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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.

The WWEnd database contains over 650 publishers for you to peruse. Be sure to check out our Featured Publisher as well.


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 16 awards we cover.

# PUBLISHER AUTHORS NOVELS NOMS WINS
1. Tor 503 2023 554 107
2. Gollancz 277 910 463 137
3. Ace Books 391 1498 281 54
4. Orbit 196 767 212 35
5. Bantam Spectra 178 451 186 40
6. William Morrow & Co. 72 144 103 30
7. Del Rey 129 358 93 25
8. DAW Books 138 815 88 13
9. Doubleday 190 501 87 15
10. Baen 207 700 81 18
11. HarperCollins 93 189 81 22
12. Ballantine Del Rey 153 624 75 12
13. HarperCollins/Voyager 105 275 75 12
14. Roc 125 476 72 10
15. Ballantine Books 130 333 72 16
16. Bantam UK 63 153 65 13
17. St. Martin's Press 96 186 65 17
18. Eos 48 107 49 9
19. Orion Books 47 81 48 9
20. Pyr 81 224 47 9
21. HarperCollins UK 55 120 46 10
22. Alfred A. Knopf 62 142 46 10
23. Open Road Integrated Media 74 298 46 8
24. Timescape Books 49 70 42 10
25. HarperCollins Australia 17 62 40 11
26. HarperPrism 49 80 39 11
27. Avon 108 199 37 10
28. Macmillan UK 31 82 36 11
29. Small Beer Press 39 63 36 11
30. Pocket Books 258 838 35 8
31. Hodder & Stoughton 48 152 35 7
32. Headline Publishing Group 35 92 34 15
33. G. P. Putnam's Sons 76 174 34 6
34. Bantam Dell Publishing Group 51 132 34 4
35. Analog Science Fiction and Fact 109 190 33 8
36. Penguin Books 147 218 33 4
37. Pan Macmillan 40 98 32 8
38. Simon & Schuster 90 127 32 10
39. Warner Aspect 59 103 32 5
40. Random House 78 130 31 9
41. Scribner 31 73 31 5
42. Science Fiction Book Club 62 89 31 6
43. Galaxy Science Fiction 59 85 31 16
44. Berkley Publishing Group 107 199 30 7
45. Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction 182 317 30 4
46. Little, Brown and Company 56 102 29 2
47. Night Shade Books 82 186 29 5
48. Macmillan Publishing 34 56 28 4
49. Harper & Row 51 94 28 9
50. Bloomsbury Publishing 29 62 27 10
51. Allen & Unwin 18 53 27 6
52. Angry Robot Books 63 161 26 6
53. Berkley/Putnam 33 54 26 3
54. Aqueduct Press 23 44 25 4
55. Asimov's Science Fiction 144 383 25 4
56. Atheneum 29 69 25 5
57. PS Publishing 43 72 25 5
58. Arbor House 28 43 24 4
59. Jonathan Cape 40 82 24 6
60. Millennium 26 40 23 5
61. Houghton Mifflin 57 108 23 7
62. Faber and Faber 36 92 22 5
63. Doubleday Foundation 20 35 20 6
64. Signet 62 143 20 5
65. Solaris 52 142 20 2
66. Viking Press 27 46 20 5
67. Jo Fletcher Books 33 90 19 2
68. Grafton 47 70 19 3
69. Carroll & Graf 42 86 19 4
70. Earthlight UK 21 37 18 1
71. Warner Books 45 98 17 3
72. Gregg Press 57 83 17 3
73. Forge 20 53 16 2
74. Harcourt, Inc. 19 48 15 3
75. St. Martin's Griffin 25 79 15 5
76. Subterranean Press 99 208 15 2
77. Legend 27 54 15 4
78. Self-Published 42 52 15 0
79. Sidgwick & Jackson 27 44 14 3
80. HarperTorch 5 41 14 4
81. Orb Books 27 44 14 4
82. Viking Canada 3 14 14 2
83. Harcourt, Brace & World 20 47 14 3
84. Doubleday UK 20 61 14 3
85. Farrar, Straus and Giroux 36 69 14 3
86. Crown Publishers 31 46 14 2
87. HarperCollins/Eos 31 67 13 0
88. Leisure Books 16 34 13 1
89. Corvus 9 16 13 2
90. Penguin Australia 9 17 12 2
91. EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing 9 27 12 2
92. Chatto & Windus 14 29 12 2
93. Spectra 16 26 12 5
94. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 21 46 12 8
95. Simon & Schuster UK 30 63 11 2
96. Prime Books 52 121 11 0
97. Holt, Rinehart & Winston 26 40 11 2
98. e-reads 11 51 11 1
99. Greenwillow Press 10 51 11 0
100. Scholastic 32 78 10 1
101. Walker Books 22 44 10 2
102. Phantasia Press 12 15 10 2
103. Tachyon Publications 57 93 10 2
104. Delacorte Press 34 79 10 0
105. Dutton 39 74 10 6
106. Avon Eos 23 37 10 2

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