Best Literary Fiction Book Publishing Companies in UK

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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Strangers Press

Literary Fiction, Diverse Literature, BIPOC, Fiction

Location - Norwich, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Diversity - Diverse Literature, BIPOC

Website - https://www.strangers.press/

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Bergje

Bregje Hofstede

Reconstruction

Karin Amatmoekrim

Demons

Kang Hwa-gil

Fledgling Press

Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Middle Grade, Young Adult, Horror, Mystery & Crime, Romance, Women's Fiction, Action & Adventure, Thriller & Suspense, Fiction, Short Story, Children's

Location - Edinburgh, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Submission format - Queries - Submit here

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

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Whirligig

Andrew James Greig

When We Get To The Island

Alex Nye

Board

David C. Flanagan

Oldcastle Books

True Crime, Mystery & Crime, Thriller & Suspense, Literary Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Travel, Fiction, Nonfiction

Part of - Oldcastle Books Group > Oldcastle Books

Location - London, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Website - http://oldcastlebooks.co.uk/

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A Short History of Coffee

Gordon Kerr

A Statue for Jacob

Peter Murphy

UFOs, Aliens, and the Battle for Truth

Neil Nixon

Dead Ink Books

Literary Fiction, Fiction

Location - Liverpool, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Website - https://deadinkbooks.com/

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Sealed

Naomi Booth

Exit Management

Naomi Booth

Small Rivers

Harry Gallon

Fitzcarraldo Editions

Narrative Nonfiction, History, Literary Fiction, Fiction, Nonfiction

Location - London, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Website - https://fitzcarraldoeditions.com/

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Ash Before Oak

Jeremy Cooper

Fifty Sounds

Polly Barton

The Things We've Seen

AgustΓ­n FernΓ‘ndez Mallo

Bluemoose Books

Literary Fiction, Fiction

Location - Manchester, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - https://bluemoosebooks.com/

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The Sound Mirror

Heidi James

Captain Jesus

Colette Snowden

East Coast Road

Anna Chilvers

Peepal Tree

Literary Fiction, Diverse Literature, BIPOC, African-American, Fiction, Poetry

Location - London, GB

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Diversity - Diverse Literature, BIPOC, AfricanAmerican

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

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

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Madwoman

Shara McCallum

Daylight Come

Diana McCaulay

Modern, Age, &c.

Raymond Ramcharitar

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