonfiction

Location - Boston, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - https://intlpress.com/

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Acta Mathematica

Tobias Ekholm

Journal of Combinatorics

Ronald Graham & Fan Chung

Selected Papers from the Journal of Differential Geometry

Simon Donaldson et al

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