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Consortium Announces Three New Publishers For Distribution

May 23, 2022

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN (May 23, 2022)—Consortium® Book Sales & Distribution, an Ingram Content Group brand, announces three new publishers for the Fall 2022 season: Helvetiq, River Horse Publishing, and Rosarium Publishing. They will begin sales and distribution with Consortium on May 28.

“We’re delighted to welcome these three publishers to our list and look forward to helping them grow in the coming months and years,” said Julie Schaper, Vice President, Ingram Publisher Services – Consortium.

Helvetiq is an international book and game publisher founded in 2008 and based in Switzerland. Multilingual at heart, Helvetiq publishes nonfiction for young and adult readers in English, French, and German. Above all, their books encourage exploration, creativity, and play. Their children’s titles approach nature, society, and history for an inclusive, global readership. Adult titles include cookbooks, travel guides and the bestselling Beer Hiking series, which has guided hiking enthusiasts to microbreweries in stunning locations all around the world. Key titles for the fall season include Citizen She! by Caroline Stevan, illustrated by Elina Braslina and translated by Michelle Bailat-Jones, and Beer Hiking New England by Carey Kish.

River Horse Books is an independent children’s book publisher dedicated to making books that make readers. They believe that to foster a love of reading, books need to inspire, entertain, and empower children. Their books are designed to be accessible and relatable, while encouraging curiosity, independence, and fun. Select fall titles include The Garden Next Door by Collin Pine and illustrated by Tiffany Everett, and Be Good, Peanut Butter! by Nicole Helget and Illustrated by Erin McClean.

Rosarium Publishing, founded in 2013 with the groundbreaking anthology Mothership: Tales from Afrofuturism and Beyond, is an independent press dedicated to publishing fresh, innovative, and oftentimes challenging comics and speculative fiction, all with a multicultural flair. As they like to say, “Whoever you are, you're in Rosarium.” Key fall titles include Box of Bones: Book Two by Ayize Jama-Everett and New York Times bestselling author John Jennings, Mother Christmas by Valya Dudycz Lupescu and Victória Terra, and Where Rivers Go to Die by Ugandan African futurist Dilman Dila. 

Media Contact: Zach Hunt | 615.321.3110 |

About Consortium

Consortium®, a brand of Ingram Publisher Services, is home to a community of award-winning publishers that believe in the power of independent voices. Consortium grew out of a small book wholesaling cooperative in 1985 to become a full-service distributor, quickly earning a reputation as an advocate for independent publishers. Consortium now represents more than 130 independent publishers from the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, India, and Africa enabling them to successfully reach the trade, library, and academic markets for their books. Consortium understands the importance of ideas, and its goal as a distributor is to introduce those ideas—some that may otherwise not be discovered—to the widest possible audience. For more information, visit or contact Erin Kottke at

About Ingram Content Group |

The world is reading, and Ingram Content Group (“Ingram”) connects people with content in all forms. Providing comprehensive services for publishers, retailers, libraries, and educators, Ingram makes these services seamless and accessible through technology, innovation, and creativity. With an expansive global network of offices and facilities, Ingram’s services include digital and physical book distribution, print on demand, and other services for the publishing industry. Ingram Content Group is a part of Ingram Industries Inc. and includes Ingram Book Group LLC, Ingram Publisher Services LLC, Lightning Source LLC, Ingram Library Services LLC, Tennessee Book Company LLC, Ingram Content Group UK Ltd. and Ingram Content Group Australia Pty Ltd.

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