Hello! Welcome to Plain & Simple Press.

We publish books. Subject matter runs from swashbuckling fiction to controversy on education, with stops at subjects like dieting and travel.

We hope you’ll explore our site. Here’s what you’ll find:

Our Books, where we list all our wares for your delectation and post notices for special sales.

Our Blog, written by Vicky Hay, a journalist, editor, and university professor of writing and editing, and by Kathy Nida, a gifted fabric artist whose work appears in Southern California galleries. Keep up with P&S Press news here, and also find healthy (and tasty!) recipes, tips for writers and indie publishers, and short previews of an upcoming novel.

About Us, short bios of the Plain & Simple Press crew members.

Contact us, where you can order print copies of any of our full-length books.

Are you an author looking for help with a book project?
We can help you:

  • Copyediting and indexing*
  • Beta-reading (overall advice on content and style, with little or no editing)
  • eBook formattiing (ePub and .mobi, for Amazon, Nook, and iBooks)
  • Formatting for paperback print production
  • Cover art for e-book and print formats
  • Assistance with print on demand vendor

To discuss your project, please get in touch through our Contact page.

*The Copyeditor’s Desk, founded in 2009, provides editorial, ghostwriting, and indexing services for businesses, professional practices, nonprofits, and selected individuals. We specialize in editing business, academic, and technical writing. Many of our authors are scholars whose primary language is other than English.

To order print versions of our books, drop us a line through our Contact page.