109 Top Book Publishers in Massachusetts Part 6
IPNE's goal is simple - to help independent publishers build and grow their publishing and related businesses. We serve as a collaborative educational and trade association for small and mid-size independent book publishers and independent authors in the six New England states.
Founded by book designers and production editors, Publishers’ Design and Production Services, Inc. truly understands the work that goes into writing, designing, and publishing a book. And being on the self-publishing end allows us the chance to champion authors and works from all around the country.
It is a privilege to help bring authored works to light. We believe in letting writers retain the rights to their work, making it a point that they have complete control. Our goal is to help writers succeed.
With extensive scholarly publishing experience, we can provide you with market research, competitive analysis, P&L modelling, and ROI assessment. We offer experience with implementing and measuring outcomes from a variety of revenue-generating models including institutional subscription, perpetual access, Pay-Per-View, Patron Driven Access, custom publishing, e-commerce, and advertising.
104- That's Entertainment
We participate in national events like Free Comic Book Day, Record Store Day, and International TableTop Day. We also hold events like Magic the Gathering, HeroClix, and Star Wars: X-Wing tournaments, free board game demonstrations, special guest signings, and more! Check back to our website, social media, or sign up for our newsletter at the top of our home page for news about all of our events, as well as new products, collections, sales and exclusive fan specials!
105- The Time Capsule
The Time Capsule opened in its current location in 2003. Rob Yeremian had started selling comics at comic conventions throughout New England from 1987 until 1993 when he opened up his first store in Warwick called Time Capsule Comics. Rob sold the store in 1998 to move to California. After spending some time there, he returned to Rhode Island and was planning on opening another store but the Internet was really starting to have a huge impact on the buying and selling of collectables, particularly this little start-up a site called eBay.
Inside our catalogues you’ll find solutions to every K-12 classroom challenge—from reading intervention and vocabulary instruction to targeted practice and standards-mastery for math and language arts—both in print and online. Our singular goal is to provide you with everything you need to create safe learning environments that encourage curiosity and discovery in your students—environments designed to engage your students, improving their capacity to learn and their educational outcomes.
107- Summerset Press
Summerset Press is a small, specialized publishing house that was founded in 1994 in Northampton, Massachusetts, by writers Jim Kaplan and Brooks Robards. It has published books in three categories: travel, sports and poetry. Unlike many larger, commercial publishing houses, Summerset Press is committed to the publication of high-quality writing, as well as to keeping its backlist in print.
108- Cheng & Tsui
Cheng & Tsui is the leading publisher of Asian language learning textbooks & multimedia educational materials. Since its founding in 1979, Cheng & Tsui has been dedicated to “Bringing Asia to the World.”
Racemaker Press is an award-winning, unique publisher specializing in niche books on automotive racing and its history. With a particular focus on American Open-wheel racing, Racemaker is determined to keep the sport’s rich history alive for future generations by offering diverse titles from children’s books to biographies and other non-fiction work that are sure to pique the interest of all racing fans. Racemaker was founded in 2006 by a group of individuals passionate about automotive history and vintage racing who wanted to produce books that should be out but aren’t books a major publisher would pick up. Historical accuracy combined with readability is the hallmarks of all of Racemaker Press’ titles. In many ways, it’s a scholarly approach rooted in a desire to create compelling and entertaining reads through beautiful, well-made books available at reasonable prices.