IMBRIFEX: Books for the journey

Based in Las Vegas, Nevada, Imbrifex Books is a publisher of both fiction and non-fiction books, audio-books and e-books. In addition to general fiction and memoir, we are publishing books in four series:

Scenic Side Trips Series:
RoadTrip America’s Scenic Side Trips is a series of road trip guides in North America. Each guide features over two dozen scenic and historic routes that that are easily accessible from Interstate highways. Descriptive narrative, gorgeous photography, and detailed maps reveal up-to-date discoveries, fascinating history, roadside attractions, and unique food and lodging.

Base Camp Hiking Guides Series:
This is a series of hiking guides based in key American cities where hikers can enjoy solitude and unspoiled wilderness by day and world-class urban amenities by night. The authors of each these books are expert hikers who are gifted in sharing tips and suggestions for exploring these hikes.

The Local Angler Series:
Expert fisherman and fisherwomen who share tips and secrets about their specialty as anglers are hallmarks of this series. Fly fishing, bait casting, ocean fishing, catch-n-release, a wide spectrum of expertise, talents and knowledge will be published in this planned 10-book series.

Las Vegas Mystery Series:
Being based in Las Vegas, Nevada, Imbrifex Books is interested in publishing works of mystery, mayhem and thrillers set in Sin City.

Distributed to the trade by Publisher’s Group West (PGW) and, our titles are available online and in bookstores throughout North America. Imbrifex Books is a member of the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA), Audio Publishers Association (APA) and an associate member of the American Booksellers Association (ABA). Because we are a small press publishing six to seven titles per year, we are committed to ensuring that every book is a success. We’ve always cultivated appreciation for people, places, and communities that are not seeking to be just like everyone else. There’s no better place than the American Southwest to find nonconformists, entrepreneurs, and people looking for new approaches to life. Imbrifex Books is your source for unique books written by some of the Southwest’s most creative folks.


H.G. McKinnis launches A JUSTIFIED BITCH (Click image for more photos.)

November 7, 2017 — FULL SERVICE BLONDE: A COPPER BLACK MYSTERY by Megan Edwards at The Writer’s Block in downtown Las Vegas. Click here for photos!

September 13, 2017 — STRINGS: A LOVE STORY by Megan Edwards at the Viewpointe Executive Suites. Click here for photos!

August 8, 2017 — A JUSTIFIED BITCH by H.G. McKinnis at the Writer’s Block and the Kitchen at the Atomic. Click here for photos!

Rick Quinn launches ARIZONA & NEW MEXICO: 25 SCENIC SIDE TRIPS (Click image for more photos.)

August 9th, 2017 — BASE CAMP LAS VEGAS by Deborah Wall at the Clark County Library. Click here for photos!

March 14, 2017 — The first of three Copper Black mysteries, GETTING OFF ON FRANK SINATRA by Megan Edwards. Check out photos of the fun! Other books in this series by Megan Edwards are FULL SERVICE BLONDE and  GRAVEYARD BOWLING (to be published in 2020).

April 3, 2018 — An enthusiastic crowd attended the launch of Rick Quinn‘s ARIZONA AND NEW MEXICO: 25 SCENIC SIDE TRIPS at Changing Hands Bookstore in Tempe, Arizona. It’s the first of a planned 10-book series of RoadTrip America Scenic Side Trips road guides. Free downloadable maps based on the 25 Scenic Side Trips are online here.


On Friday, May 4th, Rick will drive to Flagstaff and will be signing books at Starrlight Books at 15 N. Leroux Street starting at 6:00 pm. All are welcome, free registration and more information.

On Monday, May 7th, Rick Quinn will be signing books and talking about scenic road trips at the Distant Lands travel store in Pasadena. His presentation begins at 7:30 pm. 20 S. Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105. Hope to see you there! More information and free registration.

On Wednesday, May 9th, Rick Quinn will be telling tall tales from the road at the historic Shoshone Museum in Shoshone, California. Hosted by The Death Valley Red Light Chronicles and the Shoshone Museum Association this will be a really fun evening. Located on CA Highway 127, in Shoshone, California 92384. Rick’s presentation starts at 6:30 pm. More information and free registration. Imbrifex Books will be hosting a reception for Rick at the Crowbar Restaurant immediately after the author event at the museum. Bartenders will be serving a special cocktail “Scenic Side Trips” at the reception.

On Friday, May 11th, Rick will be signing books and sharing tall tales at the Writer’s Block in Las Vegas, Nevada. His talk will be 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Refreshments will be served. More information and free registration.

Rick Quinn will be signing copies of his new book at the Tattered Cover LoDo on Thursday, May 24th starting at 7:00 pm The store is located at 1628 16th St, Denver, CO 80202. More information and free registration to this event.

Megan Edwards and Mark Sedenquist will participate in a panel at the 2018 Book Expo in NYC on May 30th at 4 PM EDT. The panel will discuss “Making Indie Bookstore and Library Events a Win-Win-Win for Hosts, Authors/Publishers, & Publicists” More information here.

On April 4, 2019, Pete KJ will launch his new book, Base Camp Denver: 101 Hikes in Colorado’s Front Range at the Tattered Cover Bookstore in Denver, Colorado from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Drinks and gourmet hors d’oeuvres will be served. All are welcome.