Meeka  artwork by  Anil Tortop

Meeka artwork by Anil Tortop

Bluebell Books is an independent publisher of stories for children and the young at heart, based in Melbourne. We love stories that encourage people to delight in the world around them and help make it a better place. 

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Below are some of our frequently asked questions. If you have a query not answered below, you are more than welcome to contact us.

How do I buy a copy of Meeka?
Meeka is available in our online shop, and will shortly be distributed to physical stores via our distributor Dennis Jones & Associates. Stay tuned for a list of stockists. Libraries may wish to order copies via library distributor James Bennett.

Are you open for submissions?
While we would love to make oodles of books, we are a small operation and unfortunately not open for submissions from authors or illustrators at this time.

Do you have any advice for other independent or self-publishers?
Keep an eye out on our blog for some reflections on the challenges and joys of indie publishing.

Are you available for school talks, workshops and so on?
Yes. We also offer some editorial and manuscript assessment services. Please contact us for details.