Nonfiction

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

Bick Publishing House

Publishes books for young adults and teens about sciences and its ethics, communications, arts, philosophy and psychology as well as books for adults about mental illness and recovery, addictions, living with disabilities and wildlife rehabilitation.

Published: August 8, 2013

Barricade Books

Seeks nonfiction material of a controversial nature; does not publish fiction, poetry or children

Published: August 8, 2013

Avalon Travel Publishing

Publishes travel guides between 250 and 700 pages. Only looking for books that fit into current series: Rick Steves, Moon Handbooks, Moon Metro, Moon Outdoors, Moon Living Abroad, Road Trip USA and the Dog Lovers Companion.

Published: August 8, 2013