Founded in 2007 by Raymond Garcia, Celebra is a premier celebrity imprint publishing adult nonfiction and children’s fiction titles by mainstream Hispanic authors in both English and Spanish. Celebra’s mission is to fully maximize the potential of every book worldwide. The publisher has the distinctive approach of leveraging the multifaceted global platforms of its authors to reach a mass audience, while also publishing books that resonate with the largest minority in the U.S.
Home to a variety of international and New York Times bestsellers, Celebra is proud to publish many acclaimed authors, including Jennifer Lopez, Ricky Martin, Gloria and Emilio Estefan, Shakira, Pele, Juanes, Mario Lopez, Thalia, Tommy Mottola, George Lopez, Rita Moreno, Victor Cruz, Perez Hilton, Isabel and Ruben Toledo, La La Anthony, Adamari Lopez, Marco Borges, and Soledad O’Brien, among many others.
Prior to starting Celebra, Raymond Garcia was the Associate Publisher of Rayo at HarperCollins, which published bestselling authors, including Isabel Allende, Paulo Coelho, Jorge Ramos, Maria Elena Salinas, and Nina Garcia. Prior to HarperCollins, Garcia was the Founder and President of REG | strategic innovations, a fully integrated branding and design firm based out of New Jersey and Florida.
People en Español, one of the most widely-read Spanish-language magazines in the U.S. and the sister monthly publication of People Magazine, has published its first annual list of the “50 Most Influential” Hispanics. This honor roll is a who’s-who of important world leaders, newsmakers, and bold-faced names, including: Pope Francis, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Univision […]
Celebrity Chef Lorena Garcia appeared on NBC’s The Today Show with Hoda and Kathie Lee to kick off publicity for her new Celebra book, Lorena Garcia’s New Taco Classics. She demonstrated how to make delicious Beef Tenderloin Tacos with Blue Cheese Slaw and Crispy Onions with a side of Avocado Fries. She also participated in […]
With a massive national media line-up culminating in an amazing interview on The View last week, The 22-Day Revolution by Marco Borges (Celebra) debuts at #3 on The New York Times advice, how-to and miscellaneous bestseller list this week. The 22-Day Revolution shares the exclusive plan behind Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s “22 Day Challenge,” a commitment to plant-based eating […]