Terrain Publishing partners with community-based presses to publish transformative books that speak to place, climate, and justice.

Learn about our current books, partnerships, and opportunities:

Dear America

More than 140 U.S. writers, artists, scientists, and others appeal to a divided nation in Dear America: Letters of Hope, Habitat, Defiance, and Democracy, a project inspired by’s acclaimed Letter to America series and published on Earth Day 2020 in partnership with Trinity University Press.


Sowell Emerging Writers Prize

Terrain Publishing, in partnership with Texas Tech University Press and the Sowell Family Collection in Literature, Community, and the Natural World, offers this annual book prize, which began in 2022.


If you are interested in partnering with Terrain Publishing on a book project, please contact us.