Cool Springs Press Partners
Cool Springs Press

Quayside Publishing Group: Books for Enthusiasts

Cool Springs Press is a member of Quayside (pronounced key•side) Publishing Group, which represents a dynamic group of imprints dedicated to providing quality print and e-books to its readers. Formed in 2004 upon Rockport Publishers’ acquisition of Creative Publishing international, the Quayside Publishing Group now encompasses:

Book Sales

In the business of publishing and supplying books to wholesalers, mail order companies, and retail stores for over 50 years, Book Sales imprints include Chartwell Books, Wellfleet Press, Castle Books, Knickerbocker Press, Alva Press, and Blue & Grey. All publish high quality illustrated books or reprints. Categories include novels, cookbooks, history, juvenile, fine art, art instruction, how-to craft books, natural history, gardening, Civil War, militaria, and more.

Visit Book Sales »

Cool Springs Press

Cool Springs Press is the leading publisher of state and local gardening information in the United States. In addition to gardening, Cool Springs Press publishes books and creates products on birding, cooking, canning, and preserving.

View Cool Springs Press Books »

Creative Publishing international

CPi specializes in visually stunning books for a hands-on world. They are a worldwide leader of how-to books on topics including home improvement, home decorating, sewing and crafting, and the outdoors. For more than 20 years, CPi has developed illustrated, step-by-step books branded with nationally recognized names like Black & Decker and Singer.

Visit CPi »

Fair Winds Press

In 2001 Rockport Publishers launched Fair Winds Press to publish quality illustrated trade paperbacks by top authorities in the fields of nutrition, general health, parenting, and fitness as well as history, Freemasonry and true crime. Packed with content and how-to photography, each book offers an illustrated alternative in competitive subject areas with a depth of resources not found in other books or on the Internet.

Visit Fair Winds Press »

Motorbooks

Motorbooks is the world's leading publisher of books and calendars for the transportation enthusiast.

Visit Motorbooks »

MVP Books

MVP Books offers distinctive, high-quality books for the sports and fitness enthusiast, including illustrated works, narrative nonfiction, and how-to guides.

View MVP Books »

Quarry Books

Quarry Books, launched in 2004, provides practical reference for enthusiasts in many categories including crafts, food, pet care, and hobbies.

Visit Quarry Books »

Quayside Distribution Services

In addition to the publication of its own titles, MBI distributes titles for specialist publishers from around the world. This distribution business, now branded Quayside Distribution Services, represents more than two dozen client publishers.

Visit Quayside Distribution Services »

Quiver

Quiver is a boutique imprint that first offered books and kits in the fall of 2006 for couples who want to take their sex lives to the next level. Quiver celebrates erotic pleasure and intimacy through beautiful, sophisticated photography and titillating, yet practical, text.

Visit Quiver »

Rockport Publishers

Rockport Publishers was founded in 1984, and soon established itself as an esteemed publisher of high quality graphic design and craft books. Rockport’s illustrated source books for professional designers and artisans present the best design work from around the world.

Visit Rockport Publishers »

Voyageur Press

Voyageur Press publishes books and calendars on subjects ranging from music to crafts, American heritage, country lifestyle, horses, railroads, and more.

Visit Voyageur Press »

Walter Foster Publishing

For more than 85 years, Walter Foster Publishing has been providing art instructional books and activity kits to artists of all ages and abilities.

Visit Walter Foster Publishing »

Zenith Press

Zenith Press publishes both illustrated and narrative books on subject matters including military history, aviation and space, current events, and world politics.

Visit Zenith Press »

Quayside Publishing Top Five

Fashion Design Workshop Drawing Book & Kit: Includes everything you need to get started drawing your own fashions!

Kit w/PB book

$19.99

Curious History of the Crossword: 100 Puzzles from Then and Now

Paperback

$17.99

1,000 Dog Portraits: From the People Who Love Them

Flexibound

$25

Extreme Brewing, A Deluxe Edition with 14 New Homebrew Recipes: An Introduction to Brewing Craft Beer at Home

Paperback

$24.99

Architecture of the Cocktail: Constructing the Perfect Cocktail from the Bottom Up

Hardcover

$16