A Twickenham-based press has joined forces with other independent publishers across the country to form a publishing alliance. Honest Publishing, founded by three friends in 2010, wanted to impact on the book-buying market by forming a relationship with like-minded presses.
Online PR News – 24-August-2013 – Twickenham, London – A Twickenham-based press has joined forces with other independent publishers across the country to form a publishing alliance. Honest Publishing, founded by three friends in 2010, wanted to impact on the book-buying market by forming a relationship with like-minded presses. In the spirit of independent publishing, they all share the ethos of publishing original, unique voices, and are working together to increase their reach and ensure their works are accessible to all.
Honest Publishing, directed by Bogdan Tiganov, Dan Marsh and Chris Greenhough, are the founding members of The Independent Publishers' Alliance. They have been joined by Bluemoose Books, Pighog Press, Reality Street, Shearsman Books, Murder Slim Press and Etruscan Books. Honest Co-Director, Bogdan Tiganov, says:
"The Independent Publishers’ Alliance because we believe our authors deserve a wider readership. Independent literature is unique and exciting and full of vibrant language and ideas that you won’t find in mainstream work. As well as being a practical move, this alliance is a statement of intent."
The Independent Publishers' Alliance goes live on 25th August 2013. The alliance will mutually promote books via social media and mailing lists, increasing the reach of each publishers' audience. Bogdan continues:
"I'm very excited to be a part of this publishing alliance. I've been a fan of these presses for a while and it's great to work alongside them. We hope that our readers will check out the interesting and relevant work that all alliance members are putting out there."
About Honest Publishing
Honest Publishing is a British independent book publisher of both fiction and non-fiction. Founded by three friends in 2010, the company strives to publish alternative, original voices, and to provide an audience for unique writers neglected by the mainstream. Honest Publishing are proud of their commitment to producing and promoting high quality literature, and take great care to ensure that honesty and integrity lie at the heart of their business practices.
About The Independent Publishers' Alliance
The Independent Publishers’ Alliance was set up in 2013 by Honest Publishing, and quickly joined by Bluemoose Books, Pighog Press, Reality Street, Shearsman Books, Murder Slim Pressand Etruscan Books. The publishers in the alliance are proud to share the ethos of publishing original, innovative writing. The alliance stands for true independent publishing and aims to publish the best, and sometimes unheralded, talent from around the world.
Through combined marketing and promotion, The Independent Publishers’ Alliance aims to combine the reach of its members, ensuring their literature is accessible and known to all.
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