publishes books in the best tradition of old-fashioned quality
publishing. For too long, "establishment" publishers have
ignored the potential and the quality of many writers who,
therefore, never got an opportunity to share their work with
an audience. As a result, most writers' books have never
seen the light of day. Some undiscovered writers felt forced
to self-publish their books, or to pay large sums of money
to subsidy houses. PublishBritannica believes that this is
is opposed to charging any author fees, ever. Instead, we
pay our authors, period. We even pay them a small advance,
to underscore that the publisher, not the author, underwrites
the expense of publishing a new book. Its founders decided
that a well-written book is worth publication if the author
can convince them that there are at least the seeds of a market
out there, and that the author's talent holds a promise for
are the great creative force that has carried and lifted Britain's
imagination into the new millennium. Writers are artists with
a mission and a message. They knew who their readership would
be while they were conceiving their book. They had and have
a dream, and PublishBritannica provides the field where those
dreams will grow and bear fruit, and where the people will
come that the authors had in mind.
full advantage of the latest printing technology before anybody
else did, the company can afford to sell all copies of a book
on a non-returnable basis. Consequently, no book is ever wasted
now that each copy can be printed in accordance with public
demand. PublishBritannica is also taking full advantage of
modern book distribution channels. All of our titles are available
through all of the U.K.'s major bookstores, many independent
bookstores, and through online vendors at home and abroad.
Additionally, the books are also available to bookstores in
the United States, Scandinavia, Germany, the Netherlands,
is part of an international book publishing conglomerate,
spanning the North Atlantic, with presences in the United
States, Scandinavia, and on the European mainland. World headquarters
are located in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, in Maryland,
is headquartered in Milton Keynes, midway between Birmingham
or comments, please contact us at writers@PublishBritannica.co.uk.
Publish with PublishBritannica?
NO Publishing Fee required, ever. We want your book, not
books are given to the author, free of charge.
response after the first inquiry is within days.
is only one standard package for first time authors.
are interested in almost all genres of manuscripts.
all formats are readily accepted, in either Windows PC,
a Macintosh, a Unix computer, or any type of computer or
word processor, in any of most major formats, including
Microsoft Word, Corel WordPerfect, ASCII, PDF, HTML, DOS
text, Rich text, or plain text.
downloading, no programs to run, no rules at all.
author retains the copyright of the book.
cover design, author's suggestions or designs are willingly
literary agents are required.
books are available through most major bookstores all over
the U.K. and elsewhere in Europe as well as in the United
States and Canada, and through most major online vendors.
works with the author on a Direct-Mail campaign for every
the author's consent, the company will donate an allotted
number of copies to a library for the blind or various literary