Heliotrope Books

An independent book publisher and packager, based in New York City.



Heliotrope is a conduit for emerging writers
and for veteran authors who have taken risks
with new material.


When we believe in a manuscript we do what it takes to find the right structure and home for it.

We develop book proposals with select literary agents who sell them to bigger presses, or we publish and promote the books ourselves. Read More



On Another Note: Making Music at Head Start by Leah Wells

(read review by M. J. Moore)


Read Tom Huth’s  “How Getting High Made Me a Better Caregiver”  in the New York Times

New Releases



From 2015





The Last Hotel by Sonia Pilcer


The Bunny Hope by Dara Lebrun