Energize Inc., Susan Ellis, Publisher, 5450 Wissahickon Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19144-5221; 215-438-8342; 800-395-9800; Fax: 215-438-0434. Founded in 1977, they also publish the Volunteer Energy Resource Catalog. Specialty: general trade books., Jim Leisy, Publisher, 8536 SW St Helens Drive #D, Wilsonville OR 97070; 503-682-7668; 800-322-2665; Fax: 503-682-7638. Specialties: gardening, travel, nature, history, Native American studies, children's., 315 Cloverleaf Drive #F, Baldwin Park CA 91706; 626-855-1611; 800-824-5118; Fax: 626-855-1610. Publishes and distributes books on rocks and minerals, jewelry making, Western interest, Native America, outdoor recreation, and travel., Gibbs Smith, Publisher; Madge Baird, Editorial VP; 96 W Gentile Street, P O Box 667, Layton UT 84041; 801-544-9800; 800-748-5439; Fax: 801-544-5582. Specialties: Children's books, pop-up books, lift-a-flap books, and Soft Play interactive soft cloth books. Our focus is on fiction and nonfiction featuring children/people of color, for readers ages 5 to 12. Specialty: alternative health and healing, astrology, earth-based religions, shamanism, Gnostic Christianity, and Kabbalah., Bruce Mc Pherson, Editor and Publisher, P O Box 1126, Kingston NY 12402; 914-331-5807; 800-613-8219. Mc Pherson & Company includes the imprints Documentext (art and culture titles), Treacle Press (the original name of the press), and Recovered Classics (reprints of lost works by 20th century authors). Specialty: parenting titles., Margaret Quinlin, Publisher, 1700 Chattahooche Avenue, Atlanta GA 30318-2112; 404-876-8761. Their Nibble Me Books were voted Product of the Year by the Professional Candy Buyers., Steven Mitchell, Editor in Chief, 59 John Glenn Drive, Amherst NY 14228-2197; 800-421-0351; Fax: 716-691-0137. Specialties: real science, debunking of pseudoscience, human rights, social issues, psychology, exposés., Tim O'Reilly, Publisher, 1005 Gravenstein Highway N, Sebastopol CA 95472; 707-827-7000, 800-998-9938; Fax: 707-829-0104. Starting out as a self-publisher of UNIX books, O'Reilly is now the fourth largest computer trade book publisher. S.: P O Box 468, Custer WA 98240; Canada: P O Box 5626, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 1C6 Canada; 800-210-5277; Fax: 250-380-1892. Specialties: children's books and juvenile/teen fiction. Specialties: cookbooks, consumers, children's books, sports, entertainment, crafts, lifestyles, health and fitness, general., Roger Rapoport, Publisher, 1487 Glen Avenue, Muskegon MI 49441; 510-595-0595; Fax: 510-595-0598. They have two imprints: Wetlands Press publishes literary and innovative children's books; Zenobia Press publishes books by women or about women's issues. This calendar and greeting card publisher also publishes books (58 and counting) and has been named by Publishers Weekly as one of the country's fastest growing publishers. Sample titles include Sixty Things to Do When You Turn Sixty, Getting Old Is a Joke, Cat Naps, and 500 Cupcakes., Amanda Gallman, Publisher, 1281 Amelia Street, Orangeburg SC 29115; 803-531-1658; Fax: 803-534-5223. Established in 1983, this regional publisher issues up to 6 new titles each year, with 100 titles in backlist.The book publisher must publish books with good content and editorial selection.The book publisher must carry out great marketing programs. They must have at least one title that has sold 25,000 copies.Here are the criteria used in making this list: No non-profit book publishers.The book publisher must publish books with great cover designs and interior text designs.Turner Publishing, Todd Bottorff, Publisher, 200 4th Avenue North #950, Nashville TN 37219; 615-255-2665. Specialties: local interest, local history, and southern fiction. Specialties: women's health, family violence issues, and multicultural children's books.Publishes 55 titles annually., Adam Gottstein, Publisher, 2l376 Consolation Street, P O Box 270, Volcano CA 95689; 209-296-3445; 800-879-9636; Fax: 209-296-45l5. Workman Publishing Company, 225 Varick Street, New York NY 10014-4381; 212-254-5900; 800-722-7202; Fax: 212-254-8098. Also owns Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Storey Publishing, Timber Press, Artisan Books, and High Bridge Audio.Almost a non-profit publisher, this company was one of the first small independent publishers (founded in 1936). Specialties: books, audiotapes, and videos on psychology, health care, families, self-help. Lou Anders is the editor of their Pyr Science Fiction and Fantasy line of novels., J.It is still a strong literary publisher with specialties in poetry as well as avant-garde fiction and nonfiction., Matt Mc Kay, Publisher, 5674 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland CA 94609; 510-652-0215; 800-748-6273; Fax: 510-652-5472. New World Library, Marc Allen, Publisher; Georgia Hughes, Editorial Director (Email: [email protected]); 14 Pamaron Way, Novato CA 94949; 415-884-2100; 800-972-6657; Fax: 415-884-2199. Specialty: new age books, holistic health, Native American, psychology, recovery, wellness, personal growth, Eastern philosophy, pets and animals, creativity and writing, sustainable living, and spoken-word audio. They are a member of the Independent Book Publishers Hall of Fame., Andrew Wooldridge; U. They only publish Canadian authors., Peder Lund, Publisher, Gunbarrel Tech Center, 7077 Winchester Circle, Boulder, CO 80301; 303-443-7250; Fax: 303-442-8741. Robert Stank, Publisher, 7373 N Cicero Avenue, Lincolnwood IL 60646; 847-676-3470; Fax: 847-676-3671.