Mercure's Guide to E-Publishers
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offers numerous possibilities for writers and readers. From a readers
standpoint, there is the pleasure of reading entertaining and unique
novels at inexpensive prices. For writers, there is the freedom
to write quality books that perhaps don't quite fit into the print
publisher 'niche.' Writers are free to explore in cross-genres and
break out of the common molds set by traditional publishers.
Below is a
list of non-subsidy electronic publishers. If you are a writer looking
for an e-publisher, you can use this list as a starting point. Perhaps
the best way to find the right e-publisher for you is to visit the
various sites and see what type of books each has to offer. Read
sample excerpts or purchase a book. It's also a good idea to review
sample contracts carefully, which most e-publishers put up at their
sites. Be wary of publishers that ask for money, for any type of
service. A reputable publisher will edit your book without charging
Debuted in Sept. 2000. Publishes all genres, including children's
and young adult. Books available on CD ROM or as download.
Publishing Publishes all genres. No offensive language or sexually
explicit material. A family site. Books available on CD ROM
Currently closed to submissions.
Press Publishes mystery, thriller, young adult and romance.
Offers print on demand. Is currently closed to submissions.
E-Books Publishes mostly romance, but other genres as well.
Software programs. Offering a few titles print on demand.
One of the first e-publishers online. Publishes a lot of non-fiction,
as well as other genres. Offers free books to download.
Publishes non-fiction and fiction, all genres including
young adult. Books available for download.
OnScreen Publishes fiction available in most formats on CD;
all different genres. Titles also available for download.
Books Publishing since 1994. Offers free downloads. Publishes
genre fiction, serials, drama and poetry.
Romance Publishes romantic fiction without the graphic language,
violence or sex contained in most mainstream novels. Does not edit,
but offers a separate editing service.
Tower Books Publishes Speculative e-books.
Mountain Books New publisher. Associated with The Fiction Forest.
Publishes mainstream, genre, childrens, young adult. Specializes
in the unusual. Offers books in download, floppy, and other e-reader
formats. Is currently closed to submissions.
Star Publications Publishes speculative fiction. Offers books
as downloads, CDs, and recently print on demand.
Publishing Offers books as downloads or CDs. (Site currently
Publishing Offers books as downloads. Publishes adventure, childrens,
and other genres.
Publishing Publishes classic narratives and know-how on travel,
boating, and self-sufficiency. Offers books as electronic and paperback.
Press Publishes fiction and non-fiction by women and for women.
Unlimited "Romance for the future." Publishes erotic, horror,
futuristic, and paranormal on disk or as download.
On The Net Publishes non-fiction and fiction in all genres.
Download or on CD.
An England publisher. New online.
Ebooks Canadian based electronic publisher, publishing adult
books, and a new line of children's literature with resources for
homeschoolers and teachers.
Fiction Works Publishes books in paperback, audio and as download.
shell word Factory Accepts all genres. Books available as downloads
and on disks.
Publishing Publishes Romance. E-books and paperbacks.
Canadian. Accepts all genres except erotica. Download or diskette.
View Publishing Specializes in Christian books.
Concepts Publishing Publishes all genres, including romance,
fantasy, mainstream and mystery. Established in 1996.
Publishes genre fiction. E-publisher with their own reading software,
Nitelinks Story Reader.
Online publishers of children's materials. Publishing in multimedia
format with soundtracks, narration and Flash animation. Free samples
Originals. Accept all kinds of non-fiction including academic
works, as well as fiction and drama for both adults and younger
readers. Publishes e-books in French and American.
Romance Looking for "Greater Love Stories. . . the stories many
of you love to write but can't seem to sell in the traditional romance
marketplace." Is currently closed to submissions.
Of Life Woman's fiction as download and paperback.
Books All genres, available as download, CD, and paperback.
Reading Edge Books as download. Limited titles.
E Books For readers who enjoy a variety of genres sprinkled
with splashes of erotica. Books as downloads.
Saint Publications Publishes humor, cookbooks, non-fiction.
An e-publisher and small press publisher.
Writer Publications Publishes romantice suspense. Download
Owl Press Quality Fiction, academic and reference works. Books
Books New publication. Publishes in most ebook formats
Publishing Ebooks on CD only. (Takes ALL rights)
Publishes most genres, including young adult and childrens. Has
all readable formats.
Wrangler Publishing Publishes in most genres, including inspirational,
YA and children's. Edits work for a fee.
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that e-publishers are listed on this page for your information only,
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