Timberline Press
Clarence Wolfshohl
6281 Red Bud
Fulton, MO 65251
Specialization: Poetry and natural history essays
Annual publishing output: 1-2 books
Programs/Events: Participated in Kansas City Writer's Place Festival of the Book. Will demonstrate letterpress printing or participate in other capacities at book fairs and conferences.
Accepts unsolicited manuscripts?: Will not be accepting new manuscripts for next 2 years.

Time Being Books
Trilogy M. Mattson
10411 Clayton Rd. Suites 201-203
St. Louis, MO 63131
(314) 432-1771
Web site: www.timebeing.com
Type: Small press specializing in adult contemporary poetry and short fiction
Accepts unsolicited submissions: No
Annual publishing output: 4-7


Truman State University Press
Nancy Rediger, Director/Editor-in-Chief
TSUP Bldg., 100 E. Normal St.
Kirksville, MO 63501-4221
660-785-7336 or 800-916-6802
Web site: tsup.truman.edu
Type: Academic
Specialization: Sixteenth Century Essays & Studies Series, New Odyssey Series (poetry), regional studies
Annual publishing output: 10-12 books
Programs/Events: T. S. Eliot Prize for Poetry ($2000 and publication of winning book)
Accepts unsolicited manuscripts?: Yes


Tula Publishing Inc.
P.O. Box 1544
St. Peters, MO 63376-8544
Type: Commercial
Specialization: True crime, suspense novels
Annual publishing output: 1 book
Programs/Events: Seminars, conferences, booksignings
Accepts unsolicited manuscripts?: No


University of Missouri Press
2910 LeMone Blvd.
Columbia, MO 65201
Web site:
Type: Scholarly, regional
Specialization: American history, literary criticism, political thought, regional, women studies, black studies, literacy readers, journalism
Annual publishing output: 50-55 books
Programs/Events: Exhibits, various programs
Accepts unsolicited manuscripts?: Prefer query letters


Virginia Publishing Co.
Jeff Fister, Publisher
4814 Washington #120
St. Louis, MO 63108
Web site: www.wordnews.com
Type: Trade paperback
Specialization: Regional history and interest
Annual publishing output: 3-5 books
Accepts unsolicited manuscripts?: Yes

Warren Springs Publishing Co.
4398 County Road 237
Monroe City, MO 63456
Web site: www.warrenspringspublishing.com/books
Type: General
Specialization: True life adventures with a Christian message and rural reflections from the past
Annual publishing output: 1-2 books
Accepts unsolicited manuscripts?: Yes, see guidelines on web site

Woods Colt Press
P.O. Box 22524
Kansas City, MO 64113
Small press, literary
Specialization: Nonfiction
Annual publishing output: 1 book
Accepts unsolicited manuscripts?: No