Hydra Publications, the winner of the Jason Sizemore Award for Outstanding Small Press Publisher,  specializes in bringing to its readers the best in mystery, thrillers, romance, and speculative fiction including fantasy, science fiction, and horror.

Publisher, Tony Acree, is also a best-selling author, providing him a unique perspective and an ability to offer Hydra writers a more personalized service catered to their needs. Email Tony at


Stuart Thaman is the Hydra Publications Acquisition Manager, and all queries should be addressed to him. Stuart is the international best-selling author of The Goblin Wars trilogy, the Umbral Blade series, The Chronicles of Estria series, and the horror-thriller titles Vatican Massacre and For We Are Many. Email Stuart at