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The Penguin Publishing Group is one of the leading U.S. adult trade book publishers with a wide range of imprints and trademarks including Viking, G. P. Putnam’s Sons, The Penguin Press, Riverhead Books, Dutton, Penguin Books, Berkley Books, Gotham Books, Portfolio, New American Library, Blue Rider Press, Plume, Tarcher among others. The company possesses a prestigious list of bestselling, award-winning authors and a backlist of unparalleled breadth, depth, and quality, including Khaled Hosseini, Nora Roberts/J.D. Robb, Ken Follett, Tom Clancy, Sue Monk Kidd, James McBride, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sue Grafton, Junot Díaz, Geraldine Brooks, Jan Karon, Harlan Coben, Nathanial Philbrick, Thomas Pynchon, John Steinbeck, Arthur Miller, Clive Cussler, Michael Pollan, Eckhart Tolle, Ron Chernow, Kathryn Stockett, Nick Hornby and Liane Moriarty. The Penguin Group’s roster of bestselling authors is a Who’s Who of the industry, including Maya Banks, Antony Beevor, Saul Bellow, A. Scott Berg, Nick Bilton, T.C. Boyle, Patricia Briggs, Ian Buruma, James Carville, Jennifer Chiaverini, Amy Chua, J.M. Coetzee, Steve Coll, Catherine Coulter, Robert Crais, Jared Diamond, Eric Jerome Dickey, Dick Francis, Tana French, Elizabeth George, Seth Godin, Alan Greenspan, W. E. B. Griffin, Laurell K. Hamilton, Deborah Harkness, Hill Harper, Charlaine Harris, John Hodgman, the Dalai Lama, Diane Johnson, Garrison Keillor, Timothy Keller, Jack Kerouac, Ken Kesey, Brian Kilmeade, Anne Lamott, Charlie LeDuff, Chang-rae Lee, Mary Matalin, Bethany McLean, Terry McMillan, Jojo Moyes, Joe Nocera, Mary Oliver, Mark Owen, Robert B. Parker, Ridley Pearson, Daniel Pink, Steven Pinker, John Sandford, Nate Silver, Zadie Smith, Kurt Vonnegut, J.R. Ward and Stuart Woods.

Penguin Young Readers Group is a global leader in children’s publishing with preeminent imprints such as Dial Books, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Kathy Dawson Books, Nancy Paulsen Books, Philomel, Puffin, G. P. Putnam’s Sons, Razorbill, Viking, and Frederick Warne. These imprints are home to many authors and artists including Laurie Halse Anderson, Jay Asher, Judy Blume, Jan Brett, Eric Carle, Harlan Coben, Ally Condie, Andrea Cremer, Roald Dahl, Tomie dePaola, Sarah Dessen, Anna Dewdney, Gayle Forman, Adam Gidwitz, John Green, John Grisham, Anthony Horowitz, Oliver Jeffers, Marie Lu, Mike Lupica, Richelle Mead, Brad Meltzer, Judy Schachner, Ruta Sepetys, Rick Yancey, as well as dozens of other popular authors and artists. Penguin Young Readers Group is also proud of perennial favorites such as The Little Engine That Could, Madeline, Encyclopedia Brown, The Outsiders and the Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys series.


The Penguin Publishing Group and Penguin Young Readers Group are Penguin Random House companies.