Diversion Books is a leading independent publisher based in New York City. Launched in 2010, Diversion combines decades of traditional experience with new, innovative publishing strategies. Diversion believes in establishing creative and collaborative partnerships with authors and is committed to the discovery of new voices as well as the rejuvenation of yesterday’s bestsellers. Diversion is an editorially driven team and is involved from inception through every phase of book development. Publicity and marketing strategies are tailored to each individual title, taking into account author platform, target audience, and current events. Diversion aspires to publish fifty new titles per year in both fiction and non-fiction, and sales to the trade are handled by Ingram Publisher Services.

Diversion Publishing Corp. was created to serve the next generation of aspiring authors, offering the best in editorial development, design, multi-format distribution, and cutting-edge book marketing.

Diversion Publishing Corp. is embracing innovative publishing models in support of its core mission to connect great books with avid readers.

Diversion Publishing Corp. is:
Diversion Books​ | EverAfter Romance​ | Radius Book Group

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Meet the Team

Joan Hur

Office Manager/Data Administrator

Jaime Levine


Angela Man

Marketing & Publicity Coordinator

Sarah Masterson Hally

Production & Art Director

Lia Ottaviano

Acquisitions Editor

Kayla Park

Editorial Assistant & Inventory Coordinator

Keith Wallman

Senior Editor

Scott Waxman


Shannon Criss

Senior Acquisitions Editor, EverAfter Romance

Lydia Youngman

Publishing Assistant, EverAfter Romance

Mark Fretz

Editorial Director, Radius Book Group

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