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Outpost19 is an independent book publisher based in San Francisco and New York.

We're committed to delivering provocative reading. Fiction, memoirs, essays, testimonies. The shining exception. The artful argument. The story you don't want to stop.

Jon Roemer serves as publisher/editor in San Francisco. In New York, Robert Schirmer does much of the same.

Jon studied literature and fiction writing at Northwestern. Bob did it at Hamline, New Hampshire and Arizona. Jon has developed creative projects for a handful of Fortune 100 companies. Bob is a Pushcart and O. Henry awards winner and teaches in New York.

jon [@] outpost19.com

robert [@] outpost19.com

Where to buy our books

Our books are available via local bookstores and at major online sellers, like Powell's, Amazon, Barnes & Noble and Kobo. You can also purchase both print and digital editions directly from Outpost19 or access our full list with a subscription to Oyster.

Bookstore buyers

Bookstore and group buyers can find our catalog here. Our books are distributed by Ingram. Direct orders, with trade discounts, are also available. More details are here. if you have questions about any of our books, please get in touch: jon {@} outpost19.com.


We're always looking for innovative projects. If you'd like to submit work for consideration, please use our submission manager.

For review or media inquiries,
please contact Jon Roemer
jon [@] outpost19.com

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