The following U.S. publishers are attending the 2015 Frankfurt Book Fair and are interested in meeting with buyers from around the globe!
To receive contact information for the company representative attending the Frankfurt Book Fair, email Peter.Sexton@trade.gov and list the U.S. publishers you are interested in meeting.
Red Hen Press is committed to publishing works of literary excellence, supporting diversity, and promoting literacy in our local schools. Red Hen Press, one of the few literary presses in the Los Angeles area, was founded in 1994 by Kate Gale and Mark E. Cull with the intention of keeping creative literature alive. Our focus as a literary press is to publish poetry, literary fiction, and nonfiction. Red Hen Press offers several literary awards each year, including the Benjamin Saltman Award. The winner of the Benjamin Saltman Award receives a cash prize in addition to publication of the winning poetry collection. Red Hen Press is also committed to promoting literacy in the community. Beyond developing an appreciation of literature, we believe it is essential to our society to promote a readership that remains open and critically engaged in reading a variety of well-written, thought-provoking work. Our Writing in the Schools program brings writers into schools to run writing workshops and to read and discuss their work—promoting both literacy and creative expression among young people. We organize readings in schools, universities, libraries, and literary organizations. We donate books to a variety of organizations, including schools and facilities that educate at-risk youth.
McPherson & Company is an independent publishing company dedicated to literature and contemporary culture. Founded in 1974, McPherson & Company is an independent literary and arts publishing house. Here you'll find literary nonfiction and fiction (contemporary American and British fiction; translated Italian, French, and Spanish fiction), books in the arts and general culture, and a rediscovery series, Recovered Classics.
Creative Teaching Press (CTP) is a family-owned and teacher-managed supplemental educational publisher for children ages 3–14, grades PreK–8. CTP is a recognized leader in the educational industry and offers a wide variety of classroom learning décor and research-based, teacher-tested products. CTP offers an assortment of learning resources for parents and teachers in a variety of subject areas including phonics, reading, writing, math, science, and social studies. CTP celebrates more than four decades of providing parents and teachers from around the world with high-quality, easy-to-use learning materials.
Solution Tree delivers comprehensive professional development to schools and districts around the world. Since 1998, Solution Tree has empowered K–12 educators to raise student achievement through a wide range of services and products including educator conferences, customized district solutions for long-term professional development, books, videos, and online courses. Last year, more than 25,000 educators attended Solution Tree events on professional learning communities, RTI, assessment, and other topics.
Fox Chapel Publishing publishes books, magazines, patterns, and videos for do-it-yourself enthusiasts. We inspire and inform readers who enjoy a variety of crafts and hobbies, including woodworking, jewelry making, scrapbooking, sewing, boating, back-yard farming, wine & beer-making, and much more.
Founded in 1933, the Academy is the preeminent provider of musculoskeletal education to orthopaedic surgeons and others in the world. It’s continuing medical education activities include a world-renowned Annual Meeting, multiple CME courses held around the country and at the Orthopaedic Learning Center, and various medical and scientific publications and electronic media materials.
Brookes Publishing offers resources in early childhood, early intervention, inclusive and special education, developmental and learning disabilities, communication and language, behavior, and mental health. Our titles include professional references and textbooks as well as practical resources, tools, videos, and curricula. What we believe at Brookes Publishing is simple: “All people deserve to reach their potential.” Each day, we work hard to help unlock that potential. We strive to be recognized as the leading and most trusted publisher in the fields we help advance, partnering with top experts to deliver relevant, high-quality, research-backed content in optimal form and price for our customers. We show our commitment and connection to the areas in which we publish through our active involvement in the communities we serve. We believe that our company’s independence is a great strength, and that our mission is best achieved through passionate dedication to a sustainable, profitable publishing program while recognizing and rewarding the unique contributions of each employee. Whether you are a professional, a faculty member, a parent, a self-advocate, or one of our business partners, we value the work you do and share your commitment to better lives and outcomes for all people.
Human Kinetics is organized into four divisions, each with a purpose of producing publications or educational programs. Human Kinetics publication divisions include Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (HPERD); Journals; Higher Education and Professional; and Consumer. Human Kinetics leads the world in providing information related to physical activity. That information takes many forms: textbooks and their ancillaries, consumer books and journals, online courses, software, and audiovisual products. The information touches the lives of millions of people worldwide who are interested in some form of physical activity. Those people include college students and professors, personal trainers, rehabilitation specialists, athletes, coaches, physical educators, nutritionists, parents, and sedentary people who want to become active.
Guilford Publications, Inc. has built an international reputation as a publisher of books, periodicals, software, and DVDs in mental health, education, geography, and the social and behavioral sciences. We pride ourselves on teaming up with authors who are recognized experts, and who translate their knowledge into vital, needed resources for practitioners, academics, and general readers.
Trajectory is a technology and marketing oriented multichannel distribution company which simplifies the process of creating and distributing eBooks. Production is in-house. Trajectory markets high-quality catalogs, particularly children’s illustrated books, for conversion to e-books and global distribution.
Cedar Fort Inc. began in 1986 with Lyle Mortimer and Lee Nelson working together to release the book Beyond the Veil, Volume 1. Since then, Cedar Fort has grown and currently produces uplifting fiction and non-fiction books that are known across the globe. We have a solid catalog of LDS fiction and non-fiction, general release titles, including cookbooks, clean romance, and young adult adventures, and an LDS-oriented product line. Cedar Fort Inc. develops life-enhancing and inspiring ideas and products, and conveys them to customers in the most professional, friendly, and efficient manner while providing for families.
JNJ Agency’s main focus is selling international rights for novelty titles and representing our artists so that their hard work and creations can be published throughout the world. Co-editions and rights sales are our number one priority and we are fortunate enough to have our books published in many languages including, English, Chinese, Hebrew, Italian, French, Italian, German, Estonian, Catalan, Portuguese, Japanese and many more.
Founded in 1915, World Book, Inc. is a leading publisher of authoritative, age-appropriate, and reliable educational materials for children and adults. Based in Chicago, IL, World Book is committed to creating print and digital educational products that meet the highest editorial standards and ignite and inspire a lifelong love of learning.
Quirk Books is headquartered on a quiet cobblestone street in the historic Old City district of Philadelphia. Quirk publishes just 25 books per year and every title is a labor of love. Some of our more popular recent titles include the bestselling YA fantasy novel MISS PEREGRINE'S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN, the Edgar Award-winning mystery THE LAST POLICEMAN, the legendary PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES, and classroom favorite WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE’S STAR WARS -- plus cookbooks, children’s books, art books, gag gifts, pop culture titles, and more. Our books are distributed worldwide by Penguin Random House.
Players Press, Inc. publishes and distributes performing arts books, plays, musicals, theatre, cinema, clowning, costumes, puppets, masks, dance, etc. Players Press Inc. represents publishers for distribution and/or foreign language rights and develops, buys, and/or sells co-editions.
This award-winning independent publishing company publishes adult nonfiction and fiction, young adult novels, and illustrated children's books. Our titles have been translated into numerous languages including simplified and complex Chinese, Korean, Thai, Indonesian, Russian, French, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, and others. Our titles include FRIENDSHIFTS; UNTIMELY DEATH; MY NAME IS ERIC; ATOM & EVE; 365 DAILY AFFIRMATIONS FOR HAPPINESS; PRODUCTIVE RELATIONSHIPS; GROW GLOBAL; THE QUIET DOG; and more.