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24 October 2021

Black and White Publishing

Since 1999 Black and White Publishing has produced a wide range of titles with over 300 now in print, including 30 in the award-winning Itchy Coo imprint of children's books in the Scots language, the B&W classics list and the Broons and Oor Wullie books. We publish an extensive range of titles including general non-fiction, biography, sport, cookery and humour, fiction, YA (Ink Road imprint) and children's books.

Established: 1999

Publications (yearly average): 50-60

Types of books published: General non-fiction; memoirs; biographies; sport; true crime; cookery; humour; fiction; YA (15+); Children's

Submission details: We accept unsolicited manuscripts via our website at We ask for a brief covering letter, synopsis and the first three chapters or first 30 pages of your work in the first instance. For full submission guidelines, please visit our website


People: Campbell Brown (Managing Director); Alison McBride (Publishing Director); Janne Moller (Rights Manager); Thomas Ross (Digital & Operations Manager); Emma Hargrave (Editorial Manager)

Address: Nautical House, 104 Commercial Street, Edinburgh, EH6 6NF
Tel: 0131 625 4500
Fax: 0131 625 4501
Facebook: Black & White Publishing
Twitter: @bwpublishing


Grantham Book Services, Trent Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 7XQ.
Tel: +44 (0)1476 541000.
Fax: +44 (0)1476 541060

UK (excl Scotland) - PGUK, PGUK, 63-66 Hatton Garden, London, EC1N 8LE
Tel: 020 7405 1105

Ireland & Northern Ireland - Gill Hess Ltd, 15 Church St, Skerries, Co. Dublin, Ireland
Tel: +357 1849 1801