Traditional Book Publishing

We have acquired and published nonfiction books of regional interest for almost three decades


What We PublisH

Our backlist includes notable titles such as Ohio Matters of FactThe Ohio Almanac, and Ohio Archaeology, as well as a broader selection of books that include human interest and sports titles such as Gary Burbank: Voices in My Head, Out of Step: Jane Murray Heimlich, and The Legends: Ohio State Buckeyes. We are most interested in Ohio nonfiction, particularly Ohio sports nonfiction and biographies and memoirs of notable Ohioans. We will consider nonfiction children's titles through young adult titles when they are regionally focused and curriculum savvy.

Submitting a Query

When submitting a query, please include a short two-page proposal and a sample chapter. Accepted text file formats include .doc, .docx, .rtf, and .pdf. Please do not embed photographs into text files. If you must include photographs in your submission, please attach no more than three photos as separate files. Accepted photo file formats include .jpg, .png, and .pdf. 

Please do not submit your entire manuscript in your initial query. Upon reviewing your proposal, we may or may not request your full manuscript.




Please submit queries via email to [email protected]

If you must mail your query, please send to:

Attention: Editor
P.O. Box 214 
Wilmington, OH 45177