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
Small Press

Arktoi Books

Arktoi Books, an imprint of Red Hen Press, specializes in publishing high quality literary work by lesbian authors. Whatever enlarges the "conversation" among all segments of the writing community is welcomed at Arktoi Books.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Aug 1 - Nov 30 Formats Paperback Book Type Subgenre Nature/Environmental
Small Press

Arte Público Press

Arte Público Press specializes in publishing contemporary novels, short stories, poetry, and drama based on U.S. Hispanic, Cuban American, Mexican American, Puerto Rican, and other themes and cultural issues.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Electronic Submissions? No Simultaneous Submissions? No Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Formats Book Type Subgenre
Small Press

Ashland Creek Press

Ashland Creek Press is a small, independent publisher of books for a better planet. Our mission is to publish a range of books that foster an appreciation for worlds outside our own, for nature and the animal kingdom, and for the ways in which we all connect.

We award an annual prize for environmental literature, The Siskiyou Prize (www.siskiyouprize.com), and publish an anthology of short fiction about animals (Among Animals).

Genres Published
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Formats
Paperback
E-book
Book Type
Short story collections
Novel
Memoir
Subgenre Commercial Fiction, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction, Nature/Environmental
Small Press

Ashland Poetry Press

The mission of the Ashland Poetry Press is to help top-rate poets in mid-career break through to first or second book publication, and to help mature poets define the best accomplishments of their writing careers through the publication of volumes of selected works.

Genres Published Poetry Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Apr 1 Formats Paperback Book Type Poetry collections Subgenre
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Atelier26 Books

Atelier26 is an independent press in Portland, Oregon, specializing in contemporary literature in elegantly designed trade editions. We are the publisher, most recently, of the debut short story collection PEOPLE LIKE YOU by Margaret Malone, a finalist for the 2016 PEN/Hemingway Award and the 2015 Balcones Fiction Prize, and named a best book of the year by The Oregonian, The Portland Mercury, Powell's Books, and The Quivering Pen.

Genres Published Fiction Electronic Submissions? Yes Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Formats Paperback Book Type
Novella
Short story collections
Novel
Subgenre Literary Fiction
Small Press

Atomic Quill Press

Atomic Quill Press is a proud participant in the vibrant cultural environment of Detroit, Michigan. We strive to produce books and publications that reflect the ethos of the city - bracingly straightforward, diverse and a bit cheeky. 

Genres Published
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Electronic Submissions? No Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period May 1 - Aug 1 Formats Book Type Subgenre