About Us

Committed to learning and literacy.

From our founding in 2009, Red Chair Press has been dedicated to publishing series to engage children in stories that provide models for strong character and good behavior. By working with only the highest-quality artists from around the world, we ensure our books appeal to a wide range of readers.  

Our new trade imprint One Elm Books for Young Readers produces single-title intermediate chapter books and middle grade fiction (ages 8 and up/gr 2-8).

Our Brands include-- 

Rocking Chair KidsTM : (ages 3 to 6/gr PK-1) Picture books for lap-reading and read aloud. Each book is designed to encourage interaction and response from the child. 

Funny Bone Books: (ages 6 to 8/gr K-2) Illustrated fiction with humor for early readers transitioning from controlled-level readers to longer stories.

LOOK! Books: (ages 6 to 8/gr K-2) An early introduction to nonfiction, these books include nonfiction text elements such as powerful photographs with captions, age-appropriate facts, glossary, and index. 

Start Smart Books: (gr 1-3) early nonfiction with a dose of fun,

Core Content Books for the classroom and library: (ages 8 to 12/gr 2-5) upper elementary nonfiction with a cross-curricular approach

Red Chair Press books are distributed exclusively by Lerner Publisher Services!  www.lernerbooks.com . Institutional buyers will find our books through all wholesalers.