Bonus Material: Working with Chinese Publishers

In Discussion by Olivia Snaije

By Olivia Snaije

Establishing contacts with Chinese publishers can seem daunting, but Chen Feng of Editions Philippe Picquier says all publishers have at least one in-house person who speaks English and can deal with requests from abroad. Among the better-known publishers she suggests:

Guangxi Normal University Press, Beijing BBT
No. 26, Xinghua Dongli
Dongcheng District
100013 Beijing

M. Jie Zhiyong
Tel :  86 10 84255528 post 8004
Fax:  86 10 84250630


China Horizon Media Co. Ltd. – Century Publishing Group of Shanghai
4F, Baoliyuan Building
Jiao 55 Xingfu Yicun
Changyang District
1000027 Beijing

Hengjia Li (Ms.)
Tel:  86 10 64152811
Fax: 86 10 64132100


People’s Publishing House
Literature Depart.
No. 166, Chaonei Dajie
100705 Beijing

Ms. Huang Lingxia
Email: or
Tel: 86 10 65120274
Fax: 86 10 65252127

Ms. Wen Zhexian
Tel: 86 10 652537901


Yilin Press
47 Huan Road
210009 Nanjing

Ms. Zhao Wei
Tel: 86 25 83242700-915
Fax: 86 25 83242328

About the Author

Olivia Snaije

Olivia Snaije is a journalist and editor based in Paris who writes about translation, literature, graphic novels, the Middle East, and multiculturalism. She is the author of three books and has contributed to newspapers and magazines including The Guardian, The Global Post, and The New York Times.