Welcome to MMS

Welcome to MMS, an independent children’s publishing sales agency privately owned by Tricia and Andrew Macmillan.  MMS has expertise in working across all the different sectors in the UK: trade, education, libraries and specialist sales and is now busily working on taking its publishers’ children’s books into world markets both in terms of printed books, digital and foreign rights/co-editions.

To see how MMS can best help you, please click the buttons below:

MMS has agents or distributors in several export markets. The list of countries selling its publishers’ books continues to grow! If you look at the ‘Contact Us’ drop down menu you’ll find all the Export Sales people listed. However, if you’d just like a chat regarding export sales please email Sales Director andrew@mms-publishing.com or Export Manager margaret@mms-publishing.com. MMS also helps some of its publishers with co-edition and licence deals so if you want to talk rights then please email International Rights Manager petula@mms-publishing.com
For educational sales: The MMS school sales team can provide books and digital for nurseries; playgroups; primary and secondary schools and academies; PRU and SEN units; School Library Service; and teacher training colleges. Do you need any advice on key stage topics? Are you looking for books on a particular subject? Do you need to talk to someone about the best books for your educational establishment? To arrange for an educational consultant to call, email Andrew Macmillan at info@mms-publishing.com or phone him on 020 8898 5211. However, if you would like further information about MMS, please complete the general enquiry form on ‘Contact Us’.
For booksellers – trade sales: If you have a look at our ‘Contact Us’ page you will see that our publishers are represented in many countries. In the UK, the MMS trade team can be contacted via the MMS Office Manager, Anne Chatterton, by email at anne@mms-publishing.com or by phoning 020 8898 5211. Do you need advice on marketing your books? Are you being kept up-to-date with new releases from our publishers? Can we help you choose the best children’s books and digital as well as the ones that are right for your particular market?
For libraries: Our publishers’ books are carried by the three main library suppliers: Askews; Bertrams; Peters. MMS plans to link-in with a number of libraries by attending conferences and contacting groups such as the Schools Library Service. However, if you would like further information about MMS, please complete the general enquiry form on ‘Contact Us’.
For members of the public: Thank you for looking at our website and hopefully you’ll see a number of books and digital that you would like to buy. Although we’re not really set up to sell directly from this website you can check with our friends at Boolino by clicking on their link at the bottom of the site.  You can also contact Orca Book Services on +44(0)1202 665432 or email orders@orcabookservices.co.uk. You can find our publishers’ books in either your local bookshop or online. However, if you would like further information about MMS, please complete the general enquiry form on ‘Contact Us’.

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New Titles for July 2018

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New Catalogue for Autumn Winter from BookLife Publishing

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New Catalogue for 2018 from Milet – Multi-lingual Children’s Books

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MMS New Titles for June 2018

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New Catalogue for 2018 from Mogzilla

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MMS New Titles for May 2018

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New Catalogue for 2018 from Scribo by Salariya

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New Catalogue for 2018 from Scribblers by Salariya

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New Catalogue for 2018 from Book House by Salariya

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MMS has a new publisher … Milet Publishing

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MMS is delighted to be representing Milet Publishing in the UK and other markets from 1 April 2018.  Their first titles will appear in the MMS New Titles Sales kit for September 2018.

About Milet

As a trailblazing publishing company, Milet has indelibly expanded the scope and look of bilingual and multicultural titles for children and adults, combining artistic innovation with linguistic excellence in books and multimedia resources that are both educational and entertaining.  Milet is also a groundbreaking publisher of literature in translation, bringing into English works by international authors of children’s books and adult literary fiction.  Our books have won awards and praise, and most importantly, devoted readers (who we thank, greatly).  Milet is known for its thoughtful, beautiful, high quality books and for its commitment to different voices and visions.

Milet continues to innovate and educate with exciting new titles: check out our latest and our enduring, essential titles on the site!

About our name: Milet, or Miletus, is a historical site on the Aegean coast of Turkey. In ancient times, Milet was a center of knowledge – a place where people from different places and cultures met and exchanged ideas, creating new philosophies and directions. That spirit of multiculturalism, exchange and innovation is the inspiration for Milet Publishing and is reflected in the diversity of our ranges.

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