Best 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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Acadian House

Cookbook, History, Biographies & Memoirs, Religion & Spirituality, Christian, Self-Help, Business, Sports & Outdoors, Nonfiction

Location - New Orleans, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Queries - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Waiting for Eli: A Father's Journey from Fear to Faith

Chad Judice

The Four Hurdles of Life

Dale Brown

Eli's Reach

Chad Judice

Spectra

Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, Fiction

Part of - Penguin Random House > Random House > Bantam Books > Spectra

Location - New York City, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Website - http://www.randomhousebooks.com/

💥 Hit titles

Game of Thrones

George R. R. Martin

The Lies of Locke Lamora

Scott Lynch

Assassin's Quest

Robin Hobb

Cleis Press

Romance, Self-Help, Feminism, Biographies & Memoirs, Health & Wellbeing, LGBTQ+, Diverse Literature, Fiction, Nonfiction

Location - New York City, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - https://cleispress.com/

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

A Dirty Word

Steph Auteri

A Is For Amour

Alison Tyler

A (Not So) Lonely Partner

Karina Kennedy

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

Carina Press

Romance, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Diverse Literature, Fiction, Novella

Part of - HarperCollins > Harlequin > Carina Press

Location - Toronto, CA

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature

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

💥 Hit titles

Hot Copy

Ruby Barrett

Knit, Purl, a Baby and a Girl

Hettie Bell

Learned Reactions

Jayce Ellis

Baen Press

Fantasy, Science Fiction, Fiction

Location - Raleigh, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Submission format - Contests - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

A Call to Duty

David Weber & Timothy Zahn

Frontier

Patrick Chiles

Governor

David Weber & Richard Fox

Lion Hudson

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

Part of - SPCK > Lion Hudson

Location - Oxford, GB

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Audiobooks

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Louisa Freya, Dragon Slayer

Amy Scott Robinson

Jane Austen Investigates

Julia Golding

The Lion Bible for Children

Helen Cann & Murray Watts

Workman Publishing

Middle Grade, Environmental, Cookbook, Health & Wellbeing, DIY, Children's, Nonfiction

Location - New York City, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Energy Animated

Tyler Jorden

In Case You Get Hit by a Bus

Abby Schneiderman, Adam Seifer, Gene Newman

Home Ec for Everyone

Sharon Bowers & David Bowers

Bywater Books

LGBTQ+, Romance, Young Adult, Women's Fiction, Action & Adventure, Historical Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Humor, Biographies & Memoirs, Science Fiction, Diverse Literature, BIPOC, Fiction, Nonfiction

Location - Detroit, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature, BIPOC

Submission format - Manuscript entries & book proposals - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

96 Hours

Georgia Beers

Beowulf for Cretins

Ann McMan

Compass Rose

Anna Burke

Lee & Low Books

Picture Book, Middle Grade, Young Adult, African-American, Comics & Graphic Novels, Diverse Literature, LGBTQ+, BIPOC, Children's

Location - New York City, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature, LGBTQ, BIPOC

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

☑️ Indie publisher

💥 Hit titles

I'll Build You a Bookcase

Jean Ciborowski Fahey

The Wind Called My Name

Mary Louise Sanchez

I Am Alfonso Jones

Tony Medina

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