The publishing houses we represent
Independent French Publishers
Leor Literary agency represents a vast selection of French independent publishers and focuses on high quality books.
Please find below a short introduction to the differente themes and genres in their catalogue, and link to their websites.
Le Temps éditeur publishing is a broad church for anyone who is looking for cheeky, culturally diverse books. This company, founded by seasoned publishers Thierry Jamet and Hélène Dupuis, aims to publish books that can connect people, no matter their age, culture or social background. Leor literary Agency manages the rights of their thriller collection “Noirs premiers” as well as of their Urban Fantasy titles.
Locus Solus is the perfect publishing house for any reader in search of excellent fiction and non-fiction books, created with a high sense of aesthetic. From their colourful youth literature to mesmerizing Nature books and thoughtful essays, Locus Solus is a talented and ambitious company. Leor literary Agency has as their responsibility the management of their children’s books, illustrated books and essays.
La Pimpante specialises in childrens’s books, made to guide and entertain little ones as they navigate life. With colourful illustrations, dreamlike universes and touching stories, la Pimpante aims to help children grow with their eyes and heart wide open, so that they can develop their imagination, creativity and openness.
Yoran Embanner publishing is a house dedicated to the promotion and defence of European national minorities. With high-quality dictionaries of rare languages and historical books about cultural minorities in Europe, Yoran Embanner actively advocates for a more culturally sensitive Europe so that no one, no matter where they come from, ever feels left out.
Offering a broad spectrum of titles, Goater is a daring company which never hesitates to speak up about its convictions, promoting an eco-friendlier lifestyle and humane society. With books written in sign language or showcasing the rich background of cultural minorities across the world, such as the Gypsy population and native Americans, Goater aims to be a beacon of light in a world too often clouded by ignorance and individualism.
A Mots Contés publishing specialises in children’s books, proposing richly illustrated titles with a touch of philosophy, so that each child can think about the world in which they live and find their own sensibility along the way.
If you are looking for a book to help you escape your daily life, Inception Editions might have just what you need. Proposing dystopian Science Fiction, action-filled Fantasy and dark Thrillers, Inceptio publishes modern, original titles and takes the reader on a journey they will not forget.
Au Bord des Continents is an independent publishing house located in Brittany, Western France. Its gorgeous illustrated books offer a wonderful journey through the myths and legends of the Celtic lands. From grimoires filled with beautiful plants, paintings and adorable familiars to collections of traditional dragon or mermaid tales, Au Bord des Continents aims to produce high quality material that honour the rich culture of Celtic Europe.
Founded in 2017 by two brothers Romain & Joffrey Huet, Dôshin Éditions writes, edits & distributes French manga. Their guiding line: to offer entertainment for all audiences but engaged, combining action / adventure and sensitive current topics, at the heart of the news. You can find Dôshin Éditions in many specialized manga and Japanese culture conventions, throughout France, Belgium and Switzerland.
Faralonn éditions is a publishing house originally from Saint-Etienne. It is oriented towards imaginary literature, youth, teens, young adults, fantasy, paranormal thriller but not only that. Soon 3 new collections will see the light of day: comics, graphic novels, Western-Fantasy.
The Libre2Lire editions is a publishing house from Aragon oriented towards general literature, fantasy, thrillers and romance. It offers all genres with one thing in common: to make readers want to “turn the page”, with quality writings that devour each other and leave the feeling of having had a good time dreaming, existing, imagining …
TriNox editions open new doors to quality popular literature, varied, inventive. Historical novels, black novels, thrillers, fantasy, adventure novels, anticipation are the genres that they want to explore as a priority.
Plumes du Web éditions is a publishing house originally from Montauban. It is oriented towards romance, dark romance, fantasy, dystopia, anticipation, paranormal and young adult.
Hatanna Editions is a publishing house originally from Gargas. It’s through its legend that Hatanna comes to life. Great devourer of books, priestess of ancestral knowledge, it sails at night to publish during the day. In search of fantasy texts. Three Collections: La Sirène Tranchante for fantasy texts, possibly borderline, then Racines, much wiser but sometimes much darker and finally, the very last, Tetraguide for illustrated books.
Au Coin de la rue editions are from Langrolay-sur-Rance (Brittany). It is a publishing house that offers investigation surveys and illustrated books. She received the 3rd world prize for its book La bière Bretonne.
In this publishing house, open to the pleasure of meeting, with the ambition of sharing beauty, creation, talent, ideas, visual artists in their universe of shapes and colors, renowned academics, poets and writers have wanted to give to read their imaginations, their experiences and their research.