Official Press Release
Diamond Book Distributors UK (DBD UK) has been selected by Baen Books as the exclusive distributor of the publisher's English-language graphic novels to the bookstore, library, warehouse club, and specialty mass merchandise markets in all markets and territories in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Baen Books is an American publishing company established in 1983 by SF publishing industry long-timer Jim Baen. The company specializes in science fiction and fantasy publishing with an emphasis on space opera/military science fiction and fantasy.
"We at Diamond are thrilled to welcome Baen to our family of publishers," said Diamond Book Distributors Vice President of Sales and Marketing Kuo-Yu Liang. "Its impressive stable of science-fiction and fantasy novels has been a constant in the industry for years."
Diamond's Sales Managers in the UK will immediately begin working with bookstores, mass merchandisers and other retail accounts to bring Baen Books to consumers in these markets.