Xpress Yourself Publishing was founded in 2000 by national bestselling author, Jessica Tilles. As an MBE-certified company, we are an award-winning, English-language publisher that produces titles in all genres of fiction, non-fiction, self-help, inspirational and business books.

During its 17 years in business, Xpress Yourself Publishing has introduced more than 150 titles and 80 authors to the marketplace, including ESSENCE® and Black Expressions® Book Club best-selling titles.

In 2008, Xpress Yourself Publishing received the covenant African American Literary Awards Show award for Independent Publisher of the Year.

In 2013, Xpress Yourself Publishing took a hiatus from publishing titles to focus on rebuilding and re-branding.

In 2016, Xpress Yourself Publishing celebrates its “Sweet 16″ years in publishing, relaunching on May 1, 2016, with new titles, a new look, new ideas, and a new attitude.