»

| Give a Gift |

  • Digital Edition

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

The Ledge Press

The Ledge Press publishes the winner of The Ledge Poetry Chapbook Competition, which is awarded annually for a collection of poems.

Poetry No Yes Oct 31
Paperback
Chapbook

The Lives You Touch Publications

We are a small press dedicated to the creation of finely crafted poetry
and prose chapbooks.

Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
No No Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
Chapbook, Short story collections, Essay collections, Poetry collections
Autobiography/Memoir, Cross-genre, Flash Fiction, Formal, Graphic/Illustrated, Healing/Health, Humor, LGBT, Literary Fiction, Love, Narrative Nonfiction, Nature/Environmental, Prose Poetry, Regional, Religious/Spiritual, Serialized Fiction

The National Poetry Review Press

TNPRP reads book submissions via the contest model, but we publish the winner as well as, typically, one or two runners-up. We are open to all styles but tend to favor concise, sound-rich writing.

Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Yes Yes Apr 1 - Dec 1
Paperback
Short story collections, Essay collections
Experimental, Feminist, Flash Fiction, Literary Fiction, Nature/Environmental, Prose Poetry

The Post-Apollo Press

Simone Fattal founded The Post-Apollo Press in 1982, specializing in poetry, experimental writing and translation. Post-Apollo has published major American, European and Middle-Eastern poets and prose writers.

Poetry No No Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
E-book
Essay collections, Novel, Poetry collections
Prose Poetry, Translation

The Waywiser Press

Waywiser publishes literary works by new and established authors, and is also interested in restoring the reputations of writers overlooked or suffering undue neglect

Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Yes Yes Mar 1 - Jul 1
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Novella, Short story collections, Essay collections, Novel, Memoir, Poetry collections
Prose Poetry

The Word Works

We look for a well integrated manuscript of carefully crafted poems. No subject, style, or form restrictions. Manuscripts are read blind by poet reader/judges who care about strong voice and original work.

Poetry Yes Yes Jan 15 - Jul 15
Paperback
Poetry collections

Three Rooms Press

Since 1993, Three Rooms Press has been a leading independent publisher of cut-the-edge, real-life poetry, fiction, drama and art. Inspired by Dada predecessor Arthur Cravan, TRP publishes and promotes work that inspires in unique, thrilling, fearless and intimate style. In addition, TRP produces and promotes a variety of events; since 1992 it has staged major cultural events in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Paris, London and more, including poetry readings, plays, writing workshops, seminars, musical events and one-of-a-kind madcap concoctions.

Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Yes No Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
E-book
Short story collections, Novel, Memoir, Poetry collections
Autobiography/Memoir, Commercial Fiction, Literary Fiction, Pop Culture, Translation

THRUSH Press

Our taste is eclectic. We want poems that move us, a strong sense of imagery, emotion, with fresh, interesting and surprising use of language, words that resonate. We want voice. We want cohesiveness.

Poetry Yes No Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
Hardcover
Chapbook

Tiger Bark Press

Poetry Yes Yes Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
Poetry collections

Toad Press

The Toad Press International Chapbook Series publishes contemporary, exciting, beautiful, odd, and avant-garde chapbook-length translations of poetry and prose.

Poetry, Fiction
Yes Yes Oct 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
Chapbook
Cross-genre, Experimental, Literary Fiction, Micro-poetry, Prose Poetry, Translation

Toadlily Press

Toadlily Press will publish and promote poetry in perfect–bound volumes
that juxtapose multiple and diverse voices in dialogue with one another
and the reader; present work of emerging, rediscovered and celebrated
poets; create formats as artful and imaginative as the poets’
language.

Poetry No Yes Jan 1 - Jan 31
Paperback
Chapbook

Treehouse Press

We’re a small independent press hand-built for writers and artists of all persuasions happily experimenting with the chemistry shared between form and image. At Treehouse we work closely with our writers to ensure that each manuscript is lovingly nurtured.

Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Fiction
Yes Yes Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
Chapbook, Short story collections
Autobiography/Memoir, Cross-genre, Erotica, Experimental, Feminist, Flash Fiction, Graphic/Illustrated, LGBT, Literary Fiction, Love, Micro-poetry, Narrative Nonfiction, Political, Prose Poetry, Translation

Trembling Pillow Press

Trembling Pillow Press publishes new and established authors focusing on works that are experimental with a preference for poetics based on anthropological, archaeological, ecological, cognitive/neurological and Eastern thought. We are also interested in books in translation or international poetics.

Poetry Yes Yes Jul 1 - Aug 1
Paperback
Chapbook, Essay collections

Trio House Press

Trio House Press is an independent literary press publishing three or more collections of poems annually. We offer two annual poetry awards, the Trio Award for First or Second Book for emerging poets, and the Louise Bogan Award for Artistic Merit and Excellence for a book of poems contributing in an innovative and distinct way to American poetry. We also have an open reading period annually in which no award is offered.

Poetry Yes Yes Nov 1 - Apr 30
Paperback
E-book
Poetry collections

Truman State University Press

The T. S. Eliot Prize is an annual award for the best unpublished book-length collection of poetry in English, in honor of native Missourian T. S. Eliot's considerable intellectual and artistic legacy. The purpose of the prize is to publish and promote contemporary English-language poetry.

Poetry No Yes Nov 1 - Oct 31
tsehailogo.png

Tsehai Publishers

Tsehai Publishers is where a writer becomes an author. As we select our manuscripts carefully and work very hard to achieve the highest editorial quality, we also offer a wealth of beautifully designed books to devour with pleasure, and to give as thoughtful gifts.

We are an international press and our immediate mission is to provide a venue for influential writers whose works may otherwise go unpublished. Through these efforts we hope to achieve our wider goals of fostering intercultural dialogue and social justice.

Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Fiction
Yes No Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
Hardcover
Short story collections, Essay collections

Tupelo Press

Tupelo Press, which released its first five books in fall 2001, is an independent, literary press devoted to discovering and publishing works of poetry, literary fiction and nonfiction by emerging and established writers. Tupelo Press is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit company.

Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Yes Yes Jul 1 - Jul 31
Paperback
Hardcover
Audio
Chapbook, Short story collections, Essay collections
Autobiography/Memoir, Cross-genre, Experimental, Literary Fiction, Narrative Nonfiction, Prose Poetry, Religious/Spiritual, Translation

Two Sylvias Press

Two Sylvias Press is an independent press dedicated to publishing the exceptional voices of writers. We publish anthologies, poetry collections, chapbooks, fiction, creative nonfiction, and books on the craft of writing. Our publications are available in both print book and eBook. Two Sylvias Press was founded in 2010 by poets Kelli Russell Agodon and Annette Spaulding-Convy.

Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Yes Yes Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
E-book
Chapbook, Short story collections, Essay collections, Memoir, Poetry collections
4279593454_6d88cbc2a4_m.jpg

Ugly Duckling Presse

We favor emerging, international, and “forgotten” writers with well-defined formal or conceptual projects that are difficult to place at other presses. We also offer several curated series: the Eastern European Poets Series (publishing translations of poetic works from that area); the Dossier Series (specializing in conceptual and investigative works); the Lost Literature Series (bringing back neglected works of the 20th century); and 6x6, a poetry magazine. Our releases often contain handmade elements, calling attention to the labor and history of bookmaking.
Poetry No No Jan 1 - Dec 31

unbound CONTENT, LLC

unbound CONTENT is an independent press for a boundless age. Specializing in poetry, creativity is our North Star, serving as both inspiration and guidepost as we open the channels of publication to those who are driven to expression. Poetry is a dialogue between the creator and the audience, and unbound CONTENT seeks to facilitate that dialogue.

Poetry Yes No Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
E-book
Audio
Chapbook

Underground Voices

Independent book publisher publishing hard-hitting, raw, dark fiction, flash fiction, short stories, prose and poetry.

Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Yes Yes Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
E-book
Novella, Short story collections, Novel, Memoir, Poetry collections
Literary Fiction

Unicorn Press

Unicorn Press has published hand-bound chapbooks and books of poetry since 1967.

Poetry No No Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
Hardcover
Chapbook, Poetry collections

University of Iowa Press

For scholars and students, we publish literary studies (including Whitman studies), poetics, food studies, fan studies, regional history and culture, the craft of writing, and theatre studies. For general readers, we publish the winners of the Iowa Short Fiction Award, the John Simmons Short Fiction Award, and the Iowa Poetry Prize, as well as titles in literary nonfiction, the natural history of the Upper Midwest, and regional archaeology, history, and culture.

Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Yes Yes Jan 1 - Dec 31
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Short story collections, Essay collections, Memoir
Autobiography/Memoir, Historical, Narrative Nonfiction, Nature/Environmental, Pop Culture, Regional

University of Pittsburgh Press

The University of Pittsburgh Press is a scholarly publisher with distinguished books in several academic areas and in poetry and short fiction, as well as books about Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania for general readers, scholars, and students.

Poetry No Yes Mar 1 - Apr 30

University of South Carolina Press

Publish works, mainly in the humanities and social sciences, and general interest titles, particularly those of importance to the state and region. Publish 2-3 poetry titles a year. Encourage creative nonfiction.

Poetry, Creative Nonfiction
Yes Yes Jan 1 - Dec 31
<< first < previous Page: 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 next > last >>

226 - 250 of 282 results

Browse by Small Press Title

# | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | All

Subscribe to P&W Magazine | Donate Now | Advertise | Sign up for E-Newsletter | Help | About Us | Contact Us | View Mobile Site

© Copyright Poets & Writers 2014. All Rights Reserved