Affirm Press

Affirm Press is an independent publisher dedicated to publishing great stories, big ideas, and the most engaging local and international authors. Our children’s list has been shortlisted for the BOP Bologna Best Children’s Publisher of the Year award in 2020 and 2021.

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Allen & Unwin

Allen & Unwin is Australia’s leading independent publisher and is the 2020 Publisher of the Year, a title we’ve now held fourteen times. Our lists are unrivalled in scope and quality, our focus on original ideas and voices, and our acclaimed authors and titles amongst Australia’s best.

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Big Sky Publishing

Big Sky Publishing is an Australian Publisher proudly focussing on supporting Australian authors, illustrators and content. Alongside our diverse adult list, we have an award winning children’s category featuring ”little books with big messages” across the picture book genre, and early reader and middle-grade genres full of adventure, mystery and humour. We are always looking for great content that helps children learn and grow.

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Christmas Press

Three fabulous imprints: one great publisher!

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Exisle Publishing

Exisle Publishing is a global independent publisher of non-fiction books, founded by Gareth St John Thomas in 1991. We produce the kind of books that the very big publishers do not!

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Five Mile

Five Mile is a boutique quality commercial publishing house, publishing up to 130 titles a year. We specialise in picture books, board books, novelty, activity books, fiction and non-fiction. We publish our own homegrown program, in addition to licensing.

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Hardie Grant Childrens Publishing

Hardie Grant Children’s Publishing is the children’s division of the largest independent publisher in Australia, and the home of innovative, inclusive and entertaining books from babies to teenagers.

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Little Pink Dog Books Publishing

Australian independent publisher specialising in picture books for children.

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MidnightSun Publishing

MidnightSun Publishing is a small press based in Adelaide dedicated to finding new and unknown voices in Australia and overseas. We publish works in diverse fields and genres including, but not limited to children’s fiction, literary fiction, Young Adult fiction, and short fiction anthologies.

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Pantera Press

Pantera Press is a young and enthusiastic publisher of titles that spark imagination, conversation and change. We publish fiction, non-fiction, illustrated non-fiction and a growing list of chilren’s titles.

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Red Paper Kite

Step into our books.
Creative. Curious. Clever.
Just like the little people in your life!

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Scholastic Australia

Scholastic is Australia’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books. No-one reaches kids, parents and teachers the way Scholastic does.

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Scribble

Scribble is an award-winning, independent publisher of vibrant and thought-provoking picture books for children. The common thread that runs through our list is one of radical joy, love, and exceptional art.

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Storytorch Press

Storytorch publishes books that cultivate community and connection. We publish both children’s and adult books, fiction and non-fiction. Our books seek to unite us, promote resilience, sustainability and community engagement.

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Text Publishing

Text Publishing is an independent, Melbourne-based publisher of literary and commercial fiction and non-fiction. Text has been awarded the ABIA Small Publisher of the Year three times and won the Leading Edge Books Small Publisher of the Year in 2018 and 2019.

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Thames & Hudson Australia

Thames & Hudson Australia publishes around 40 original titles each year into subject areas including the arts, architecture, interiors, design, photography, environment, gardening, food and drink and children’s books. We specialise in illustrated books, children’s books and narrative nonfiction.

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University of Queensland Press (UQP)

For 70 years UQP has been at the forefront of innovative publishing. It has launched the careers of many great novelists, published contemporary poets, been a pioneering force in children’s and young adult publishing and has set the benchmark for award-winning scholarly and Black Australian writing.

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Wakefield Press

Wakefield Press is a leading independent publishing company based in South Australia. We love good stories and publish beautiful books. We publish on a diverse range of topics, including fiction, history, biography, art, food, and the environment. We also have a dedicated young adult list.

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