We are an independent press specializing in projects that would normally slip through the cracks of the traditional publishing industry. Dancing Moon Press works with authors at each level of their careers, but we especially love working with first-time authors. Since 1996, our full-service book production company based in Oregon has offered comprehensive services for authors at every stage of book creation, from writing to editing to publishing to marketing. Most of all, at Dancing Moon Press, we love stories and we love writers. We will treat your book with personal attention and collaborate with you to create a better book than you thought possible.
Dancing Moon Press is a full-service author support system and book publishing company. We are a community of writers, authors, creators and dreamers who have faced challenges to write good stories and get our work into print. Many of our dreams have come true. Now we want to help your dreams come true.
It has been a joyful experience working with Carla Perry at Dancing Moon Press. Her gentle presence is so supportive and reassuring. Always helpful, never condescending, and very professional. Everyone who has seen the book gives… read more
“Fish: A Tale Of A Novel” owes its life in print to the expertise of Dancing Moon Press. From my initial inquiry, through the entire editing/formatting process, and until the manuscript went off to press, Carla… read more
I am very pleased that my book, “Conversations with Cheddar, And Adventures, Too,” was published by Dancing Moon Press and its editor/publisher, Carla Perry. I regret I can rate the final product only as EXCELLENT. Dancing Moon was… read more
The overwhelming fear of “now what do I do?” was removed the moment I spoke with Carla Perry. She accepted my project with enthusiasm and the passion of someone genuinely interested in my story. Her patience,… read more
If you are thinking of writing a book, Carla Perry, her Dancing Moon Press and talented team is the way to go. As a short-sprint human-interest columnist, I never intended to put my writings into a… read more
Don’t try this at home. Publishing your book, that is. It takes a pro in this endeavor to guide you through the sort of maze you never would have dreamed of. I was lucky enough to… read more
Kim Cooper Findling is the publisher of Dancing Moon Press and an author, editor, journalist and teacher based in Bend, Oregon. She is a fifth-generation Oregonian, an Oregon Coast native and an award-winning writer of stories about her beloved home state.
Kim is the author of Chance of Sun: An Oregon Memoir, Day Trips from Portland: Getaways for the Local Traveler and Bend, Oregon Daycations: Day Trips for Curious Families. The Sixth Storm, written with her daughter Libby Findling, will be released spring of 2019. Day Trips to the Oregon Coast will be released spring of 2020.