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Best Book Publishing Companies in Philadelphia

A comprehensive directory of the best publishers in 2022, vetted by the team at Reedsy. Showing 14 publishers.

Autumn House Press

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

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks, Audiobooks

Submission format - Manuscript entries & contests - Submit here

Website - https://www.autumnhouse.org/

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

No One Leaves the World Unhurt

John Foy

American Home

Sean Cho A.

speculation, n.

Shayla Lawz

Quirk Books

DIY, Cookbook, History, Horror, Humor, Mystery & Crime, Politics, Sports & Outdoors, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Young Adult, Middle Grade, True Crime, Comics & Graphic Novels, Diverse Literature, LGBTQ+, BIPOC, Fiction, Children's, Nonfiction, Poetry, Novella

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature, LGBTQ, BIPOC

Submission format - Queries & manuscript entries - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Seth Grahame-Smith

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Ransom Riggs

Geekerella

Ashley Poston

Camino Press

Biographies & Memoirs, History, Business, Cookbook, Politics, Photography, Sports & Outdoors, Nonfiction

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

White Boy Rick and Crime in Detroit

Scott M. Burnstein

Big Al: Fifty Years of Adventures in Sports Broadcasting

Al Meltzer

Drinking Coffee With a Fork

Steve Bucci & Dan Brown

The Jewish Publication Society

Jewish Literature, Biographies & Memoirs, History, Education & Reference, Nonfiction, Children's

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - https://jps.org/

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Thinking About Good and Evil

Wayne Allen

The Book of Tradition

Abraham Ibn Daud

A New Hasidism: Roots

Arthur Green & Ariel Evan Mayse

Boyds Mills Press

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

Part of - Astra Publishing House > Boyds Mills & Kane > Boyds Mills Press

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

Website - https://boydsmillsandkane.com/

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

View from Pagoda Hill

Michaela MacColl

Little Scoot

Rebecca Dotlich

Grow

JoAnn Early Macken, Stephanie Fizer Colman

Plays Inverse Press

Screenplays, Fiction

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

A Failed Performance

Daniil Kharms

Your Healing Is Killing Me

Virginia Grise

Medea

Catherine Theis

F.A. Davis

Medical, Nonfiction

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books

Website - https://www.fadavis.com

☑️ Indie publisher

💥 Hit titles

Michlovitz's Modalities for Therapeutic Intervention

James W. Bellew et al

Communication & Ethics for Bodywork Practitioners

Patricia Holland & Sandra Anderson

Understanding Anatomy & Physiology: A Visual, Auditory, Interactive Approach

Gale Sloan Thompson

Camino Books

Sports & Outdoors, Travel, Cookbook, History, Art, Health & Wellbeing, Biographies & Memoirs, True Crime, Nonfiction

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

The Doctor, the Hitman, and the Motorcycle Gang

Annie McCormick

John H. McFadden and His Age, Cotton, and Culture in Philadelphia

Richard Carreño

The Art of Tony Auth to Stir, Inform and Inflame

Tony Auth

Ascension Press

Catholic, Nonfiction

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Audiobooks

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

Website - https://ascensionpress.com/

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Pocket Guide to Adoration

Josh Johnson

The Catechist's Field Guide to Confirmation

Colin MacIver

Pray, Decide, and Don't Worry

Bobby Angel & Jackie Angel

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Medical, Psychology, Health & Wellbeing, Comics & Graphic Novels, Diverse Literature, LGBTQ+, BIPOC, Nonfiction, Children's

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature, LGBTQ, BIPOC

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

Website - https://intl.jkp.com/usa/

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

How To Be Ace

Rebecca Burgess

Understanding and Supporting Children with Literacy Difficulties

Valerie Muter

Challenging Perfectionism

Dawn Starley

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