Pathways to Hope

Books that help you heal, grow, and discover.

About Lake Drive Books

We are a selective, innovative publisher, cultivating a focused list of authors and books that fit our vision with culturally creative content and audience-engaging authors. We are a high-touch, collaborative enterprise that is responsive to the way people discover good books in our changing world. Our authors are independent, entrepreneurial, and connected, and we help them stay that way.


Creative, forward-thinking authors


Individually, socially, and culturally


Driving real relationships in our changing world

Key categories

Religion & Spirituality

Creative content that inspires your religious imagination

Personal Growth

Identity and living strategies for our challenging world


Memoir, nonfiction narratives, and essay books about being human

Critical Analysis

Expert critique from historical, sociological, and psychological points of view


Insights and experiences about those on the margins

Won’t you join us?

We’re at the beginning of an exciting publishing journey. We are signing authors, manuscripts are being written, and launch plans and long term author marketing strategies are coming into view. We’d love to hear from you, whether you’re an author, agent, or industry professional. Contact us and sign up for our newsletter for updates on our progress and the dynamic books we’re publishing.

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Grand Rapids, MI 49546