Small Presses

Whether you're pursuing the publication of your first book or your fifth, use our Small Presses database to research publisher interests, contact information, and submission guidelines.

Small Press Genres Published Electronic Submissions? Simultaneous Submissions? Reading Period Formats Book Type Subgenre
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Dalkey Archive Press

Dalkey Archive Press is a nonprofit organization whose mission is the preservation of literary works of art through publication. We primarily publish literary fiction, rarely poetry or non-fiction, and place a heavy emphasis upon fiction that belongs to the experimental tradition of Sterne, Joyce, Rabelais, Flann O’Brien, Beckett, Gertrude Stein, and Djuna Barnes.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Formats
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Audio
Book Type Subgenre Experimental, Literary Fiction
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Deep Vellum Publishing

Deep Vellum Publishing is a not-for-profit literary publisher that seeks to enhance the open exchange of ideas among cultures and to connect the world’s greatest untranslated contemporary writers of literature and creative nonfiction with English-language readers for the first time through original translations, while facilitating educational opportunities for students of translation in the Dallas community, and promoting a more vibrant literary community in north Texas and beyond.

Genres Published
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Formats
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Audio
Book Type
Novella
Short story collections
Novel
Subgenre Translation
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Deerbrook Editions

Deerbrook Editions strives to advocate for authors and artists by publishing their work in well designed trade books. Interested in imaginative and experimental literature, Deerbroook is a small press developing to do more of what we do in the way of promoting and marketing. We also aim to connect authors with a wider audience through available media and celebrate literature while encouraging reading and thereby advancing literacy. See our Website for more information.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Jul 31 Formats Paperback Book Type
Short story collections
Poetry collections
Subgenre
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Del Sol Press

Del Sol Press seeks to publish exceptional work by both new and recognized writers, as well as republish literary works that we consider extremely significant and that have gone out of print. Our approach is eclectic, but our emphasis is on original, unique, and accessible work WITH AN EDGE.
Genres Published
Poetry
Creative Nonfiction
Fiction
Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? No Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Formats Book Type Subgenre
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Diamond Point Press

We publish 6″ x 9″ chapbooks between 20 and 49 pages. We once published fiction but now exclusively publish poetry. We are primarily interested in the non-narrative, the imagistic, the dream-like, the psychedelic and the surreal. That said, we hold a soft spot in our hearts for confessional poetry.

Genres Published Poetry Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Formats
Paperback
E-book
Book Type Chapbook Subgenre Cross-genre, Experimental, Formal, Humor, Micro-poetry, Nature/Environmental, Prose Poetry, Regional, Religious/Spiritual, Translation, War
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Diasporic Africa Press, Inc.

Our mission is to publish works that further scholarship and quality education throughout Africa and the world. We publish books that are accessible to readers, contribute to knowledge about the African world, and built on research and reflection. More broadly, we consider works that engage important matters in the areas of African and African diasporic history and culture, providing a literature which promotes inquiry and substantive discussion.

Genres Published Creative Nonfiction Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? No Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Formats
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Book Type
Essay collections
Memoir
Subgenre Autobiography/Memoir, Historical, Narrative Nonfiction, Translation