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What is Red Rock Press?

Red Rock is an independent book publisher based in New York City and Telluride, Colorado. We aim to produce beautiful, entertaining gift books for adults and for children.

How do I buy a Red Rock book?

Our titles are available at most bookstores, many gift stores, through on-line booksellers or can be ordered here at our store.

From 9am - 5pm EST, Monday through Friday, you may order a book for yourself by calling toll free 1-800-488-8040.

If I want to order a Red Rock Press book for my stationery shop, garden store, gift store, ice cream store, etc., whom do I contact?

You can contact the sale rep listed below if there is one in your area, or our RRP sales office.

SalesDirector: Richard

205 West 57th Street
Suite 8B
New York, NY 10019
T: 212.362.8304
F: 212.362.6216

Gift & Specialty Sales Reps


T: 212.988.1163
F: 212.988.8886


Susan Kempennar
Northwest MN & ND

Jan Renard

Pat Paterson
Southern Twin Cities

Laura Pentecost
Western WI

Dan Blake
Tel & Fax 641-357-0955

Mary Ledeboer
Eastern Twin Cities

Denise Crawford
Northern MN

Gail Jutilia
Southern MN

Are you looking for more sales reps?

Yes, if you’re an experienced rep in an area not covered, please contact RRP Sales Director Richard Barth at


For more information, contact We are happy to help any store or library buyer and arrange frequent author events.

Does RRP sell directly to bookstores?

YES! Booksellers will enjoy a favorable discount by ordering directly from Red Rock Press. However, our titles are also available through Baker & Taylor, Brodart, Follett Higher Education and Ingram. For sales from Red Rock Press, orders can be faxed, emailed or phoned in to the contact info listed below. Rate inquiries should go to Richard Barth.


Sales (Richard Barth)
T: 212-362-8304
F: 212-362-6216

For Subsidiary and Translation Rights contact:

Ilene Barth
Red Rock Press
Tel: 212.362.8304
Fax: 212.362.6216

Queries from news media:

Please contact or call us at 212.362.8304.

What is your postal address?

Red Rock Press
205 West 57th Street
Suite 8B
New York, N.Y. 10019

How do I submit a manuscript?

We prefer submissions from agents but will look at appropriate unsolicited proposals, provided they are accompanied by a marketing plan and S.A.S.E. and sent to our postal address (see above). Please do not telephone or submit ideas or material by e-mail.

Who are the publishers?

Creative Director Ilene Barth was a Senior Editor and nationally-distributed book critic and columnist for Newsday, before starting Red Rock Press in 1999.

Business Manager Richard Barth is a veteran businessman, novelist and designer.

Who else is Red Rock Press?

We are only as good as our authors and book illustrators, the people whose names you see on our book covers. Our several art directors and book designers are also key. They include Tor Anderson (our catalog, You're My Women Because...), Tordesigns, Telluride, CO; Kathy Herlihy Paoli (our Sin Series book and others), Inkstone, Missoula, MT; Charles Kreloff (Where Do The Balloons Go?), New York, NY; Paul Perlow (In My Father's Bakery and others), New York, NY; Susan Smilanic (Wisdom & Wack, Thank You, Teacher, Because..., A Christmas Dinner), Studio 21, Durango, CO; Dawn DeVries Sokol (our Celebration series, The Munched-up Flower Garden, You're My Woman Because...), D. Design Studio, Phoenix, AZ; and Heather Zschock (Heading to the Wedding, I'd Bark but You Never Listen), New York, NY. Our webmistress is Allison Duda Conner.

How do I contact Red Rock Press?

Red Rock Press
205 West 57th Street
Suite 8B
New York, NY 10024

Phone: 212.362.8304
Fax: 212.362.6216

Email addresses: