Welcome to Milliways Books

Who Are We?

Milliways Books is a small publisher based in the South of England. We want Milliways Books to become synonymous with excellence. We won’t publish hundreds of books a year, we will hand pick brilliant novels from fresh new talents and bring them straight to you.
Milliways Books launched in 2011 with the excellent children’s novel by first-time author Benjamin Hendy, How To Fill A Black Hole. This book is the first in an exciting series called The Marianna Voyages and the thrilling sequel should be launched in 2013.

At Milliways Books, we believe in the quality of the books that we publish. To show you how much, we are giving away the first 3 brilliant chapters of How To Fill A Black Hole for FREE.

To download them, go to the Downloads page, click the link, enter your email address and we will send you a link to download the PDF.

We are sure you will love How To Fill A Black Hole by Benjamin Hendy so once you have devoured those first 3 chapters you’ll be rushing back to our site to place your order the rest of the book.

So download the first 3 chapters now, for FREE, and start the “wonderfully thrilling space adventure” that will have you “turning the pages at light speed!”

Charity Partners


If you would like to learn more about the charity or make a donation directly, either click here or on the charity logo to be taken directly to their website.


Milliways Books are greatly invested in our local community. As such we have agreed to give £1 from every book sold through our website to Southampton Hospital Charity Children’s Services Funds to help make children’s stays at the hospital that little bit brighter.

Southampton Hospital Charity's aim is to create an environment which exceeds the expectations of patients and visitors in the care of Southampton General Hospital, Princess Anne Maternity Hospital and in connected services.

Praise for How To Fill A Black Hole