Welcome to Orca Book Services

COVID-19 Updates

Publisher & Customer Services

In these extraordinary and challenging times, and as organisations across the world respond to the outbreak of the Coronavirus, the well-being of our colleagues is our main priority whilst continuing to deliver our services to support you.
Our Publisher & Customer Service teams are now working remotely, they will still have full access to all our systems so, there will be no detrimental impact to our service. During this period, please contact us by email at:

Trade Account customers – trade.enquiries@marston.co.uk

General Customers – direct.enquiries@marston.co.uk

Publishers – continue to email your account manager or to place orders via email at publisherorders@orcabookservices.co.uk.

Our phone lines will be temporarily unavailable.


Press Release – 16th September 2019

Dulles, VA , US – based Books International , Marston Book Services and Orca Books Services are delighted to announce the formation of a joint venture with Printforce to support the inventory needs of their UK and US publishing clients. Full press release here.

Press Release – 29th March 2019

Dulles, VA — Books International announces the acquisition of UK-based Marston Book Services and Marston’s wholly owned subsidiary, Orca Books ServicesFull press release here.

Welcome to the Orca Book Services website.  Orca Book Services is a book distributor based in Poole, Dorset. We distribute mainly general non-fiction books for many different sized clients, and are proud of our growing reputation.  All the information required to learn about Orca can be found within this site.

By selecting the relevant links, you can find out all about us and the publishers for whom we distribute.




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