Our mission is to help authors bring their stories to light with professional editing, design, and good exposure to the marketplace. Through Belle Isle Books, we offer personal guidance and accessibility, encourage authors to actively participate in the publishing process, and produce high-quality books that reflect editorial quality of the highest caliber.
We treat the publishing process as a partnership, because when the book comes off the press, we want our authors to be happy and successful.
New & Upcoming Releases
Little Bella’s Nighttime Wonderland
ON SALE 7/20/18!
written by Joy Fernandez
illustrated by Brianna Baker
As Little Bella snuggles down for bed, she looks out her window and can’t believe what she sees! Fireflies illuminate a nighttime wonderland that unfolds right before her eyes.
Elizabeth Munk's Forest Edge Adventure
On sale 8/20/2018
Written by Faye MacFarland
Illustrated by Wesley Lowe
Winter is coming, and young Elizabeth Munk is finally old enough to help her three brothers forage for the food that will get their chipmunk family through the winter. But she has very different ideas about what might be best to bring home!
To learn more about Faye MacFarland and Wesley Lowe, click here.
A Race to Save the Australian Outback
ON SALE 10/3/18!
written by Amanda Owen
illustrated by Maryana Kachmar
The Australian Outback is a place full of wonder, color, and life -- but it can also be unpredictable. When wildfires break out, all the animals are in danger! Join Kevin the Kookaburra and his clever crew as they work together to save their home in the Australian Outback.
Just Like a Flower
ON SALE 10/15/18!
“Who are you going to grow up to be?”
How do our experiences shape who we are? How can we choose our thoughts to grow into positive people? Join a colorful little girl named Sarah on a walk with her mother, as they discuss the meaning of compassion, appreciation, acknowledgment, and learning from mistakes to discover the qualities that already live inside all of us, just waiting for the chance to bloom.
Pirates and Spooks, Beware!
ON SALE HALLOWEEN 2018!
by Susan Weiner
illustrated by Bobbie Kogok
Shiver me timbers! Pirates and parrots, mummies and mermaids—get ready for these fun and funky creatures to tickle your funny bone and send a chill down your spine! Between the lines of these eerie poems, a lady pirate fights her battles in stolen ball gowns, a cannibal decides to become a vegetarian, and a ghost hitches a ride in the family car. You’d better get started: it’s allhands on deck!
Adventures in Dinglewood
by Helen Williamson
illustrated by Nancy Atkins
If you are in a hurry, you might pass by Dinglewood without paying much attention. But if you listen carefully, you just might hear the pitter-patter of small feet and the chattering of tiny voices. Turn the page—There’s a world of adventure here in Dinglewoodfor you to discover!