Portland, ME

Right to your Ereader

All novels available on Kindle, Nook, Kobo, and Smashwords - just click on a title and select your ereading device.

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Prefer a Paperback?

Black Rose Press offers paperbacks of all novels - so you can flip pages and dog-ear favorite passages.

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For Booksellers

Stock up your store with Black Rose Press favorites - and enjoy the benefits of bulk discounts.

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New Titles

Check back often to glimpse new titles - coming soon is Fogbound Manor, a historical love story revolving around buried treasure.

Coming Soon!

Welcome to Black Rose Press

BLACK ROSE PRESS BOOKS in Portland, Maine is committed to bringing a new twist to classic fiction, featuring novels and short stories set in the 19th century updated with modern pacing and tone. Take a look at what we offer to find your next great read – for this century or any other.

The Online Catalog

Browse by different search terms to find what you’re looking for. Browse by Genre, Format, or Vendor. New releases are added here first, so come back for future titles.

Go Digital or Pick up a Paperback

We both nationally and internationally distribute our titles both online and in bookstores. Paperbacks are sold on Amazon, with copies available in select Maine bookstores. A complete store list will be forthcoming. Each book is also available in a variety of digital formats – Kindle Mobi, Nook ePub, Kobo ePub, and on Smashwords – for immediate purchase and download.


Prefer to absorb a great read through listening? We also offer professionally-produced audio versions of our novels. Click on Audiobooks to download a copy for use on your iPod, smartphone, tablet, or any other listening device.