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Little Bound Books | The Launch of a New Imprint!

Little Bound Books | The Launch of a New Imprint!

Homebound Publications is pleased to announce the launch of the Little Bound Books Essay Series: Personal. Poignant. Powerful. As we expand our newest imprint, Little Bound Books, we have decided to release a series of small 4 x 6 books of contained personal essays...

The Next Chapter | A Letter from Founder L.M. Browning

The Next Chapter | A Letter from Founder L.M. Browning

Entrepreneurial Bravery by L.M. Browning "If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time.” —Steve Jobs   At the age of 27, I was offered every writer’s dream: a book deal (and not just a one-book contract but five-book.) I enthusiastically...

Homebound Publications Strikes Landmark Distribution Deal

Homebound Publications Strikes Landmark Distribution Deal

Homebound Publications is pleased to announce that, as of May 1, 2017, Midpoint Trade Books shall be the distributor for our entire house and all its divisions including Owl House Books and Hiraeth Press. In this landmark agreement, Homebound Publications has achieved...

To Look Out From by Dede Cummings

To Look Out From by Dede Cummings

On April 11th, 2017, we will release To Look Out From by Dede Cummings, winner of the 2016 Homebound Publications Poetry Prize! According to acclaimed poet Clarence Major, “Dede Cummings’ poems in To Look Out From are breathtakingly vivid. Deeply felt, they often...

Minerva’s Owls by Mary Petiet

Minerva’s Owls by Mary Petiet

On April 11th, we will release Minerva’s Owls: Remembering the Divine Feminine to Reenvision the World by Mary Petiet Minerva’s Owls plumbs the depth of inner and outer consciousness as the new consciousness emerges. It seeks the balance we need to achieve through...

The Results of the 2016 Landmark Prize for Fiction

The Results of the 2016 Landmark Prize for Fiction

The results of the first annual Landmark Prize for Fiction are in and the winner is: River's Child by Mark Seiler! Mark Daniel Seiler lives on the island of Kauai with his lovely wife, Rebecca, in the little home they built overlooking the Pacific Ocean. His debut...

The Moon Reminded Me | Now Available

The Moon Reminded Me | Now Available

In her luminous poems, Ellen Grace O’Brian manages to braid contemporary moments of everyday life with ancient spiritual teachings—the sight of a hummingbird’s red throat, bread on the table, a couple’s quarrel, a mother’s advice—become doorways into the divine...

Early 2017 Preview

Early 2017 Preview

Make room on your bookshelf, we have some wonderful titles coming out in 2017. Here is a preview of late winter and spring titles. The Moon Reminded Me  by Yogacharya Ellen Grace O’Brian With Foreword by Mirabai Starr Finalist 2016 Homebound Publications Poetry Prize...

2017 Pushcart Nominations

2017 Pushcart Nominations

Homebound Publications is pleased to nominate the following works for the 2017 Pushcart Prize: "Listening to Our Listening" by Gary Whited, from Wildness: Voices of the Sacred Landscape "Vestige" by Linda Flaherty Haltmaier, from Rolling up the Sky "Old Soul" by James...

L.M. Browning on CT Style | Video

L.M. Browning on CT Style | Video

Did you catch Homebound Publications Founder, L.M. Browning, on CT Style this week discussing her new novel The Castoff Children? After the interview, she posted, "Had a wonderful experience on CT Style this morning. It's exciting to share The Castoff Children with...

Landslide by Andrew Jarvis

Landslide by Andrew Jarvis

Following up his success with The Strait, poet Andrew Jarvis celebrates the release of Landslide. Shelby Stephenson, Poet Laureate of North Carolina declares: Andrew Jarvis’ Landslide commits now and ever to a future where ruins—the human predicament—might squish in...

Francesca G. Varela | Audiobook Release

Francesca G. Varela | Audiobook Release

The Homebound Publications Audio Division has two new audiobook offerings for your autumn listening. Call of the Sun Child and Listen by award-winning author Francesa G. Varela, as read by Greta Gorsuch! Sempra has lived all of her 16 years in an enclosed dome called...

Shadows of Paris by Eric D. Lehman

Shadows of Paris by Eric D. Lehman

When William Byrnes takes a teaching job at a private school in the Marais, he thinks he’s escaping his sins. He sentences himself to winter afternoons under the vaulted ceilings of Notre Dame and to rice for dinner, while the City of Light goes unnoticed. Then the...

Wildness | Now Available

Wildness | Now Available

Wildness: Voices of the Sacred Landscape is now available in paperback! “I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.” ― John Muir In celebration of Homebound Publications’ 5th anniversary, the...

Logos by John Neeleman Wins Gold!

Logos by John Neeleman Wins Gold!

Logos by John Neeleman, a literary historical novel, has won the 2016 Independent Publisher Book Award Gold Medal for religious fiction.  The Independent Publisher Book Awards, also known as the IPPY Awards, is an annual book awards contest conducted to honor the...

Joy is the Thinnest Layer by Gunilla Norris

Joy is the Thinnest Layer by Gunilla Norris

Joy is the Thinnest Layer, the debut poetry collection by celebrated spiritual writer Gunilla Norris, is now available wherever books are sold. Reserve your copy today in our bookstore. Available in both linen bound hardcover and trade paperback.   When the heart...

2015 Indiefab Awards

2015 Indiefab Awards

Finalists for Foreword Reviews' IndieFab Book of the Year Awards have been announced. Homebound Publications garnered a total of 5 nominations for 3 titles: Ruminations at Twilight: Poetry Exploring the Sacred by L.M. Browning was nominated in the Body, Mind &...

The Excursion by Lauren Telesz

The Excursion by Lauren Telesz

Owl House Books and Homebound Publications is pleased to release The Excursion by Lauren Telesz with illustrations by Sharee Miller, edited by Brad Meltzer #1 Bestselling author of thrillers like The President’s Shadow and kids’ books like I Am Amelia Earhart. For us,...

CT Style with Leslie M. Browning and Lauren Telesz [Video]

CT Style with Leslie M. Browning and Lauren Telesz [Video]

Did you catch Homebound Publications Founder L.M. Browning with new author Lauren Telesz on CT Style last week? They shared the moving story of how we first met Lauren through Make-A-Wish Connecticut and eventually came to publisher her book THE EXCURSION. ‪  ...

Celebrating 5 Years!

Celebrating 5 Years!

  2016 marks Homebound Publications’ 5th anniversary. To honor our milestone, we're kicking off a year of celebration! Look for giveaways, sales, special interviews with past and present authors, the launch of a podcast, and much more. Founded in Connecticut in...

Landmark Prize for Fiction

Landmark Prize for Fiction

Homebound Publications' 2016 Landmark Prize for Fiction is now open. At Homebound Publications, we publish books written by independent voices for independent minds. Our titles focus on a return to simplicity and balance connection to the earth and each other, and the...

2015 in Retrospect | A Year of New Growth

2015 in Retrospect | A Year of New Growth

  Lost in the hustle and bustle of our daily tasks, it is hard to maintain focus on the bigger picture. From my desk here in the Homebound Publications office, I wade through a daily flood of emails, orders, submissions, invoices, manuscripts, media kits,...

Our Spring 2016 Titles

Our Spring 2016 Titles

  Our Spring 2016 Titles Enjoy a preview of our 2016 spring titles. Pre-order all the titles in our bookstore. Listen by award-winning author Francesca G. Varela Now Available | Order in our Bookstore» May is a piano-genius college freshman who dreams of becoming...

Spring 2015 Offerings

Spring 2015 Offerings

  The Strait Poems by Andrew Jarvis Now Available» About the Book: The Strait explores sensory experiences gleamed from the natural environment, historic traditions, archaeological findings, and folklore of the Pacific Northwest. Jarvis presents a spiritual and...

Upcomming Events

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Mar

What Comes Next Book Launch

Common Good Books, 38 S Snelling Ave, St Paul MN 55105 from 7pm – 9pm.
Celebrate the launch of What Comes Next with award-winning author Heidi Barr. The author will do a short presentation/reading and then will sign books. Light refreshments will be available. This event is free and open to the public.

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Apr

Painted Oxen Book Launch

Sundance Books and Music, 121 California Ave, Reno, Nevada 89509 starting at 2pm. You are invited to spend the afternoon with local author Thomas Lloyd Qualls in celebration of the release of his award-winning novel Painted Oxen.  rvsp on Facebook

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Apr

Meet Press Founder L.M. Browning at PUBU 2019

For nearly three decades, IBPA Publishing University has been the indie publishing community’s must-attend networking and educational event. As a Board Member of the IBPA, Leslie will host several offerings over the conference. Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, 540 N. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60611  register 

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