Placing your books into the world's most comprehensive distribution channel is easy, low-cost and carries no risk.
In addition to all the benefits inherent in print on demand, we are continually updating our distribution partners
through catalogue feeds directly from Lightning Source so your titles instantly receive extensive market exposure.
Lightning Source connects you with the world's largest distribution channel of book wholesalers and retailers.
In addition to distributing books through Ingram Book Company, we maintain relationships with the most comprehensive
portfolio of booksellers serving consumers today.
Ingram Distribution Channel
Using the distribution strength of our affiliated company, Ingram Book Company, your book
always appears in stock and available to Ingram customers. Ingram takes content from 30,000
publishers and can have it distributed to 39,000 retailers, libraries, schools and distribution
partners in 220 countries and territories around the world. With print to order, your book
can be printed and ready for shipment in as little as 12 hours.
Other Distribution Channels
We maintain relationships with the most comprehensive portfolio of booksellers, distributors,
and resellers serving consumers today as evidenced by the list below. This relationship enables
us to make your titles available to these channels, however the individual practices of each
channel determines whether your titles are made available by them or show as "in stock."
Lightning Source Distribution Partners