Information for Publishers


Title Submission Guidelines

Partners Book Distributing is a national wholesaler.

We welcome the opportunity to consider all books based on subject matter and salability; however, all material accepted must meet certain standards. Below is a list of criteria needed to meet industry standards.

  • Does the book have your own publishing company‚Äôs ISBN? (Printer assigned ISBNs are not acceptable.)
  • Does the book have an EAN barcode with the ISBN and the price programmed in it? (Price may be printed elsewhere on the book)
  • How is the book bound? (Generally, plastic comb or wire binding without title name on the spine are not acceptable.)
  • Is the book competitively priced?
  • PLEASE NOTE: Partners Book Distributing does not accept manuscripts or Print on Demand (POD) titles for review.

If you would like your book considered for wholesaling, please send the items listed below to our acquisitions department. Allow approximately four to six weeks for review time, after which we will contact you either by phone, mail, or email.

  • Copy of the book (We do not return review copies.)
  • Contact information including mailing address, phone/fax numbers and e-mail address
  • Marketing and promotional plans
  • Any letters of interest from the corporate offices of the national chain stores
  • Any book reviews

Submissions may be sent to:
Partners Book Distributing
Attn: Acquisitions
2325 Jarco Drive
Holt, MI 48842

We thank you for your consideration of Partners Book Distributing. Remember even if your book does meet all of the above criteria, it must still be evaluated in relation to the needs of our customers.