Best Book Publishing Companies in Philadelphia

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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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/

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💥 Hit titles

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Seth Grahame-Smith

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Ransom Riggs

Geekerella

Ashley Poston

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/

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☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

No One Leaves the World Unhurt

John Foy

American Home

Sean Cho A.

speculation, n.

Shayla Lawz

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

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

Education & Reference, Math & Science, Academic, Nonfiction

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Mid size

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Submission format - Manuscript entries - Submit here

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

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💥 Hit titles

Nonnegative Matrix Factorization

Nicolas Gillis

Harmonic Analysis and Applications

John Benedetto

Data Clustering: Theory, Algorithms, and Applications, Second Edition

Guojun Gan et al

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/

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☑️ 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

McGraw Hill Education

Education & Reference, Medical, Math & Science, Law, Diverse Literature, Nonfiction

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Largest

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Diversity - Diverse Literature

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

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

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Window on Humanity

Conrad Phillip Kottak

The Unfinished Nation

Alan Brinkley

Practical Business Math Procedures

Jeffrey Slater & Sharon Wittry

Sunbury Press Books

Self-Help, History, Biographies & Memoirs, Historical Fiction, Horror, Mystery & Crime, Thriller & Suspense, Art, Sports & Outdoors, Politics, Religion & Spirituality, Action & Adventure, Fantasy, Literary Fiction, Science Fiction, Education & Reference, Nonfiction, Fiction

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

Submission format - Book proposals - Submit here

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

☑️ Indie publisher

☑️ Accepts submissions

💥 Hit titles

Ghost of the Past

Mark Mitten

Happiness is in the Kitchen

Giulio Alberoni

Capital Murder

Chris Papst

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

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

Mecca Books

Islam, History, Politics, Math & Science, Religion & Spirituality, Nonfiction

Location - Philadelphia, US

Size - Small press

Formats - Physical Books, Ebooks

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

☑️ Indie publisher

💥 Hit titles

Being Muslim: A Practical Guide

Asad Tarsin

The Burdah

Mostafa Azzam

A Trip to the Land of Scholars and Saints

Muhammad Taqi Usmani

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