In a lush world inspired by the history and folklore of South America, a sweeping epic fantasy of colonialism, ancient magic, and two young women's quest for belonging unfolds.
A shunned princess. A reluctant king. A marriage that could save both their kingdoms . . . but destroy their hearts.
We launched as the specialty small press arm of Illumicrate in 2021, to license, create and publish limited editions, reimagining the books in collaboration with the authors, fine artists and using high quality materials. Daphne Press has now grown into publishing original works, bringing the ethos of collaboration and beautiful packaging to the trade.
We’re delighted to reveal the cover of Bride of the Shadow King by Sylvia Mercedes, the first book in her romantasy trilogy.
Booksellers and bookshop owners can now apply for kits to decorate their displays for The Sun and the Void.
Daphne Press is looking for high quality science fiction, fantasy, and speculative fiction titles across the YA, new adult, and adult markets. We are specifically seeking a diverse range of voices with a focus on debut authors and stories from typically underrepresented backgrounds. Our goal is to publish science fiction and fantasy titles that entice readers and our team.