Beachy Books

Beachy Books is an independent book publisher. We offer traditional book publishing for authors in the UK, including Isle of Wight, Hampshire, Kent, East Sussex and the South East. Beachy Books is a member of the Independent Publishers Guild (IPG).

We also offer publishing services to individuals, authors, community groups, projects, schools, colleges and businesses. We can also help you self publish a book or independently publish a book.

Do you have a book in you? Do you want to be published? Read more about this in Get Published! then please get in contact so we can help you make a splash!

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Just Washed Ashore!

Happy publication day Monday 2nd July 2021 to The Bounty Writer by Andrew Don.

The Bounty Writer tells the story of how author and veteran journalist Andrew Don started out as an independent freelance journalist and includes valuable lessons about how to keep the money rolling in if you want to be a freelance independent journalist – and you don’t have to be a household name.

During the past 30 years running Don’s Hard News, Andrew’s work has been published in hundreds of newspapers and magazines including, The GuardianThe ObserverThe Timesand the Financial Times. He was launch editor of award-winning trade association magazine SalonFocus and managing editor of hospitality industry magazine Peach Report

Andrew is nothing special. If I can do it, so can you!

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On the Horizon! Pre-Order!

Beachy Books is very excited to announce that the following titles are now on the horizon, soon to be published, and available for pre-order…


Beachy Author Interview with Andrew Don, author of The Bounty Writer

Interview by publisher, Philip Bell, with author Andrew Don in June 2021 on the eve of the publication of The Bounty Writer – How to Earn Six Figures as an Independent Freelance Journalist published by Beachy Books on 2nd July 2021. Bold text (Philip), plain text (Andrew)… In a nutshell, what inspired you to write this …

Beachy Books Grows Up and Secures Professional Book Distribution and Sales for its Spring 2021 Titles!

Independent book publisher, Beachy Books, based in Kent and run by published author, Philip Bell, has grown up! Director and publisher, Philip Bell, is happy to announce a new significant development for his publishing company with news of their first professional book distribution partnership with Combined Book Services (CBS) of Paddock Wood, in Kent. Philip …

2020 – A Year of Publishing in the Time of Coronavirus

It’s been a year of the unprecedented use of the word “unprecedented” and the majority of us probably didn’t realise what a year it would turn out to be, but isn’t that life! It’s one of those world-changing events where everybody on the planet has felt what it’s been like to go through the experience, …