Diode Distribution

Dear librarians and independent booksellers,


Thank you for your interest in Diode titles! The attention you give authors and readers is rare and valuable. And, community programs, small businesses, and non-profits all have different needs. With this in mind, Diode is open to negotiating discount terms in order to facilitate greater access to books for independent bookshops, libraries, and special programs!


The team is eager to get Diode titles onto your shelves and into the hands of your readers.


Start a conversation today!

Contact Us!

  • Diode distributes directly out of Richmond, VA and covers destination shipping on all orders.

  • For wholesale and consignment orders, please contact the Diode team directly with quantity information and the terms of your library or independent bookshop.

  • Recommended retail pricing for Diode titles:

    • Chapbooks: $12/copy

    • Full-Length Collections: $18/copy

    • Nonfiction: $15-18/copy

  • Standard discount pricing for Diode titles:*

    • Chapbooks: $8/copy​

    • Full-length Collections: $12/copy

    • Nonfiction: $12/copy

    • *Diode is open to negotiating discount terms in order to facilitate greater access to books for libraries, independent bookshops, and special programs.

  • Diode processes transactions through PayPal, Square and by check. 

  • Diode accepts returns in excellent condition. Please send returns to the Diode PO BOX c/o Zoe Donald, Managing Editor. Contact us for further instruction if a street address is needed for delivery.

  • All Diode books are perfect bound and catalogued with ISBNs.

  • Diode welcomes all those with an interest in teaching or reviewing Diode books to reach out with their request and shipping address for desk or review copies.

  • Interested in forthcoming titles? Diode coordinates discount preorders. Receive new copies hot off the press


Indie shops where Diode Editions books are, or have been, in stock.