Nonfiction

DeVorss & Company

Publishes nonfiction titles on metaphysical, spiritual, inspirational, New Thought, positive thinking, alternative health and lifestyles, religion and self-improvement topics. No submissions by email, fax or web.

Published: August 8, 2013

Dawn Publications

Publishes nature-awareness/natural-science books for children and adults. No talking animals, fantasies or legends. Submit by regular mail or email per guidelines.

Published: August 8, 2013

Chronicle Books

Publishes adult trade books on fine art, design, photography, pop culture, craft, fashion, beauty, home decor, relationships, mind/body/spirit, cookbooks and unusual formats such as interactive journals, card decks and stationery. Also publishes fiction books for children and young adults. Submit proposals by email or regular mail.

Published: August 8, 2013

City Lights Publishers

Publishes fiction, essays, memoirs, translations, poetry and books on social and political issues. Accepts queries and proposals by postal mail only.

Published: August 8, 2013

Coach House Books

Publishes literary fiction, drama, innovative poetry and books about Toronto. Considers Canadian authors only. Prefers electronic submissions.

Published: August 8, 2013

Breakaway Books

Publishes fiction, poetry and essays on sports, specifically on the experience of being an athlete. Also publishes boating and boatbuilding books. Submit queries by email or regular mail.

Published: August 8, 2013

Chelsea Green Publishing

Independent publisher specializing in nonfiction about sustainable-living issues, including organic gardening, local agricultural movements, political activism supporting sustainable economics, environmentally-friendly building techniques, etc. Submit queries by email (preferred) or postal mail.

Published: August 8, 2013

Black Lawrence Press

Publishes contemporary literature and nonfiction, and is particularly dedicated to poetry collections, cultural studies, biographies, memoirs and short story collections. Also publishes translations of German and French poetry. Submit via online submission manager.

Published: August 8, 2013

Bilingual Review Press

Publishes literary fiction (including short-story collections), nonfiction, poetry, translations and drama. Titles are by or about U.S. Hispanics. Publishes both established and emerging writers.

Published: August 8, 2013

Beacon Press

Publishes nonfiction on a wide variety of topics, including biography, religion, history, current affairs, politics, gay/lesbian/gender studies, education, African American studies, religion, women

Published: August 8, 2013