Fly on the Wall Press

Elevating Literary Impact:

Fly on the Wall Press, a pioneering force based in Manchester, curates and publishes unparalleled political fiction, evocative poetry, and genre-defying anthologies addressing urgent global concerns.


A Trailblazer

Boasting an impressive record of four-time finalist in the prestigious British Book Awards’ Small Press of the Year category, we proudly showcase our international acclaim. Our publications have not only received laurels from esteemed poetry competitions like The Laurel Prize and The Julie Suk Award, but also earned accolades in short stories and fiction through the Saboteur Awards and the Edge Hill Prize.


Driving Social Change

Since our inception in February 2018, Fly on the Wall Press seamlessly integrates social activism into our literary endeavours. Our flagship anthologies only raise funds for chosen charities but also fuel an ongoing dialogue on highlighted issues. Our collaborative efforts span a breadth of charitable organizations, including Mind, Shelter, Crisis Aid UK, WWF, The Climate Coalition, Street Child United, and Invest in ME.


Environmental Responsibility:

Certified by the Forest Stewardship Council for responsible paper sourcing.
Carbon-neutral operations and 100% recyclable packaging.
Use of eco-friendly paper and vegetable starch-based packaging tapes.
Prioritisation of public transport for events


A Publisher with a Conscience

We redefine author relations by offering ethical compensation, surpassing the recommended royalty rates. Our transparency in contracts and publishing processes sets new industry standards.


Fly on the Wall Press isn’t just a publisher; it’s a movement that resonates with integrity, vision, and purpose.

Publisher address:

Manchester, M1 1EW

UK Sales: Ceris Jones and Jane Pike, Inpress
UK Distribution: Booksource, Glasgow
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