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17 August 2018

Alban Books


Alban Books are based in Edinburgh and provide sales, marketing, distribution and customer service in the UK and Europe for US religious publishers. 

We were established in 1995 and are owned by -

  • Orbis Books
  • Wm B Eerdmans Publishing Co 

We also distribute -

  • Ave Maria Press
  • Convivium Press
  • Hendrickson Publishers
  • Kregel Academic
  • Lexham Press
  • Paulist Press
  • Rose Publishing 

In certain territories we represent -

  • Darton Longman and Todd

We offer a wide range of titles in the fields of Religion, Spirituality and Social Issues. We have books for children and adults, general readers and professionals, students, teachers and scholars.  Our books cover a broad spectrum of interests including Christian Living, World Religions, Ethics, Biblical Studies, Church History, Religion and Science, Mission Studies and Ministry.

In addition to our main office in Edinburgh, we have a sales office in Bristol.  Books are warehoused at, and orders processed and despatched from, Marston Book Services near Oxford.



People:  Jonny Gallant (Managing Director); Nigel Parkinson (Sales Manager); Margaret Reid (Accounts); Elaine Reid (Marketing Manager); Lauren Nickodemus (Marketing Assistant)

Address: Alban Books, 14 Belford Road, Edinburgh EH4 3BL
Tel: 0131 226 2217
Fax: 0131 225 5999