ODYSSEY BOOKS, Co., Ltd. (オデッセー出版) was originally established under the name UP-FRONT BOOKS Co., Ltd. (アップフロントブックス) on December 15, 1994 by Seto Yukio. They changed their name to "ODYSSEY BOOKS" on June 1, 2015.
ODYSSEY BOOKS is the publishing house of UP-FRONT GROUP. The company publishes the autobiographies and photobooks by various UP-FRONT artists, as well as photo collections by professional nature photographers, while also publishing authorized textbooks for nail technicians, travel guide books, books of music critics, and translations and introductions of foreign publications.
On June 1, 2015, some publications became available through e-LineUP!Mall. On November 1, 2016, ODYSSEY BOOKS opened an official shop through e-LineUP!Mall.