Have you written a book that shares stories and experiences of individuals (perhaps yourself), or groups and communities at a deep inner level, demonstrating a transcendence of the human experience within the framework of a particular type of philosophy?
If so, you’re written a metaphysical book.
If you now plan on getting your work published, it makes sense to send your submission to a publishing house that has experience in publishing metaphysical books.
One of the following 19 top metaphysical book publishers might be the perfect publishing company for your book.
Established in 1901 by Llewellyn George, Llewellyn Worldwide is one of the biggest publishers of metaphysical books. While the company had humble beginnings in a small office of Minnesota, over the last 10 decades they’ve managed to rank up both in terms of sales as well as popularity. Llewellyn Worldwide focuses on titles that represent our inherent quest of exploring the new worlds of consciousness, awareness, and human potential. So whether it’s alternative healing, wellness, earth-based religion or anything else- Llewellyn Worldwide publishes them all. In case you’ve written a book that covers these topics, send in a physical copy your manuscript right away. The platform is actively seeking submissions from both new and established authors. You can find more details about their submission guidelines on this page.
If you’re fond of writing metaphysical texts pertaining to freemasonry and esotericism; Cornerstone Publishers can be your ultimate option. Based in a small office of New Orleans, this publisher is entirely dedicated to work on metaphysical texts that talk about the finer nuances of a world beyond our physical world. Also, since the platform is owned and operated by best-selling writer Michael R. Poll, you can always count on them for quality texts. Over the last couple of years, Cornerstone Publishers have rolled out hundreds of titles covering educational freemasonry, and almost all their books have been well-received by readers. This publisher is currently open for submissions and they’re accepting Masonic educational or historical texts. So in case you’ve written something on similar lines, visit this page for their submission guidelines.
As you’d already guess from their name, Inner Traditions is a prestigious publishing house that entirely focuses on metaphysical titles. Established by Ehud Sperling in 1975, this Vermont based company has published award winning books by leading writers like A.P Elkin, Alex Grey, Jose Arguelles and the likes of it. So whether it’s New Age Spiritualism, esotericism, perennial philosophy, earth mysteries, alternative medicine or even meditation; Inner Traditions have covered it all. This publisher is currently accepting unsolicited submissions. So if you’ve written a metaphysical book, send in a copy of your manuscript with a proper table of contents and a brief letter that includes the synopsis of the book. Visit this page for more details about their submission guidelines and physical address.
If you’re looking to publish something that’ll holistically improve the lives of people, make them more conscious and truly enrich their spirit- Ishtar Publishing is one of the best platforms for you. Based in Canada; this small publishing house works on a diverse range of topics pertaining to esotericism, astrology, dreams, peace studies, past life, alchemy and so on. Ishtar Publishing has been in business for the last 14 years and during this time, they’ve worked on hundreds of titles pertaining to metaphysics. This publishing house is currently welcoming new authors and you can always send them a hard-copy of your manuscript to their physical address. Check out this page for more details about their submission guidelines.
Ozark Mountain is a leading publisher of metaphysical books with a rich history that spans back to 1992. The platform was created with the cumulative efforts of Dolores Cannon and Johnny, who wanted to open newer possibilities for their readers. Their mission went on be incredibly successful and over the last two decades Ozark has worked with award-winning authors from almost every corner of the globe. Unlike many other publishers featured on our list, Ozark comes up with an annual conference that is held in Eureka Springs every April. This publishing company is now actively seeking submissions. So if you think your metaphysical texts can make the cut, read their submission guidelines here and submit a copy of your manuscript today!
Rainbow Ridge LLC is an independent publishing house in Virginia that solely focuses on metaphysical texts. Founded by award-winning author Robert S. Friedman, this platform covers a wide range of sub-genres pertaining to metaphysics and esotericism. Over the time, Rainbow Ridge has published titles for both physical copies and digital imprints of best-selling metaphysical books like ‘Life with a Guardian Angel’ and ‘Awakening from the 3D world’. This publisher is currently open for submissions and you can send in a copy of your manuscript along with a short proposal to their physical address. Visit this page for a detailed insight on their submission guidelines.
7. Beyond Words
If you’re looking to work with a publishing house that has rolled out award winning metaphysical texts; Beyond Words Publishing is an excellent option. Located in Oregon, Hillsboro, this independent publisher was formed by Richard Cohn, Bob Goodman and Cindy Black in 1983. While they did have their fair share of challenges in the beginning, over the next couple of years, Beyond Worlds evolved as one of the leading players in the publishing industry. ‘You Can Have it All’ and ‘The Woman’s Book of Creativity’ are two best-selling works from them. And it doesn’t just end there! Over the last three decades, Beyond Words have also managed to crack distribution contracts with prestigious companies like Simon and Schuster. So when you decide to collaborate with them, you can be totally assured about the sales and distribution. Beyond Worlds is currently accepting unsolicited manuscripts and you can find more details about their submission guidelines on this page.
The inception of DeVorss and Company dates back to 80 years, when Douglas DeVorss decided to create a platform to preserve and distribute metaphysical texts. Little did he know; that his small, independent venture would go on to set the foundation for one of the biggest publishing houses of California. As you can already guess, DeVorss and Company publishes metaphysical texts with a special focus on the intricacies of our mind, body and soul. So if you’re fond of writing texts pertaining to consciousness and metaphysics; this publisher can surely live up to your expectations. DeVorss is currently open for submissions and here’s quick sneak peek of their submission guidelines.
Inspiritus Books is a premier publishing house of metaphysical books with a special focus on mind, body and consciousness. Their office is based in Markham, Canada and over the last few years, they’ve managed to work with more than 200 best-selling across the globe. Owing to their massive sales, Inspiritus Books is also one of the biggest distributers of non-fiction metaphysical texts in Canada. So if your manuscript manages to make the cut; be completely assured of nation-wide distribution. The company is currently accepting unsolicited manuscripts and can be contacted on this page.
10. Cosmic Egg Books
Unlike most of the publishers on our list, Cosmic Egg Books is one of those rare publishing houses; that solely focuses on metaphysical fiction. So if you’re fond of churning out compelling metaphysical fiction, this might be one of the best platforms for you. Cosmic Egg Books is an imprint of John Hunt Publishing, which is a prestigious UK-based publishing house. Since they are currently open for submissions, you can always drop in a copy of your manuscript here.
Based in San Francisco Bay Area, Three Hands Press is one of the largest distributors of metaphysical, esoteric, magical history and comparative religion texts. The company came to inception around 17 years back with the single-handed efforts of Daniel Schulke. Over the next few years they’ve churned out hundreds of texts exploring unique, rare and truly out-of-the-box topics. Whether it’s magic, occult, herbalism or shamanism; this publisher has worked with almost every possible genre pertaining to metaphysics. While they don’t directly accept unsolicited manuscript, Three Hands Press is currently welcoming query letters about your upcoming book. Send them your proposal here, and if it seems promising enough, they’ll surely get back to you.
12. Weiser Books
An imprint of Red Wheels Publishing House, Weiser books is one of the biggest publishers of occult and esoteric books. Nestled in a small office of Massachusetts, the platform was founded by Michael Kerber to distribute quality metaphysical texts among American readers. Over the time, they’ve worked hard to achieve this goal, and going by their records, it’s pretty evident that they’ve managed to make a real difference in the lives of enthusiastic readers. The platform values originality and proper insight on the topic you’re writing about. So if you meet their criteria, send a copy of your manuscript right away. Visit this page for a quick grasp of the submission guidelines.
If you’re fond of writing metaphysical books pertaining to the mind, body and soul- Rockpool Publishing is an excellent option. Based in Australia, they are one of the leading publishers of metaphysical texts in the nation. RockPool appreciates good writing, so as long as you stick to a compelling non-fiction text; there’s definitely a possibility of making the cut. The platform is currently open for submissions and you can find out more details about the submission guidelines here.
14. Orison Books
Orison Books is a company that is entirely dedicated to work with authors who specialize in spiritual metaphysics. This platform was formed by Luke Hankins, who was later joined by a team of talented professionals like Karen Tucker, Nathan Poole and Christine Hale. Over the last few years, Orison has evolved to be a highly inclusive platform that celebrates uniqueness and creativity. So whether you’re just starting out or happen to be a leading industry professional, as long as your book is creative and insightful, there’s a highly possibility of working with them. Orison Books is currently open for submissions. Check out this page for a quick scoop on their submission guidelines.
Avalonia is an ideal platform for budding authors who ace in writing about myths, esotericism and ancient pagan traditions. The company is based in UK, and although they’re pretty small, they publish a good number of quality metaphysical books every year. Avalonia is currently welcoming submissions, and although you can’t directly send in your manuscript you can always contact them with a query letter. Here’s everything that you wanted to know about the submission guidelines.
16. Allen and Unwin
Allen and Unwin is an award-winning publishing house based in New Zealand. The company was established in 1914 in the UK and within the last 10 decades, they’ve managed to rank up as one of the biggest publishers of New Zealand. Allen and Unwin publishes 250 new titles every year, and although they don’t particularly focus on metaphysical texts, they’ll still accept your manuscript if it falls under the ‘mind, body and soul’ subcategory of metaphysics. Visit this page to find out more details about their submission guidelines.
Do you love writing about myths? Do most of your metaphysical texts talk about some form of global myth or the other? If your answers are yes, Flame Tree Publishing might just be the right platform for you. Like Allen and Unwin, this UK based publishing house primarily focuses on fiction. However, if your non-fiction title is gripping enough to grab their attention- they’ll surely collaborate with you. This company has published best-selling texts over the last 20 years, and you can always rely on them for proper global distribution. As of now, Flame Tree Publishing is accepting submissions and you can find more details about their requirements in this section.
18. Gaia Books
Gaia Books is an imprint of the UK-based Octopus publishing group which is completely dedicated towards books dealing with mind, body and soul. Whether it’s planetary ecology, personal well-being or virtually anything concerning our inherent consciousness- this publisher covers it all. Over the last couple of years, they’ve come up with more than twenty best-selling metaphysical books, and if your work is authoritative enough, they’ll surely collaborate with you. Gaia is currently up for submissions and you can send in your manuscripts here.
Schiffer Publishing was established around two decades back in an attempt to disseminate quality non-fiction. The venture was started by Peter and Nancy, who were originally based in Pennsylvania. Over the years, this publishing house gained some momentum, and by early 2000’s they had already come up with five different imprints. Although this publishing house doesn’t solely focus on metaphysical non-fiction, they do accept your works in this category. Schiffer Publishing is currently open for submissions, and you can find more details about their submission guidelines here.
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