Welcome to Saraband

Saraband is an award-winning independent publisher of outstanding fiction, absorbing nature writing, pressing environmental issues and compelling memoir. Over the last quarter century, we have provided a platform for underrepresented and marginalised voices that are often overlooked, championing diversity and inclusion as part of our commitment to excellence – and to our readers of all ages, backgrounds and personal identities, wherever they may live.



Five minutes with J.A. Mensah – author of Castles from Cobwebs

Posted on February 3, 2021

J.A. Mensah is a writer of prose and theatre and teaches at the University of York. Her plays have focused on human righ…

Five minutes with Jill Hopper – author of The Mahogany Pod

Posted on February 1, 2021

Jill Hopper has a background in newspaper journalism and magazine editing. A member of writers’ collective 26 Characters…