Who We Are

We are a publishing company based in Lagos, Nigeria. We comprise teams of diverse professionals banded together for one purpose—producing great books, your books! This synergy informs our company motto—Your words. . .in Trust!!!

Parrésia Publishers Ltd has four imprints—

For more information about Parrésia Publishers, books and the imprint, you can view or download our catalogue.

Regium is a traditional publishing imprint which seeks to publish five books each year—strictly fiction. Fiction for this publisher is defined as literary fiction, exceptional popular fiction and short story collections that demonstrate exceeding craft and innovation. The Regium imprint, being a traditional publisher, is very competitive and offers advances on royalties for first-time authors. All production and marketing  responsibilities are borne by the publisher.

Origami is a specialised publishing imprint which publishes work in all genres. The author takes full control of the book production process. Origami has the added advantage of the Origami Marketing System under which Origami Books are distributed and marketed with our traditional Parrésia Books.

Cordite is a new, traditional-style publishing company for genre fiction based in Lagos, Nigeria and is jointly owned by Parrésia Publishers Ltd and Helon Habila. The imprint will be edited by Helon Habila, a Nigerian author and professor of Creative Writing at George Mason University in the United States.

Ọmọde Mẹta is a traditional publishing imprint which will publish Children’s Books and Young Adult fiction.