Island Studies Press is tGroup 4 croppedhe publishing arm of the Institute of Island Studies at the University of Prince Edward Island. It produces scholarly books for a popular audience as well as poetry, literary non-fiction, and drama.

Several of our titles have been chosen PEI Publication of the Year, and most recently, New London: The Lost Dream, and Those Splendid Girls were shortlisted for Atlantic Book Writing Awards (historical, 2016; and scholarly, 2015, respectively). Those Splendid Girls and Samuel Holland: His Work and Legacy on Prince Edward Island, were both shortlisted for the PEI Book Award 2016 in non-fiction.

A special component of our work is the Island Studies Series of short monographs dealing with aspects of culture and environment of Prince Edward Island.

We welcome manuscript submissions. Contact us at ispstaff@upei.ca for further information.