Recommended & Highly Recommended Publishing Companies
- Baen: Highly Recommended – Sci Fi
- Bitingduck Press: Indie Press – Currently focusing on Sci Fi – but will be expanding. Recently gained the imprint (see below for information on imprints) Boson Books
- DAW – Belongs to Penguin, and looks to focus on fantasy
- DiskUs Publishing: It looks like they publish children’s, YA’s, and just about everything except travel.
- Harper Collins: Business, Children’s, Cooking, Lifestyles, Mystery, Non-Fiction (including Science & Nature – and several other sub-genres), Romance, Sci Fi, Self Improvement, Spirituality
- IPG – Independent Publisher’s Group: They have several client publishers.Little, Brown & Company: Publishing fiction and nonfiction, this company is well known for its books on history, biography, current affairs, memoirs. It also publishes nature guides, and other non-fiction books in areas such as childrearing, pet-care, personal reference, health, and cookbooks. This publishing company launched the imprint “Reagan Arthur Books” who published my favorite author: Elizabeth Kostova (The Historian). It also owns other imprints.
- Mudania Press: Romance, Sci Fi, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, and Paranormal
- SFWA– Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America:
- TorCom: Sci Fi, Fantasy, the Universe – and seems to include books for children
- Turner Publishing Company: Fiction (literature, Children’s Books, Mysteries, Thrillers) and Nonfiction (including Travel, Bio and Memoir, Cooking/Food, and more)
FYI: A Publishing Industry Imprint – Usually a trade name used by a publishing company to market works to various yet specific audiences.