Quarry Books

An offshoot of Rockport Publishers, Quarry Books was started in 1997 to extend Rockport Publishers' business to a non-professional audience. Dedicated to providing instruction and inspiration to creative makers everywhere, Quarry Books offers authoritative, beautifully designed and illustrated inspiration and reference books for a wide range of enthusiasts including artists, illustrators, crafters, and cooks on subjects ranging from beekeeping and bread making to dog training and doll making.

Contact details

Contact Info

Quarry Books
100 Cummings Center
Suite 265-D
Mail/Deliveries/Packages to Suite 253C
Beverly, MA 01915
USA

Tel: +1 978 282 9590
Fax: +1 978 282 7765

Publishing:
Winnie Prentiss, V.P., Group Publisher
     winnie.prentiss@quarto.com
Foreign Rights:
If you are interested in publishing our titles in Europe, please contact:
     Karine Marko
     Group Rights Director
     karine.marko@quarto.com
If you are interested in publishing our titles anywhere else in the world, please contact:
     Kate Essam
     Senior Manager, Quarto Foreign Rights Operations
     kate.essam@quarto.com



Become a Quarry Books Author
Quarry Books publishes instructional books in a range of categories: cooking, crafts, and pets. See our submission guidelines. We will be pleased to look over your book query, and if your book idea fits into our focus areas we will contact you for more details. 

Latest news

January 24, 2017
Amelia Earhart and Mabrook! A World of Muslim Weddings, both from Frances Lincoln Children’s Books, and The Hello Atlas from Wide Eyed Editions have been selected as part of the Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2017 in the US. This annual cooperative project of the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and the Children’s Book Council aims to gather “an annual reading list of exceptional books for use in social studies classrooms, selected by social studies educators.”
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January 19, 2017
Author of Unseen London and London Uncovered published by Frances Lincoln, an imprint of The Quarto Group, Peter Dazeley has been awarded The British Empire Medal in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list for his services to photography and charity.
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November 16, 2016
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and Subaru have announced the finalists for the 2017 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prizes for Excellence in Science Books.The Prizes celebrate outstanding science writing and illustration for children and young adults and are meant to encourage the writing and publishing of high-quality science books for all ages. Quarto is thrilled to have four titles shortlisted across two categories.
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