It is a wholly owned subsidiary of deseret management corporation, the holding company for business firms owned by the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. As an acquisitions editor for the biggest lds mainstream publisher, how. It can be difficult to find holders to secure permissions, and heavy fees are. Deseret management announced that the websites of deseret book, ksl, the deseret news, lds church news, and mormon times will now all be managed by a new division in the company, deseret digital. Moody didnt start by seeking out an lds publisher, but he knew readers would need to. Deseret book company religionwiki fandom powered by wikia. Shadow mountain is a generaltrade imprint of deseret book, which is owned by the mormon church. Lds publisher shadow mountain at the lds writers market.
To submit an article query to lds living or a music demo to shadow mountain records, please. Keep a copy of the original sources, such as photocopies of the title page and page of any books from which you are quoting. Deseret book is an american publishing company headquartered in salt lake city, utah, that. Megan walker is an excellent author, and ill be looking forward to more of her stories in the future. Shadow mountain publishing is a general trade publisher for children and adults. Although some excel employees were relocated to shadow mountain music at deseret book headquarters, most remained at the separate excel. An imprint of the mormoncentered deseret book, shadow mountain specializes in valuesbased titles. Deseret book company also is working to expanded our list of books that appeal to a valuesbased, general market through our shadow mountain imprint. Home for the holidays was recorded during the mormon tabernacle choirs 2012 christmas shows in the lds conference center, with special guests english tenor alfie boe, former nbc news anchor tom. Then came the digital revolution, which rattled the book publishing and retail world.
A typical db reader is probably looking for books from general authorities, study aids for and. This book is in the deseret alphabet, a phonetic alphabet for writing english developed in the mid19th century at the university of deseret now the university of deseret. The companys general imprint, shadow mountain, which sells through deseret book stores as well as big box stores like walmart wmt, includes titles like janitors and fabelhaven. They have so many great books published by deseret book, shadow mountain, and. The deseret book company was created in 1919 from a merger of the deseret news bookstore and the deseret sunday school union bookstore. Find thousands of lds books, movies, music and more. One of the expensive malls in america, city creek center is owned by the church. Over 150 people work in its salt lake salt lake city headquarters. Yes you can avoid shopping in a deseret book store or at, but you may end up purchasing a book labeled as shadow mountain, eagle gate, bookcraft, covenant, or another. Deseret book is a publisher and retailer that publishes and promotes a variety of books, all of which reflect the values espoused by the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. Walnut springs press was supposed to have an panelist with us, but she wasnt able to attend. Deseret book company wikimili, the best wikipedia reader.
This march, the lds church opened a megamall across the street from its neogothic temple in salt lake. They are not compatible with kindle or other ereader devices. Publishingincluding books, music and audio products under two separate imprints deseret book and shadow mountain. Deseret book is the largest latterday saint book publisher and also owns a chain of lds bookstores in the western united states. Deseret book is a publisher and retailer that publishes and promotes a variety. Ive noticed most shadow mountain authors are mormons too. As an imprint of deseret book, shadow mountain publishes and promotes a. We may require this information if your manuscript is accepted for publication.
Kiss it goodbye was released march 3 by shadow mountain, a publishing arm of deseret book. Author celebrates pirates and mormon ace of 1960 deseret. Deseret book company is a leader in the publishing of religious books and music and the largest publisher serving members of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints. Deseret book and shadow mountain have slightly different aims for their audiences. Founded in 1866, the company operates three major business units. Lds publishers and publishing imprints serving the lds market. Businesses that are owned by latterday saints and the church. She is also the author of standalone after hello 2012. Shadow mountain is a general trade publisher best known for our childrens fantasy series including the bestselling fablehaven series by brandon mull and the.
Both of these utah bookstores trace their roots to george q. Deseret book began publishing lds fiction for the first time in 1979. Home for the holidays mormon tabernacle choir album. She has also written some lds fiction available through deseret book, the churchs bookstore and publishing arm, under the shadow mountain imprint. We publish a limited number of manuscripts in specialized genres such as. Deseret book publishes under four imprints with media ranging from works explaining lds theology and doctrine. Deseret book company is a leader in the publishing of religious books and music and the largest publisher serving. All the text of the book of mormonas well as large, lined marginswill give you a large canvas to. We dont consider ourselves a mormon publisher or a christian. The deseret book company merged from the deseret news bookstore and the deseret sunday school union bookstore in 1919 and formally adopted its name in 1920.
Its channels include deseret book publishing which includes deseret book, shadow mountain and ensign peak, shadow mountain records as well as zions mercantile, deseret book digital, excel. A typical db reader is probably looking for books from general authorities, study aids for and commentaries on the scriptures, and inspirational books. While celebrating 150 years, deseret book continues to innovate for. Dbd5117275 the role of the spirit in teaching and learning in the church of jesus christ of latterday saints, we are all teachers. Access to their entire digital audiobook library and over 2,500 ebooks and counting. Deseret book and shadow mountain have slightly different aims for. Although some excel employees will be relocated to shadow mountain music at deseret book. Obert skye slipped into our building shadow mountain publishing like a. To learn more about deseret book or to submit a manuscript intended for an lds or. Shadow mountain deals more with fiction, and aims at the youth and young adult markets heavily. Lds living magazine, shadow mountain records, and excel entertainment are also divisions of deseret book. Here, for instance, is the authors biomythology of the story from the db web site. Shadow mountain is a general trade publisher best known for our childrens fantasy series including the bestselling fablehaven series by brandon mull and the upcoming sequel series, dragonwatch.
Information about shadow mountain, a publihser serving the lds market. Deseret book is a forprofit corporation registered in utah. To learn more about shadow mountain or to submit a manuscript intended for this imprint, please visit. Mangum has worked in the publishing department of deseret book since. The book of mormon, journal editions can help with both your daily study and your journaling efforts. However, deseret book management assures that it will take a handsoff approach to managing excel. Digital items cannot be gifted, returned, nor refunded. Thank you for your interest in publishing with deseret book. Our ensign peak imprint specializes in books that are religious in nature but are. Deseret book is an american publishing company headquartered in salt lake city, utah, that also operates a chain of bookstores throughout the western united states. Deseret book, shadow mountain and ensign peak, shadow mountain. Lds living magazine, shadow mountain records, and excel entertainment are. The third book in the series, the forgotten locket, was published in 2011. Deseret book, 2274 s 0 e, ste g6, salt lake city, ut 2020.241 663 214 1271 1404 1230 1529 1138 1040 832 1123 1394 1286 1147 886 1466 620 425 1072 9 894 641 1234 1194 871 469 1192 835 676 599 325 1367 1235 1114 1437 286 157 928 1460 594 731 787