Effective June 1, Consortium Book Sales & Distribution is adding six new publishers for the fall 2016 season:
The Critical Press, Jenkintown, Pa., which specializes in short books on film and culture. Founded two years ago, the press has published eight books and started a blog focused on the world of film.
DoppelHouse Press, Los Angeles, Calif., which publishes memoirs and biographies, monographs, critical texts and select fiction--both new works and translations--focusing on the art, architecture and design of 20th-century modernism and the stories of people affected by political upheaval, dislocation and exile. DoppelHouse Press was founded in 2011.
h.f. ullmann, Potsdam, Germany, which was founded in 1994 by publisher Herbert Ullmann and focuses on high-quality illustrated books on subjects ranging from art, architecture, fashion, lifestyle and drawing to healthy food and drinks, car design, medicine, science and travel.
Lesser Gods, New York City, the first U.S. imprint of Amsterdam's Overamstel Publishers, which produces books by and about musicians across many types of music.
Mandel Vilar Press, Simsbury, Conn., the nonprofit publishing arm of Americas for Conservation and the Arts that is dedicated to connecting the literature of the Americas by uniting the works of the best writers of Central and South America and the Caribbean with the leading ethnic and minority writers of North America. The press produces six to ten fiction and nonfiction titles, including translations and classic reprints, a year. Areas of focus include conservation, nature, culture, history, memoir, fiction, science, politics, sports and social and environmental justice.
Vodka & Milk, New York City, whose imprints include Infamous Books, Write to Eat and Five Avenue Entertainment. It specializes in thrillers, memoirs, cookbooks and entertaining fiction and nonfiction.