About

Established in 1978, The Women’s PressĀ is dedicated to publishing incisive feminist fiction and non-fiction by outstanding women writers from all round the world.

Literary and crime fiction, biography and autobiography, books on psychology, health, race and disability, women’s studies and cultural, sexual and political history all have a place within the inclusive and unique publishing space that is The Women’s Press. Our Livewire list – a series of up-front, contemporary, issue-driven works of fiction and non-fiction for young women – deserves special mention.

A few of our authors appear below…

Alice Walker
bell hooks
Manda Scott
Marge Piercy
Michele Roberts
Stevie Davies
Val McDermid