Best Children's Book Publishing Companies

A comprehensive directory of the best publishers in 2022, vetted by the team at Reedsy. Filter for top publishers by genre, location, and more!

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August House

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

Location - Atlanta, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Anansi and the Tug o'War

Bobby Norfolk & Sherry Norfolk

As Luck Would Have It

Robert D. San Souci

Go to Sleep, Gecko!

Margaret Read MacDonald

Balzer and Bray

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

Part of - HarperCollins > HarperCollins Children's Books > Balzer and Bray

Location - Edinburgh, GB

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

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

💥 Hit titles

The Hate U Give

Angie Thomas

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Becky Albertalli

Dumplin'

Julie Murphy

Peachtree Publishers

Picture Book, Middle Grade, Young Adult, Cookbook, DIY, Environmental, Biographies & Memoirs, Travel, Children's, Fiction, Nonfiction

Part of - Trustbridge Global Media > Peachtree Publishers

Location - Atlanta, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Website - https://peachtree-online.com/

💥 Hit titles

No! Said Rabbit

Marjoke Henrichs

Superlative Birds

Leslie Bulion

Little Whale

Jo Weaver

Tuttle Publishing

Picture Book, Middle Grade, Art, Architecture, Business, Cookbook, DIY, History, Manga, Travel, Health & Wellbeing, Religion & Spirituality, Children's, Nonfiction

Part of - Periplus Publishing Group > Tuttle Publishing

Location - Woodstock, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

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

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

My First Origami Kit

Joel Stern

Buddhism Plain and Simple

Steve Hagen

A Geek in Japan

Hector Garcia

Faithwords

Christian, Religion & Spirituality, Diverse Literature, Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's

Part of - Hachette > Hachette Nashville > Faithwords

Location - Nashville, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature

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

💥 Hit titles

Crushing: God Turns Pressure into Power

T. D. Jakes

Healing the Soul of a Woman

Joyce Meyer

The Shack

William P. Young

Ben Yehuda Press

Jewish Literature, Education & Reference, Religion & Spirituality, Biographies & Memoirs, Self-Help, Nonfiction, Children's

Location - New York City, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Return to the Place

Jill Hammer

Beside Still Waters

Rachel Barenblat et al

Down to Earth Judaism

Arthur Waskow

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

Bloomsbury Children's Books

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

Part of - Bloomsbury > Bloomsbury Children's Books

Location - London, GB

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Website - https://www.bloomsbury.com/us/childrens/

☑️ Indie publisher

💥 Hit titles

Harry Potter

J.K. Rowling

A Court of Thorns and Roses

Sarah J. Maas

Ruby Has A Worry

Tom Percival

MTV Books

Young Adult, Children's

Part of - Simon and Schuster > Simon and Schuster Children's Publishing > MTV Books

Location - New York City, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

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

💥 Hit titles

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Stephen Chbosky

Forget You

Jennifer Echols

Me Since You

Laura Wiess

Art / Books

Picture Book, Art, Biographies & Memoirs, Photography, Architecture, Nonfiction, Children's

Location - London, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - https://www.artbookspublishing.co.uk/

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

The Roundel

Tamsin Dillon

Lament

Bettina von Zwehl & Josh Cohen

Modern World

Michael Bracewell

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