Persephone Books

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Persephone Books
Persephone Books.png
Founded 1999
Founder Nicola Beauman
Country of origin United Kingdom
Headquarters location London, WC1
Publication types Neglected fiction and non-fiction by mid-twentieth century (mostly) women writers
Official website

Persephone Books is an independent publisher based in Bloomsbury, London. Founded in 1999 by Nicola Beauman, Persephone Books reprints neglected fiction and non-fiction by mid-twentieth century (mostly) women writers. Their collection of 128 books includes novels, short stories, diaries, memoirs and cookery books. Each has a grey cover and a ‘fabric’ endpaper with matching bookmark. They sell their books mostly through their website but also have a shop on Lamb's Conduit Street in London.


Authors published by Persephone Books include:


External links[edit]