Open Road Integrated Media

Using technology to enable books to be discovered—and rediscovered—by readers. Scaling sales of digital books for publishers around the world.

Annual CEO Letter

January 24, 2024

CEO David Steinberger’s comments on Open Road’s transformational 2023 highlight growth, an expanding range of client publishers, and advances in data, technology and machine learning, and more.




Our 360° marketing platform is a premium white glove service. Open Road manages the marketing process; you win through our unique revenue sharing model. Join dozens of publishers and 50,000 titles experiencing 100% year-over-year uplift.


Harness the power of our content brands to drive your title to success. Reach dedicated readers of every niche imaginable through our Activation campaigns, scaled to drive the results publishers need.



Open Road Media is a global ebook publisher whose catalog includes legendary authors such as Joan Didion, Alice Walker, William Styron, Gloria Steinem, John Jakes, Pearl S. Buck and Dee Brown. Driven by the mission of bringing great literary works back to life, Open Road Media partners with premier authors of classic and contemporary works, making their content available to readers around the world.

Re-Discovery Lit

With Re/Lit, Open Road began its initiative to bring back out-of-print or reverted books to the public, partnering with authors and estates like Roger Angell, Barbara Delinsky, Eileen Goudge, and Linda Howard.


Our brands reach dedicated readers of some of the most vibrant genres. After launching with Early Bird Books, a general interest and ebook discount site, and The Lineup, a true crime, horror, and paranormal brand, we’ve continued to grow. Today, our brands include The Portalist, a hub for science fiction and fantasy; Murder & Mayhem, the hideout for mystery and thriller fans; The Archive, a repository for history lovers; and A Love So True, the home for romantics-at-heart.