Floris Books is an independent publishing
company based in Edinburgh, Scotland. In 2016 Floris won the
Saltire Society Scottish Publisher of the
Floris Books is the largest children's book publisher in
Scotland. We're well known for our Kelpies range of Scottish
children's books, which include Wee Kelpies board books, Kelpies
World non-fiction and activity books, Picture Kelpies picture books
for 3-6 year olds, Young Kelpies illustrated early readers, Kelpies
novels for 9-12 year olds and KelpiesEdge novels with attitude for
Our children's collection also features board and picture books
for 0-7 year olds (including international stories in translation
and nostalgic classics from illustrators such as Elsa Beskow) and
story books and anthologies for 6-10 year olds. We also publish a
wide range of craft and activity books suitable for children and
adults of all ages.
On the adult side Floris publishes an extensive list of
non-fiction books, focusing on quality books which look at the
world a little differently. Our books cover all aspects of holistic
and alternative living, including Steiner-Waldorf education,
biodynamics and organics, holistic health, philosophy of the
natural world, mind body spirit, parenting and child development,
philosophy of human life and religion & spirituality.
Submission details: Please see our website for
guidelines on submissions. We do not accept
submissions via email.
• Katy Lockwood-Holmes (Publisher & Chief Executive)
• Sally Polson; Eleanor Collins (Editorial Directors)
• Chani McBain (Commercial Director); Suzanne Kennedy (Sales &
• Leah McDowell (Art & Production Director)
• Alison Brydon (Office Manager)
Address: Canal Court, 42 Craiglockhart
Avenue, Edinburgh EH14 1LT
Tel: 0131 337 2372
Fax: 0131 347 9919
50 Cambuslang Road, Cambuslang, Glasgow G32 8NB; Tel: 0845 370
0067; Fax: 0845 370 0068; Email: email@example.com. (Also
distributor for Lindisfarne Books, Waldorf Publications, Adonis
Press, Living Arts Books, Myrin Institute, Steiner-Waldorf
Education, Bell Pond Books, WECAN, Orion Magazine, Vegan Publishers
and the Biodynamic Association.)
Publishing Scotland Company
Development Project Floris Books was one of the
publishers that participated in the Publishing Scotland Company
Development Project. For more information on Floris Books'
involvement you can watch the Floris Case Study video.
For a general overview, visit the Project page.