ABDO Publishing Company

Non-fiction books for grades K-8 including ESL and ABE readers about history, sports, animals, dinosaurs, earth science, geography, culture, countries, and famous people.

Academic Communication Associates

Easy-to-use instructional resources and assessment tools for children and adults with language and speech disorders, learning disabilities, and other special learning needs.

Africa World Press

Dedicated to the publication of books on the African World. Link is to the children's and young reader's page.

Albert Whitman & Company

Independent publisher of concept, picture, multicultural, holiday, and chapter books. Publishes the Boxcar Children series.

All About Kids Publishing

Independent publisher of picture and educational books.

Annick Press

Picture books, early reader novels, fiction, non-fiction, and French and Spanish titles for kids and teens. Site includes free online games, color sheets to print out, and author/illustrator biographies.

Assaca Press

Legends of the San Antonio missions.

August House

Scary ghost stories, audio books on tape and CD, words of wisdom, anecdotes, folklore, tall tales, myths, urban legends and educational resources encouraging cultural diversity by keeping the oral tradition of storytelling alive.

Barefoot Books

Board, hardcover, paperback, and audio books inspired by many different cultures. Focuses on themes that encourage independence of spirit, enthusiasm for learning, and acceptance of other traditions. Site includes teacher's tent, artist's cafe, and storyteller's caravan.

Barnaby Books

Hawaiian publisher of picture books about Hawaiian legends, fairy tales, fables and folklore. Books include glossary of Hawaiian words.

Bellerophon Books

Nonfiction titles about history, literature, women, air and space, California, Civil War, music, cowboys, animals, dinosaurs, ships, and explorers. Coloring books, posters, CDs, and paper doll cut out books.

Birdsong Books

Independent publisher of natural science books that seek to spark the delight of discovering our wild neighbors and natural habitats. Site includes a kid's page and description of school programs and workshops offered by the author.

Blue Mountain Media

Caribbean folk tales and proverbs. Print, eBooks, and audio tapes. Free samples require Apple Quicktime.

BOPO Bilingual Books

Bilingual (English-Spanish) picture books, read along CDs, and prints. Site includes free activities and calendar of events.

Boyds Mills Press

Picture books, novels, poetry, nonfiction, and craft, puzzle and activity books. Includes author/illustrator profiles and professional reviews.

Bright Ring Publishing

Art activity books including the Preschool Art series. Includes free activities and links to arts and crafts related websites.

Bungalo Books

Picture books including the Bungalo Boys, Pokeweed Public School, Mooners, and New Reader series. Includes free activities and resources for teachers.

Butterfly Creations, Inc.

Picture books written by Ellen Bryant Lloyd for ages 2-8. Publishes Freckles.

Buzzard Press International

Activity books for building California Missions and Washington, D. C. monuments.

Candlewick Press

Picture books, easy readers, middle grade and young adult fiction, nonfiction, poetry collections, novelty and activity books.

Capstone Press

Publishes nonfiction books for ages K-12 under four imprints: Pebble Books, Bridgestone Books, Blue Earth Books, Capstone Books, and LifeMatters. Includes books for the Accelerated Reader program. Site includes activities for kids, tips for teachers, professional reviews, and interesting facts.

Carolina Wren Press

Nonprofit publisher whose Lollipop Power Books specialize in multicultural, bilingual, nonsexist, and nontraditional children’s books. Publishes Puzzles, the story of a ten-year-old girl with sickle cell anemia.

Charlesbridge Publishing

Fiction, nonfiction, multicultural, bilingual(Spanish), and poetry. Some titles have professional reviews and downloadable activities.

Chelsea House Publishers

Nonfiction including literature, sports, history, science, technology, culture, religion and books about African-Americans, Asian-Americans, and Latinos. Many biographies and encyclopedias.

Children's Book Press

Nonprofit publisher of bilingual and multicultural children's literature that shares stories reflecting the traditions and cultures of African American, Asian American, Latino, Chicano, and Native American communities.

The Child's World

Publishing K-6 educational books since 1968. Our non-fiction series and individual titles cover diverse subjects: sciences, social studies, history, geography, multicultural topics, safety, sports, nature, and arts. Included in the Accelerated Reader program.

Chronicle Books for Children

Activity, story, cultural, holiday, science, nature, and art books. Site contains professional reviews, free e-postcards and activities related to the books. Chronicle kid's club allows for personalization of content.

Cinco Puntos Press Books for Children

Independent publisher of bilingual(English-Spanish), early reader, and middle reader books, audiocassettes, CDs, and videos from the U.S.-Mexico border, Mexico and the American Southwest.

Cobblestone Publishing

Nonfiction magazines for preschool to high school aged readers. Site includes history quizzes, activities, free articles, and contests. Division of Cricket Magazine Group.

Compass Point Books

Books for the library to support K-8 curriculum including biographies, early readers, and reference for science, social studies, and history.

Crazy Man Press, LLC

Publisher of books that provide an intellectual experience for kids. Children may post their own poetry on this website.

Creations for Children International

Packager of mass market children's books including an extensive list of fairy tales and classic adventure stories.

DeLeon Publishing, Inc.

Manufactures fine quality books and digital productions in the areas of gifted children and adults, learning disabilities, psychological and spiritual development, and works of fiction by talented young authors.

Dolly Daydream - Sellotape & Spiders

Free, online collection of Dolly Daydream stories by UK author Darragh Hewat. Featuring Dolly and her miserable cat Hubert. Also includes author biography and hard copy purchase information.

Dorling Kindersley - Children

International publisher of nonfiction and fiction about a wide variety of topics. Books are known for their pictorial style. Part of the Penguin Group and Pearson plc.

Dramatic Lines Publishers

Independent press promoting drama. Publications have a wide variety of theatrical applications including use for drama examinations, auditions, festivals and theatre group performances.

Ediciones Ekare

Picture books, fiction, Indian tales, songs and stories from the Latinamerican and Venezuelan oral tradition, poetry, rhymes and riddles, and translations of the best children's books from other countries. Site in English or Spanish.

Eschar Publications

Publishes books by Vivian Owen that celebrate African-American culture for children ages 10 and up.

Frederick Press

Transitional books that help children move from picture books to chapter books. Stories explore the importance of caring for one's local environment and all animals. Grades 2-5.

Free Will Press

Independent publisher of books that reflect the lives and experiences of inner-city kids, put the fun back in funky, and convey a message of hope. Site includes links to kid's sites, professional reviews, and pictures of Lowriders.

Frost Hollow

Specializes in sports and adventure books for boys and young men.

Gareth Stevens Publishing

Publishes fiction and nonfiction books about geography, world cultures, nature, science, arts and crafts, and social studies. Includes books for the Accelerated Reader program. Part of WRC Media Inc.

G.O.G Enterprises

Books about Gullah culture, history, and traditions. De Gullah Storybook is written in Gullah and English.

Golden Books Publishing

Publishes storybooks, educational workbooks, coloring and activity books, novelty books, reference books, chapter books, and the Little Golden Books series. Free online children's games and e-books[Flash]. Part of Random House Children's Books.

The Great White Dog Picture Company

Publishes the Fairy House picture book and two videos, Kristen's Fairy House and Sheep Crossing. Site includes directions for building fairy houses and fairies to color.

Greene Bark Press

Educational books and interactive CD-ROMS.

Groundwood Books

Books for all ages, including fiction, picture books and non-fiction. New imprint, Libros Tigrillo, publishes works by people of Latin American origin living in the Americas.

Hamkelasi Publisher

Story books and poetry for ages 4-14 written in the Farsi language. Focus on Shahnameh and Quran stories.

HarperCollins Children’s Books

Home to many of the classics of children's literature. Includes the imprints Avon, Greenwillow Books, HarperFestival, HarperTrophy, HarperTempest, Joanna Cotler Books, and Laura Geringer Books. Site contains information about authors, contests, screen savers, activities, bookmarks, and computer wall paper.

Heinemann Library

Nonfiction books for elementary and middle school readers. Subjects include animals, arts, biography, careers, drugs, economics, social science, Spanish, sports, geography, government, health and safety, history, math, reference, and science. Also publish books for the Accelerated Reader program.

Hide and Seek Press

Independent publisher of books written by Karen Robbins about bulletin boards, holiday crafts, and the American flag.

Houghton Mifflin

Houghton Mifflin's Trade and Reference Division publishes award-winning books for adults and children: fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and reference.

Indian Country Communications

Books about the Ojibway people. The Mishomis Coloring Book Series, Generation to Generation, and Awesii dash Manidoons Mazina'igan are for children. Download the catalog (PDF).

Instant Books

eBooks categorized by humor, scary, adventures, easy/educational, holidays, animals, seasonal, and short stories. [eBooks require Adobe Acrobat Reader or Acrobat eBook Reader]

Just Us Books

Independent publishing company specializing in books and learning materials about Black history, culture and experiences.

Kane Miller Book Publishers

Independent publisher of translated children's books from all over the world.

Kar-Ben Publishing

Books, calendars and cassettes on Jewish themes.

Kids Can Press

Non-fiction, novels, picture books, and craft books. Publishes Franklin the Turtle series and books about Elliot Moose.

Lee & Low Books

Independent publisher of multicultural literature for young readers. Site includes a contest, teachers resource center, interviews with authors and illustrators, and a calendar of events.

Lerner Publishing Group

Features series and single titles covering social studies, geography, world cultures, history, contemporary issues, popular interest, science, math, biographies, historical fiction, young adult fiction, and sports. Imprints include Lerner Publications, Carolrhoda Books, LernerSports, First Avenue Editions, Runestone Press, and LernerClassroom.

Lifevest Publishing

Provides affordable publishing, printing, and marketing services to writers of children's literature who want their works published now.

Lighthearted Press

Independent publisher of books celebrating the timeless connection between people and their animal companions.

Magination Press

Books about adoption, foster care, ADD and learning diabilities, depression, disability, death and dying, emotions, family matters, fears and anxieties, medical problems, natural disasters, psychotherapy, school, and self-esteem. For ages 4-18. Imprint of the Educational Publishing Foundation, a publishing unit of the American Psychological Association.

Manor Acre

Independent publisher of a series of books about carriage driving for the disabled, a historical novel, bedtime stories, and a read and color book by Mary May for ages 3-12. Also sells selected books illustrated by Anne Grahame Johnstone, notepaper, envelopes, and cards.

Many Cultures Publishing

Books and curriculum materials focused on multicultural education. Imprint of the San Francisco Study Center.

Master Communications, Inc.

Publish and distribute books, audio, video, crafts, greeting cards, and dolls that are multicultural and multilingual.

Mitchell Lane Publishers, Inc.

Educational books for grades K-12. Site includes online catalog, reviews, and news.

Moments To Treasure Books

Poetry written by Jaqueline Black. Publishes a Forest of Poems for Children. Also offers one free web page for new authors to help promote their work.

Moon Mountain Publishing

Publisher of children's books with gentle, positive, and life-affirming themes. Phone and mail orders only. Also sells in quantity to bookstores and libraries.

Munchweiler Press

Picture books in English and Spanish for ages 4-8. Site includes free online coloring book.

Naeco Publishing and Production Corporation

Books to encourage, empower, educate and celebrate children. For ages 6 to 18.


Publishes story books, teacher's resources, reference works, audios, videos, posters, and humorous books by and about Native Americans.

Pan Macmillan Children's Books

UK publisher of early learning, gift and picture books, novels, and poetry. Topics include history, life issues, multicultural fiction, natural history, pets, science, sports, outdoor activities, quizzes, hobbies, and games.

PB & J Omnimedia

Learn Japanese with Jimi's Book of Japanese. Author implements innovative Triple Bubble Learning System to assist users in learning 125 useful vocabulary words and 46 hiragana.

Peel Productions, Inc.

How-to-draw and picture books. Includes the Alphabet Riddles series. Ages 8 and up.

Peter Haddock Ltd.

Board, Christmas, coloring, hardback, large print, baby, bath, paperback, popup, puzzle, and sticker fun books. Box sets and the Priory Classic and Little Rainbow series. Trade customers only. UK based.

Piñata Books

Bilingual picture books for children and novels for young adults focusing on themes, characters, and customs unique to U.S. Hispanic culture. Imprint of Arte Público Press.

Polychrome Publishing Corporation

Publisher of authentic Asian Pacific American stories from the Asian Pacific American Community.

3 Pounds Press

Creates innovative, educational, and entertaining books, CD-ROMs and Internet web sites.

Pumpkin Patch Publishing

Coloring, activity, and picture books written and illustrated by Frank Fiorello. Lots of pumpkins and plush toys of characters from the books.

Quarter Inch Publishing

Multi-cultural books for children, quilt patterns, note cards, and workshops for children and adults. Includes a calendar of events.


Publishes cross-curricular nonfiction learning aids for PreK-8 in electronic and print formats. Includes titles for Accelerated Reader and Scholastic Reading Counts programs.

Rairarubia Books

Publishes the Rairarubia Tales, Me & Jay, and the Computer's Nerd.

Random House Children's Books

Literature for pre-school aged children through young adult readers in all formats from board books to picture books to novels. Features beloved characters, series, and favorite authors and illustrators.

Rebel Butterfly Press

Original fables for children, blank books, and the Mad Poet poetry archive for young adults and up.

Red Hen Press

Publishes memorable books for children and teens. Authors and artists include Hope Slaughter, Chris Strodder, Deborah Stouffer, Susan Torrence, and Lee Wardlaw.

Red Reef Publishing

Publisher of children's picture books in paperback or Adobe PDF. Site includes a kid's corner page and a forum to post your own poetry and short stories.

Red Truck Publishing

Picture books about the importance of saving and investing.

Sandcastle Publishing

Read-along storybooks with tapes and books about the performing arts, finding African-American and Native American colleges, and cooking traditional African-American, Native American, Caribbean, African, Creole and Cajun food.


International publisher of innovative animal shaped, three-dimensional, bag, hat, interactive (sound recording and playback), activity, magnetic, pillow, bouncing sound, push and pull, and baby books plus photoalbums, a few toys, and the Amadeus series. For children up to 3 years old.


Publishes children's literature via the StoryPlus Network. Scribum offers writer and illustrator resources, and agents.

Second Story Press

Novels for young adults and picture books for children about feminist topics. Publishes the Holocaust Remembrance Series For Young Readers.

Picture books, chapter books and works for young adults. Site includes resources for writers.

Sherbourne Publications

Children's literature including fiction and textbooks with an emphasis on ages 4-12.

Sherwood Press

Fiction for children 7 to 12 years of age. Publishes The Children of Wondria, a fantasy adventure.


Wildlife, natural science, and social science storybooks and read-along audiobooks. Publish the Smithsonian's Backyard collection and Soundprint's Wild Habitats collection. Collections may include a stuffed animal.

Star Bright Books

Picture and interactive Photoflaps books for pre-readers and beginning readers. Some titles available in Spanish, French, and sign language.

Sugar Ducky Books, Inc.

Independent Publisher of quality children's books. Currently features the Florida Association Book Award Winner, Rinny and The Trail of Clues.

Sunny & The Chocolate Dog

Publishes a series of books about the Adventures of Sunny & The Chocolate Dog.


Specializes in the design and production of activity booklets, playmats, and paper-based games and toys for entertaining or conveying messages to young people.

Tradewind Books

International publisher of a wide variety of picture books. Includes professional reviews for many of the books.

Troll Communications

Publishes informative children's books for the retail market, ages 4 to 12. Titles include I love You Stinky Face, the Grumpy Bunny series, and the Troll Book Clubs catalog. Site includes sections for parents, educators, and kids.

Un-identical Twins Press

Independent publisher of picture books. Publishes The Guest Who Threw Tomatoes by Cal Fussman.

Walrus Productions

Gift books, butterfly artwork prints, and posters.

Winslow Press

Picture books and fiction. Each book has its own page with professional reviews, signing information, author/illstrator biographies, book information, facts, games, activities, and links pertinent to the book. For children and teens.

Wishing Star Press

Includes The Tooth Fairy, The Wishing Well, The Wishing Star, and other books for children. Includes an online store and dentist fun page for kids.

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