Best Literary Fiction Book Publishing Companies

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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Bellevue Literary Press

Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction, Fiction, Nonfiction

Location - New York City, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Ebooks

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

Website - https://blpress.org/

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💥 Hit titles

Tinkers

Paul Harding

The Wreckage of Eden

Norman Lock

Love Like Water, Love Like Fire

Mikhail Iossel

Wiseblood Books

Literary Fiction, Women's Fiction, Catholic, Nonfiction, Fiction, Poetry, Short Story, Novella

Location - Raleigh, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

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

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💥 Hit titles

Jennifer the Damned

Karen Ullo

If Nobody Calls, I'm Not Home

Sam Hazo

The Unfinished Life of N.

Micah Cawber

NineStar Press

LGBTQ+, Romance, Literary Fiction, Diverse Literature, Fiction

Location - Santa Fe, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Diversity - Diverse Literature

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

Website - https://ninestarpress.com/

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💥 Hit titles

Magnified

Mell Eight

Junior Hero Blues

J. K. Pendragon

Lighter

A. Aduma

Niyogi Books

Comics & Graphic Novels, Art, Photography, Travel, Architecture, Self-Help, Biographies & Memoirs, History, Politics, Historical Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Mystery & Crime, Literary Fiction, Fiction, Nonfiction

Location - New Delhi, IN

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - https://www.niyogibooksindia.com/books

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💥 Hit titles

A Day in the Life of Mangal Taram

Anita Agnihotri

A Plate of White Marble

Bani Basu

A Fistful of Mustard Seeds

E. Santhosh Kumar

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