AuthorHouse, contact Vid Beldavs, Author Services Representative.  AuthorHouse is a US-based print-on-demand publisher of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, textbooks, children's books and other genres.  AuthorHouse features hardcover, trade paperback and e-book formats including quality color illustrated books.  AuthorHouse serves authors throughout Africa.  AuthorHouse is the world's largest print on demand publisher and provides worldwide distribution through bookstores as well as major bookseller websites such as Barnes & Noble,, Wal-Mart and many others.  Books for the UK, Europe and Africa markets are printed in the UK.  Books purchased by customers in the Americas are printed in the US. Contact information:

1663 Liberty Drive, Suite 200
Bloomington, Indiana 47403 USA

African World Press, Inc.  was launched in 1983 with the publication of Barrel of a Pen: Resistance to Repression in Neo-Colonial Kenya by the renowned Kenyan writer Ngugi wa Thiong'o. In its short history, AWP has published over 400 titles of non-fiction, poetry and photographs. To date, Africa World Press has evolved to become the premier publisher of books on African, African-American, Caribbean and Latin-American issues.
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Paula Brown Publishing.  Publishes The Peoples' Poet collections of poetry from Africa.




Centre Panfricaine de Prospective Sociale/Panafrican Social Prospects Centre, Porto-Novo


Foundation for Education with Production, Gaborone
Lightbooks Publishers, Gaborone contact Charles Bewlay, Publisher
Pyramid Publishing, Baborone


Organisation for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa (OSSREA), Addis Ababa


Afram Publications (Ghana) Ltd., Accra
African Capital Markets Forum, Accra
Africa Christian Press, Accra
Freedom Publications, Accra
Ghana Universities Press, Accra
Sankofa Educational Publishers, Accra
Sedco Publishing, Accra
SEM Financial Training Centre Ltd., Accra
Sub-Saharan Publishers, Accra
Woeli Publishing Services, Accra


Academy Science Publishers, Nairobi
African Council for Communication Education, Nairobi
East African Educational Publishers, Nairobi
Kenya Publishers Association, Nairobi
Nairobi University Press, Nairobi
Noni's Publicity, Nairobi


Institute of Southern African Studies, National University of Lesotho, Roma
Law Society of Lesotho, Masuru


Kachere Series, Zomba


University of Namibia Press


African Heritage Press, Lagos
Bookcraft Ltd., Ibadan
Cogito Publishers, Enugu
CSS Bookshops, Lagos
Fourth Dimension Publishing Co. Ltd., Enugu
Heinemann Educational Books (Nigeria) plc, Ibadan
Hybun Books, Lagos
Ibadan University Press, Ibadan
Kraft Books, Lagos
Malthouse Press Ltd., Lagos
Mary Kolawole Publications, Lagos
New Horn Press, Ibadan

OsoPress Limited


Obafemi Awolowo University Press, Ile Ife
Onyoma Research Publications, Port Harcourt
Saros International Publishers, Port Harcourt
Spectrum Books Ltd., Ibadan
University of Lagos Press, Lagos
University Press Ltd., Ibadan


Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA), Dakar
Editions Gacou, Dakar

South Africa

Frank Horley Books, Johannesburg
Mail and Guardian Books, Johannesburg
University of South Africa, Pretoria
JAN Publishing Centre, Swaziland


Centre for Energy, Environment, Science & Technology (CEEST), Dar es Salaam
Dar es Salaam University Press, Dar es Salaam
E & D Ltd., Dar es Salaam
Mkuki na Nyota Publishers, Dar es Salaam
Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology, Dar es Salaam
Tanzania Publishing House, Dar es Salaam
Tema Publishing, Dar es Salaam


Fountain Publishers Ltd., Kampala
FEMRITE (Uganda Women Writers' Association), Kampala


Multimedia Zambia, Lusaka


Africa Community Publishing & Development Trust, Harare
Baobab Books, Harare
Nehanda Publishers, Harare
Mambo Press, Gweru
Southern Africa Printing and Publishing House/SAPES Trust, Harare
Southern African Research and Documentation Centre (SARDC), Harare
University of Zimbabwe Publications, Harare
Weaver Press Ltd, Harare
Women and Law in Southern Africa Research Trust, Harare
Zimbabwe Book Publishers Association
Zimbabwe International Book Fair Trust, Harare
Zimbabwe Publishing House, Harare
Zimbabwe Women Writers, Harare