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Open Books
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  • Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
    Established in 2007, Open Books publishes high-quality literary, contemporary, and historical fiction, timely, entertaining, and educational nonfiction, and subject specific narrative poetry. Open Books is a fully integrated royalty publisher. All books are published in trade paperback and eBook editions. Paperback editions are available from the publisher and at booksellers around the world. eBook editions are multi-format and available to read on all popular reading devices. Open Books authors include medical doctors, attorneys, business professionals, and academics from prestigious universities including Yale University, Harvard University, Cornell University, New York University, Stanford University, Seton Hall University, Connecticut College, St. Francis College, the University of Oklahoma, the University of London, the University of Westminster, and many others. Open Books authors also include winners of noteworthy awards such as the Pushcart Prize, the Highgate Film Festival, the Dundee International Literary Prize, the Spur Awards, the Next Generation Indie Book Awards, the Kindle Book Review Book Awards, and others. Open Books also presents the very best of a new generation of authors from around the world to readers who are looking for fresh voices.

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