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Greenery Press
Greenery Press Logo
Founded1991
FounderJanet Hardy
Country of originUnited States
Headquarters locationEmeryville, California
DistributionSCB Distributors (US)[1]
Turnaround Publisher Services (UK)[2]
Publication typesBooks
Nonfiction topicsBDSM
ImprintsGrass Stain Press
Official websitewww.greenerypress.com

Greenery Press is a publishing house based in Emeryville, California, specializing in books on BDSM (particularly femdom) and polyamory, with over 50 titles in print. Most titles are non-fiction, but a smaller number of fiction titles and memoirs are published under the Grass Stain Press name. Greenery's sales top 100,000 books per year.

History

Greenery Press was founded in 1991 by author Janet Hardy. In 1995 it merged with Jay Wiseman Books under the Greenery name. Hardy continues to run the company, while Wiseman continues to serve on the Press's board of directors.

Greenery Press closed its new books program in 2019 upon the retirement of editorial director Janet W. Hardy and is no longer publishing new titles.[3]

Program

Greenery's list of titles include works by such notable authors such as Hardy herself, Dossie Easton, Wiseman and Midori, their most popular title is The Ethical Slut: A Guide to Infinite Sexual Possibilities, which has been translated into several languages[citation needed]. and has sold over 50,000 copies as of 2004.

References and further reading

Specific
  1. ^ "The 2016 Book Distributors Profiles - Publishing Trends". Retrieved 2017-12-25.
  2. ^ "Publishers Representatives | Publishers Distributors". Turnaround Publisher Services. Retrieved 2018-01-12.
  3. ^ From "Get to Know Us" section of Greenery's Website http://www.greenerypress.com/