Two Rivers Distribution Signs International Publisher Handheld Press


NEW YORK, NY (November 26, 2019)  – UK publisher Handheld Press has signed with Two Rivers Distribution®, an Ingram brand. Under the arrangement, Two Rivers Distribution will provide sales, distribution and publisher services for Handheld Press print and ebooks in North America, beginning January 2020.

 “I'm very pleased that Two Rivers is so enthusiastic about Handheld's books,” commented Kate Macdonald, founder of Handheld Press. “We work hard to select, edit, design and print our books, and having the right partner for sales and distribution in North America is essential.” 

“We are delighted to introduce Handheld Press to the American markets. The list consists of long-lost 20th-century gems which are beautifully packaged and written by authors such as Zelda Fitzgerald, Rose Macaulay, Elizabeth Von Arnim and Sylvia Townsend Warner,” said Two Rivers Director Nick Parker.

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About Handheld |

Handheld Press was founded in 2017 by literary historian Kate Macdonald to bring forgotten fiction back into print, and to publish new stories by and about remarkable people. Based in Bath in the west of England, Handheld has published sixteen titles in two years. Its core list is Handheld Classics, which republished Zelda Fitzgerald, Rose Macaulay, Sylvia Townsend Warner and John Buchan, among many others. Handheld Research publishes biography and letters, and Handheld Modern publishes new fiction by living authors, including the award-winning Nicola Griffith.

About Ingram |

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 digital learning. Ingram Content Group is a part of Ingram Industries Inc. and includes Ingram Book Group LLC, Ingram Publisher Services LLC, Lightning Source LLC, VitalSource Technologies LLC, Ingram Library Services LLC, and Tennessee Book Company LLC.