Welcome to Summersdale!
Founded in 1990, Summersdale is one of the UK's top independent non fiction publishers, shortlisted for the IPG's 2010 Independent Trade Publisher of the Year. We create entertaining and informative books that people will love, making them widely available at affordable prices. Over the last three years our output and turnover has increased threefold and our gift and humour books alone have sold over one and a half million copies worldwide, with rights sold in 37 countries.
Summersdale’s first published book was The Busker's Guide to Europe. Now we publish about 90 titles per year in the following genres: humour, gift, travel writing, self help and general interest. High standards of editing, design and production are essential elements in all of our products, backed up by a dedicated sales and publicity department giving comprehensive worldwide sales coverage. Summersdale's books are also published digitally as eBooks and audiobooks.