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Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Publishers

Behind every great author is a team of editors, printers, cover artists, marketing and distribution specialists... all the unsung heroes of the publishing industry. Below is a list of the Top SF/F/H Publishers, the large and the small, who have made it possible for us to enjoy all those Science Fiction Fantasy and Horror award-winning authors.

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Top SF/F/H Publishers

Below is a list of the top SF/F/H publishers in the WWEnd database that have received at least 10 nominations across the 13 awards we cover.

# PUBLISHER AUTHORS NOVELS NOMS WINS
1. Gollancz 174 445 331 97
2. Tor 209 842 316 54
3. Ace Books 133 487 179 31
4. Bantam Spectra 82 218 147 33
5. Orbit 107 445 95 11
6. William Morrow & Co. 34 65 79 25
7. Doubleday 80 186 71 11
8. Ballantine Books 63 117 67 14
9. Bantam UK 27 56 62 11
10. Ballantine Del Rey 40 108 58 8
11. Del Rey 67 189 56 16
12. HarperCollins 48 88 49 14
13. St. Martin's Press 34 59 43 15
14. DAW Books 49 283 41 4
15. HarperCollins UK 34 73 41 10
16. HarperCollins/Voyager 43 99 39 5
17. Eos 34 73 38 8
18. Timescape Books 25 27 36 8
19. Roc 43 161 36 5
20. Pyr 51 164 35 5
21. G. P. Putnam's Sons 26 64 31 6
22. Galaxy Science Fiction 11 16 31 16
23. Baen 40 185 31 8
24. HarperPrism 23 42 30 7
25. Scribner 13 36 29 5
26. Headline Publishing Group 15 21 28 15
27. Harper & Row 19 32 28 9
28. Avon 43 65 28 8
29. Pocket Books 29 36 27 6
30. Analog Science Fiction & Fact 13 16 26 4
31. Macmillan UK 14 34 25 7
32. Knopf 32 70 24 5
33. Atheneum 17 37 23 5
34. Berkley/Putnam 16 28 23 3
35. Macmillan Publishing 18 29 23 4
36. Simon & Schuster 39 48 23 5
37. Berkley Publishing Group 35 60 22 5
38. Bantam Dell Publishing Group 34 75 22 4
39. Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction 6 10 22 4
40. The Viking Press 19 28 21 5
41. Doubleday Foundation 10 20 20 6
42. Jonathan Cape 18 31 18 4
43. Arbor House 13 22 18 1
44. Night Shade Books 40 84 17 3
45. Small Beer Press 22 24 17 3
46. Random House 36 53 17 3
47. Bloomsbury Publishing 12 26 16 7
48. Houghton Mifflin 17 28 16 7
49. Faber and Faber 21 26 15 3
50. Hodder & Stoughton 20 55 15 6
51. Warner Aspect 12 29 14 1
52. Orion Books 11 17 14 1
53. P. S. Publishing 16 29 13 4
54. Leisure Books 13 24 13 1
55. Grafton 19 21 13 1
56. Harcourt, Brace & World 14 22 12 2
57. Harcourt, Inc. 9 18 12 3
58. Little, Brown and Co. 19 27 12 1
59. Earthlight UK 8 16 12 1
60. HarperTorch 4 40 12 3
61. Warner Books 19 41 12 2
62. Sidgwick & Jackson 7 7 12 2
63. Signet 18 36 12 3
64. Spectra 15 23 11 5
65. Corvus 7 13 11 2
66. Millennium 7 10 11 1
67. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 6 8 10 7
68. Doubleday UK 7 29 10 2
69. Simon & Schuster UK 11 13 10 2
70. Penguin Books 43 56 10 0

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