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For General Inquiries call: 415.360.0839. For special sales use the online forms below.

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To contact our publicity department use the below email submission form. If you are requesting a review copy, please include a link to your media outlet website or links to your published materials. When a review is published we request that you email us a link to the piece using the below form.

Rights and Permissions

If you are interested in acquiring translation or reprint rights submit your inquiry using the form below. Please note that Board and Bench Publishing does not grant options to independent translators.

Author Submissions:

As described in our About page, Board and Bench publishes a broad range of wine and food category titles. If your project meshes with ours, submit your proposal below. Type “author proposal” in the subject line. Briefly describe the scope and themes of your project, the envisioned format and the intended audience. If we feel there’s a fit, our editor will contact you and request a prospectus. Please do not mail hardcopy manuscripts to us before one is requested by our acquisition editor.

Following are our US and international sales and distribution representatives. For special sales please submit an inquiry using the form at the bottom.

United States:

Independent Publishers Group, Orders Department
814 North Franklin Street Chicago, IL 60610
T: (800) 888-IPG1 (4741)
F: (312) 337-5985


Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited
195 Allstate Parkway Markham, Ontario L3R 4T8, Toronto
T: 1-800-387-9776
F: 1-800-260-9777

United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, South Africa:

Vine House Publishing and Distribution
Waldenbury, North Common, Chailey
East Sussex, BN8 4DR England
T: 01825-723398
F: 01825-724188


Peribo Pty, Ltd.
58 Beaumont Rd. Mt. Kuring-Gai, NSW, Australia
T: (61) 02-9457-0011
F: (61) 02-9457-0022

Instructors Desk Copy Policy:

If you are interested in reviewing a book for possible adoption, review our Examination Copy Policy below. If you have adopted a title, you are entitled to a free desk copy.

If your examination copy request is accepted, you will receive the book and an invoice with payment terms of 90 days. If the book is adopted and an order roughly equal to your class size is placed, the examination copy is yours, free of charge. If the order is routed through an indirect channel, such as a wholesaler, a copy of the purchase order will suffice. If the book doesn’t suit your needs, return it to Board and Bench in marketable condition and the invoice will be cancelled.

Digital Media

All downloads of eMedia are fulfilled through a link emailed to your registered email address. If you encounter any problems with the download process, use the form below contact us.

Physical Books

Please allow 3-5 business days for processing and fulfillment. When your order ships you will receive an email with package tracing information.

Returns Policy

We accept the return of print books within 15 days of delivery, provided they are in the same condition in which they was delivered. If the reason for your return is due to our error, we’ll pay your return shipping. Please confirm your intentions using the form below.

Returns Instructions

After your return request has been approved, please make life easier on our returns department by including the original invoice with your return, and do the same for yourself by using a traceable means of shipping, in case proof of delivery is needed. And please don’t return items not authorized for return. To state the obvious, we don’t accept responsibility for items not originating from .