Founded in 2014, September is a respected independent publisher with a fair-share policy for our authors.

Our list of intelligent and beautifully produced non-fiction is growing to include both new fiction and illustrated children’s titles.

Books in which to lose yourself … and find yourself 


In 2021, we were delighted to be to be a regional winner for Small Press of the Year in the British Book Awards. 

This week’s featured author

Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor


Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor was born in Kenya. She is the author of Weight of Whispers and Dust, which was shortlisted for the Folio Prize. Winner of the Caine Prize for African Writing (2003), she has twice received an Iowa International Writers Fellowship and was shortlisted for the FT/OppenheimerFunds Emerging Voices award. Her work has appeared in McSweeney’sGranta’s ‘The Politics of Feeling’ and other publications, and she has twice been a TEDx speaker (Nairobi and Euston). She has been a resident and fellow in several places including the Lannan Foundation, the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin, Civitella Ranieri, Dorothea Schlegel and the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Studies. She spends most of her time in Nairobi, Kenya.