Our Mission

The mission of Coffee House Press is to publish exciting, vital, and enduring authors of our time; to delight and inspire readers; to contribute to the cultural life of our community; and to enrich our literary heritage. By building on the best traditions of publishing and the book arts, we produce books that celebrate imagination, innovation in the craft of writing, and the many authentic voices of the American experience.

Help Support Good Books

Desk and Exam copies

To request a desk or exam copy, please submit the following information here:

  • Name
  • Title
  • University
  • Department
  • Full shipping address, including building (if necessary), city, state, and zip code
  • Phone number
  • Fax number
  • Email
  • Website
  • Course title
  • Course semester/trimester
  • Estimated Enrollment
  • Choose one: Desk or Exam
  • Requested book

Desk copies are sent via Media Mail and can take up to two weeks to arrive.