Coming Soon

Want to know what new book releases to expect this coming year? Here is a glimpse at our forthcoming books. These pages will be updated as we announce new books for each publishing season.

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New Releases

Wondering when your favorite author's next book is coming out? Find out here. This is your source for new WVU Press book and journal issue releases.

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Best Sellers

Find out about bestselling books in a variety of categories. We hope you enjoy browsing, reading, or rereading these popular books — new and old.

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Welcome to West Virginia University Press

West Virginia University Press was established in the 1960s under the administration of the University’s library as a not-for-profit scholarly publisher at the university. Almost immediately, the Press became a major source for information about the coal-mining industry and the history of the state.

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