Trade customers are able to order stock from Brolly Books by contacting the distributor for their area (see details below).

If you do not hold an account with Brolly Books but would like to place a trade order, or if you can't find what you are looking for,  please call the Sales Manager Andrew Adam on or +61 (0) 412392912.






Brolly Books is located on the Mornington Peninsula and may be visited by appointment only..

All parcels and mail should be sent to our Melbourne mailbox, as below:


Private mailbox address:

Box 330, 45 Glenferrie Road
Malvern 3144 Australia

telephone: (03) 59755414

telephone (international): +61 3 59755414


contact: Andrew Adam


*** Download our Trade Order Form here.


New Zealand

A selection of  titles are distributed by:


21 Lady Ruby Drive

East Tamaki  Auckland  New Zealand

telephone: (09) 2748 8112

telephone (international): +61 9 2748 8112

  • Some titles are only available direct from the publisher, Brolly Books (see details above)



Brolly Books is distributed by

IPG in the USA



The distribution arrangements for various titles in overseas countries excluding New Zealand and USA and for foreign language editions varies from region to region. If you have a sales and/or rights enquiry concerning territories other than Australia and New Zealand, please contact Andrew Adam for the most current information:

Andrew Adam, Sales Director, telephone: (03) 59755414 | 0412392912


Contact Information


Mailing address (Private mailbox only):

Box 330, 45 Glenferrie RoadMalvern Vic 3144 Austalia 

(03) 59755414  
international: +61 3 59755414


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


  • Q.  Does Brolly Books consider unsolicited manuscripts for publication?
    A.  Brolly Books is not accepting unsolicited text manuscripts for children's picture books at this time.
     Brolly Books will consider the following types of unsolicited manuscripts for publication:  illustrated (to professional standard) children's picture books; limted YA fiction and chapter books. However, Brolly Books is a boutique independent publisher with limited resources so is only able to accept a very small number of submissions for publication each year.  If you wish to submit a manuscript, please email either (a) the complete manuscript, or (b) a synopsis and sample chapter to  Brolly Books will acknowledge receipt and will endeavour to provide a decision regarding publication within two months of receiving the submission. Brolly Books will only consider emailed submissions.  Any illustrated submissions should be accompanied with jpgs or pngs or the illustrations.
  • Q.  Does Brolly Books provide distribution services to self-published authors?
    A.  No, Brolly Books does not provide distribution services to self-published authors.

  • Q.  Am I able to open an account with Brolly Books?
    A.  Trade customers are able to open an account with Brolly Books. If you wish to open a trade account, please email  Brolly Books is unable to open accounts for non-trade customers.

  • Q.  How much does it cost to self-publish a book?
    A.  The cost will vary depending on the type of book and how much work the author does and how much work is undertaken by Brolly Books.  To obtain a confidential and obligation-free estimate, please contact  
  • Q.  What are Brolly Books editing and design rates?
    A.   This will depend on the complexity of the project, but are typically $65/hour + GST for editing; $50/hour + GST for proofreading; $80/hour + GST for cover design; $65/hour + GST for internal page design.  Time allowances will also depend on the complexity of the project but obligation-free estimates can be given as required. Please contact to discuss your requirements.

  • Q.  Are Brolly Books made in Australia?
    A.  All Brolly Books are written and designed in Australia and most (at least 95%) are also illustrated in Australia.  Manufacture is usually undertaken overseas by reputable printers in China and India.

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