About the Publisher

Dan CafaroDan Cafaro is the founder and chief imagination officer of Atticus Books, a small, independent publishing house that started in 2010 in the Maryland suburbs of Washington, D.C., and is now based in Madison, N.J., where Dan resides. He also is the publisher and creative nonfiction editor of Atticus Review, a weekly online journal, where he writes and curates for the column, “From the Attic.”

Dan has worked in various forms of print and electronic media for 25-plus years, with an emphasis on manuscript acquisitions and project management. He has commissioned the work of more than 100 book authors in various genres, and has cultivated many strong relationships with industry professionals including booksellers, editors, compositors, and graphic designers.

A self-taught journalist and former sportswriter from Hasbrouck Heights, N.J., Dan is the former owner and operator of Chapters Revisited, a bookshop in Doylestown, Pa. As an entrepreneur in the evergreen days of dot.com startups, he adopted early to selling books online and, in the process, developed a terrible addiction to printed matter.

Dan can be reached at danc@atticusbooks.net.

“There ain’t no rules around here. We’re trying to accomplish something.”
~ Thomas Edison