Library Tales Publishing is proud to announce that it landed a distribution deal with publishing giant Simon & Schuster, as part of its strategic alliance with Ulysses Press, an independent book publisher known for its innovative and data-driven approach.
This partnership heralds a new era for our publishing house, with its extensive range of fiction and nonfiction titles being integrated into Simon & Schuster's renowned global distribution network. The deal is a testament to Library Tales Publishing’s growth and its commitment to making its diverse and compelling catalog more accessible to a wider audience.
Library Tales Publishing will kick off this new phase with the release of its bestselling titles in the fall of 2024, followed by the publication of 12-15 new titles in 2025. This move is part of a broader strategy to expand our reach and to bring a diverse array of forthcoming titles to a global audience.
Emphasizing the importance of this partnership, CEO Usher Morgan mentioned that aligning with Ulysses Press and tapping into Simon & Schuster's vast distribution network marks a significant milestone for Library Tales Publishing. This collaboration is seen as an unparalleled opportunity to elevate the company’s authors and their works, aiming to enrich, educate, and entertain readers worldwide.
About Library Tales Publishing
Library Tales Publishing, established in 2011, has quickly risen as a distinguished name in the world of independent publishing. Our mission is to celebrate the power of storytelling by bringing a diverse array of voices and narratives to readers worldwide. With a rich catalog that spans various genres, including self-help, memoirs, niche fiction, and more, we pride ourselves on curating a range of books that cater to the eclectic tastes of our global audience.
At the heart of our ethos is a commitment to nurturing and promoting talented authors. We believe that every story has the potential to resonate deeply with readers, and our goal is to provide a platform where these stories can thrive and reach the audiences they deserve. Our approach is author-centric, focusing on developing close, supportive relationships with our writers, guiding them through the intricacies of the publishing process, and helping them achieve their creative vision.
Innovation and adaptability are key to our operations. We continually embrace emerging technologies and market trends to ensure that our authors' works are presented in the best possible light and are accessible to readers across various platforms and formats.
About Simon & Schuster
Founded in 1924, Simon & Schuster stands as one of the most prestigious and influential publishing houses in the world. With a rich history that spans nearly a century, it has played a pivotal role in the global publishing industry. Known for its diverse catalog that includes bestselling fiction, nonfiction, children’s books, and audiobooks, Simon & Schuster has been home to countless renowned authors and literary works. It has consistently led the way in the industry with its innovative approaches to publishing and distribution, making significant contributions to the literary world and the broader cultural landscape.
About Ulysses Press
Named one of Publishers Weekly’s ten “fastest-growing independent publishers,” Ulysses Press is reinventing the relationship between reader, author and publisher. Beyond market-driven, Ulysses Press focuses on highly targeted niche groups that aren’t being offered the books they want by the big corporate-owned publishing houses. Ulysses believes that, as pop culture changes at the speed of the Internet, books have a powerful role to play in the interconnected world. Above all other media, books offer readers a trusted source for information and a vital escape from our highly connected, digital world.