Skyhorse Publishing

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Skyhorse Publishing
Founded 2006
Founder Tony Lyons
Country of origin United States
Headquarters location New York City
Distribution

Perseus Books Group (United States)

Thomas Allen & Son (Canada)
Constable & Robinson (England)
Publication types Books
Imprints Allworth, Arcade, Sky Pony, Sports Publishing
Official website www.skyhorsepublishing.com

Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. is a publisher with its headquarters in Manhattan. New York City. It was founded in 2006. It is an American independent book publishing company, whose distributor is Perseus Book Group. The current president and publisher is founder Tony Lyons, former president and publisher of Lyons Press till 2004, who named it after Brando Skyhorse, an editor at the company.[1] It acquired Allworth Press and Arcade Publishing in 2010.

As noted by Publishers Weekly, "Skyhorse's list will have some similarities to the old Lyons Press, with books on sports, flyfishing, nature and history a central part of Skyhorse's publishing program. The eclectic list will also include narrative nonfiction, military history, gambling and business titles. In addition, [Tony] Lyons intends to bring back 'forgotten classics.'"[1]

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  1. ^ a b Milliot, Jim (22 Sep 2006). "Lyons Forms Skyhorse Publishing". Publishers Weekly 253 (38). Retrieved January 11, 2012. 

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