• Beginning in May, 2018, our new titles  will be distributed to the trade and all major wholesalers, via Itasca, at standard trade discount.  Older and  limited edition titles will be available through this website and other retailers with pre-existing stock.
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  • For now, order buttons on this site link to Amazon and other online dealers.    We hope to have our own web store in the future.
  • We support independent bookstores.  In the Bay Area, our books are generally available through City Lights, Green Apple, and Bookpassage.  We are working to expand this list.  If your favorite independent does not have our books in stock, they can order through Itasca beginnning in May, 2018.  


 MOLOTOV EDITIONS started as an in-house, studio imprint, and maintains that basic character.  We publish on an occasional basis, drawing mostly from in-house, staff generated projects, but with an eye toward reaching into other realms as resources and time permit.  

To submit,  send a concise cover letter and a portion of the mss, no more than 10 pages, to the email address below.  We primarily publish crime fiction, but our tastes are eclectic and  extend to other transgressive matter.  

It can take anywhere from several weeks to two months for us to get back to you.   If you don't hear after a couple months, you can query as to status.  We don't mind multiple submissions, but please let us know promptly if the book is accepted elsewhere.

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Additional Note: If you submit through any other than the address above, your submission may not make it to the editors.