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DO YOU WHOLESALE BOOKS FOR RESALE?
Yes, to approved vendors. A list of requirements can be found at the bottom of our home page.


HOW DO I PLACE AN ORDER?

If paying by CREDIT CARD through PAYPAL—
Simply click the "Add to Cart" button found on any book's subpage and you will be taken to the Paypal site to check out and complete your order. If ordering multiple titles, a shopping cart will be filled and you will check out when finished.

If paying by PERSONAL CHECK— 
Please send an email to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it stating which titles you are interested in. A total (including shipping fees) will be sent to you.


HOW CAN I GET A CATALOG?
A link to a downloadable PDF catalog of our titles can be found at the bottom of our home page. Or, if you prefer, a catalog can be mailed to you. Please send an inquiry to our address found at the top of the home page.


I LIVE OUTSIDE THE U.S. HOW MAY I PLACE AN ORDER FOR INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY?

Send an e-mail specifying which titles you are interested in purchasing to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it A direct invoice will be dispatched to you with shipping options.

Payment for International orders must be submitted via Paypal.


CAN YOU PUBLISH THE BOOK I HAVE WRITTEN?
With rare exception, Black Dog Books publishes only vintage fiction, not new works. Lists of publishers and their manuscript submission processes can be found though Google and other search engines. Or, a current copy of the annual Writer's Market guidebook is available at most bookstores.


DO YOU SELL AT TRADE SHOWS/CONVENTIONS?
Yes. Black Dog Books regularly appears at trade shows and conventions, often running special sales for on hand customers.

Annually BDB appears at both The Windy City Pulp and Paperback show in Chicago, Illinois (www.windycitypulpandpaper.com) typically held in late April-early May, as well as PulpFest, in Columbus, Ohio (www.pulpfest.com) held at the end of July.


I AM A COVER ILLUSTRATOR/DESIGNER. CAN I SUBMIT SAMPLES OF MY WORK?
We rarely use anyone other than those on our staff, but we are happy to review samples. Please send a cover letter with your inquiry and your samples to our address found at the top of the home page.