Press was founded in 1998. We have been committed to publishing
the best literature – with a focus on Southeast Asian people, events,
culture and history – by international writers both based in Thailand
and abroad. In the past decade, we have been recognized as a publisher
of quality books. HLP office is located in Bangkok; please click
here for more contact information.
Lake Press is a small team of professionals who run a small Thai publishing
house. We publish fiction and nonfiction, both original and reprints,
by some of the most recognized and award-winning writers who share their
passion for the charms of Southeast Asia (see
list of all writers). We put a great deal of care in the production
of our books. We have worked with some of Thailand’s leading translators
and we are proud of our relationship with the Thai writing community.
specialize in fiction – literary and crime fiction, as well as books
on history, language, culture and relationships. Our list of titles
is continuously expanding. Our books are published primarily in English,
although we have started to publish books translated into German and
Thai. Our books appear in a full range of formats – including hardcover,
trade paperback, mass market paperback, and eBooks, for the widest possible
readership (click here to find out more about
of our books are available at leading bookstores in Thailand – including
Asia Books and Kinokuniya (see list of all
bookstores). Amarin is our distributor for our Thai language titles,
which can be found in over 150 bookstores throughout Thailand. For local
readers (located in Thailand) who wish to buy our books online, please
international readers, our books are available online at Kagi.com,
a trustworthy website that has served our international customers for
several years. We also have a staff that monitors all online orders
throughout the weekday working hours in order to make sure that our
readers will experience the best services.
out how to buy our books online here.