30 Top Book Publishers in Indiana (Part 2)
9. Author House:
AuthorHouse helps writers become published authors with a presence in the market. Founded in 1997 by an aspiring author who recognized the need for a simple and effective self-publishing process, AuthorHouse has grown into the world's largest self-publisher, providing premier book publishing and marketing services to authors. AuthorHouse is committed to providing the highest level of customer service available in publishing. Each of our authors is assigned a publishing consultant, who spends hours guiding them through each step of the publishing process. By choosing a combination of tools and services that best suits their goals, authors retain all rights and maintain editorial control. At AuthorHouse, you control your own publishing destiny. AuthorHouse has helped many authors who have achieved great accolades in and out of publishing and literature, including prominent personalities and those picked up by traditional publishers. Self-publishing your book can be intimidating, but you don't have to make the journey all by yourself. At AuthorHouse, you always have a team ready to help you throughout all the stages of the process.
10. Indianapolis Monthly Publishers
Founded in 1977 as Indianapolis Home and Garden, the magazine became Indianapolis Monthly in 1981 and was sold to Emmis Communications in 1988. Indianapolis Monthly, the city’s authoritative general interest magazine, provides its loyal monthly readers with compelling narrative stories and smart, lively service pieces. The magazine won the 2014 general excellence award in its circulation category from the City and Regional Magazine Association, and its content not only reflects the interests of Indianapolis but sparks conversation with its coverage of politics, sports, crime, lifestyle, entertainment, restaurants, culture, business, and the big personalities that make the Circle City go ‘round. IM sets the standard for editorial excellence in every facet of its storytelling, from the whip-smart front-of-book to the bold photography and design, and aims to surprise, delight, and inform its 209,000-plus monthly readers and 41,000 monthly subscribers.
11. TF Publishing
It all started in a basement in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1996, and has evolved into one of the most recognized brands in the industry. Today, our team is constantly working on filling the need for organization through calendars, planners, journals, and social stationery. We strive to make getting organized fun, inspirational, and something to look forward to, while providing products that appeal to everyone from moms to students and business professionals.
Along the way, we have earned many accolades and recognition, including Vendor of the Year, as named by Calendar Club Holdings and Top Licensee for Ford Motor Company. Today, we are extremely proud to be the exclusive Calendar/Planner licensee for Hallmark®, one of the most recognized brands in the world. Our product offering consists of strategic partnerships with a variety of brands, licensors, artists, and photographers – as well as exclusive designs by our own creative team.
We operate out of our eco-friendly corporate headquarters, which features a wind turbine and bio-swale full of native plants, as well as a 250,000 sq foot fulfillment facility, shipping thousands of orders daily to retailers and consumers around the world.
Together our amazing team continues to establish genuine connections through our products – and we aim to flourish, grow, and create innovative new products, bring them to homes all over the world.
12. Sams Technical Publishing
Since 1946 SAMS Technical Publishing manuals have been the standard that repair technicians have insisted upon having to provide professional repairs to their customers.Our original Quickfact manuals and Photofact® manuals have been designed to provide reliable, consistent repair data for electronics repair technicians, antique electronics restorers, and hobbyist. SAMS Technical Publishing has been the gold standard in the repair industry for TVs, VCRs, Radios, etc. Why would you settle for anything less than the original? For those models and/or chassis not covered by SAMS Photofact® manuals or Quickfact manuals, we have available OEM owners manuals and service manuals that can be ordered in both hard copy and electronic formats. Get started now by utilizing our newly enhanced search tool to locate your model and/or chassis. SAMS Technical Publishing is located in Indianapolis, Indiana where we began our journey to becoming the world's largest provider of consumer electronics manuals. Founder Howard W. Sams saw an immediate need in the market for service technicians to have schematics and other service guidelines for products they were repairing, establishing an industry repair standard, which repair shops across the country have depended on for decades.
13. Wesleyan Publishing House
Wesleyan Publishing House is a leader in communicating the message of holiness around the world. Our resources are relevant for communicating God’s unchanging message in today’s world; Inspired by offering genuine truths that are reliable and Bible-based; Practical by providing real answers to real-life needs; and Life-changing by challenging individuals to be transformed through a growing relationship with Jesus Christ. Whether you’re a pastor, a teacher, a congregational leader, or an individual—we are committed to providing you with excellent service and resources to meet your unique needs. Some of our resources will help address a specific challenge, others may inspire you to try something new, but most of all—we can help you find a resource that will speak to you and increase your passion for living as a fully-devoted follower of Jesus!
Address: 13300 Olio Rd, Fishers, IN 46037
14. Sarabande Books Inc.
Sarabande Books is a nonprofit literary press founded in Louisville, Kentucky. Established in 1994 to champion poetry, fiction, and essay, we are committed to creating lasting editions that honor exceptional writing. With over two hundred titles in print, we have earned a dedicated readership and a national reputation as a publisher of diverse forms and innovative voices. Through our internship program, Sarabande Writing Labs program, and Flo Gault Student Poetry Prize, we are proud to invest in emerging writers and serve as an educational resource locally and nationally. Sarabande publishes ten to twelve books each year, including selections for the Mary McCarthy prize in fiction, the Kathryn A. Morton prize in poetry, and the Linda Bruckheimer Series in Kentucky Literature. Sarabande authors have won or been short-listed for, among many others, the Pulitzer Prize, National Book Critics Circle Award, the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize, the National Jewish Book Award, LA Times Book Prize, Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Award, Lambda Literary awards, Story Prize Spotlight award, and several PEN/American honors, including the PEN/Hemingway.
15. Archway Publishing
Archway Publishing understands what it takes to properly prepare a manuscript for publication, and our
highly trained specialists will share that knowledge with you as we work together to create a high-quality book that fulfills your unique vision for your work.
For writers seeking the best that self-publishing can offer, Archway Publishing offers the highest-quality design, formatting, editorial, and marketing services provided by a team of specialists at Author Solutions. Simon & Schuster has provided guidelines on book design; introduced certain unique self-publishing services; designed packages tailored to meet specific author objectives; and will keep an eye out for titles that perform well in the marketplace. While Simon & Schuster has provided guidance and helped develop the publishing packages and programs available through Archway Publishing, the actual services are provided by Author Solutions.
Archway Publishing promises to help you bring your book to market using an effective combination of self-publishing and traditional methods. By choosing to self-publish, you will be able to maintain control over your work’s publication and launch your book on your own timetable.
Archway is dedicated to helping new and emerging talents find their own paths to becoming published authors.
16. TangleWood Publishing
The legendary editor, Ursula Nordstrom, said she published “good books for bad children.” Rather than books oriented toward adult mores, she looked for books with authentic characters whose speech and spirit and experiences reflected the real world and issues of young readers. Tanglewood Publishing strives to do the same. With a focus on inspiring readers to pick up a book for the pleasure of reading, Tanglewood’s list features titles with strong sales and critical acclaim, often by authors and illustrators who may have been overlooked by others.anglewood takes pride in creating fun books kids want to read. To ensure that every book we publish is kid-focused, we have created the Young Reviewers Initiative. This program connects kids and teens across the country with books in the Tanglewood Publishing process. They read the stories and provide us with their unfiltered feedback so we can really make the best books for them.Our brand new newsletter is built with you in mind. We get so excited to tell our readers about new titles, initiatives, partnerships, promotions and giveaways, and events, but we only want to send you things that will make you just as excited.