Publishing

Hachette Book Group


The Hachette Book Group (HBG) was created in 2006 when Hachette Livre acquired the Time Warner Book Group. Primarily focusing on the consumer book market (fiction and nonfiction), HBG is one of the foremost publishing companies in the USA. From Little, Brown and Company, founded in 1837 and whose list is part of the USA’s cultural heritage, to Perseus Books, acquired in 2016, the Group’s 25 imprints cover the entire array of contemporary fiction and nonfiction, from the most popular to the most literary. In a market with a robust digital business, Hachette Book Group has always been at the cutting edge of digital technology and offers a comprehensive ebook catalogue for every kind of reader, consuming books on every type of device. Hachette Book Group publishes around 1,800 books a year, and 167 of them made the New York Times bestseller list in 2017, including 34 which ranked number one.

News from our imprints in the US

    • Founded 1970
    • Titles on backlist 2,500
    • books published/year 150
    Grand Central Publishing caters to a diverse audience through hardcover, trade paperback, mass market, and ebook titles that range from the best commercial fiction to remarkable literary works, from reprint classics to the biggest “event” books of the season. Current bestselling authors include David Baldacci, Sandra Brown, Jeffery Deaver, Noah Hawley, Brad Meltzer, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child, Nicholas Sparks, Jon Stewart, Scott Turow, and many more.

    GRAND CENTRAL PUBLISHING

    1290 Avenue of the Americas 10104 New York – United States
    Tel : (1) (212) 364 1100
    • Founded 2014
    • Titles on backlist 900
    • books published/year 90
    Hachette Books presents the leading writers in narrative nonfiction, business, science, current events, history, health and wellness, pop culture, sports, and humor. In 2017, its bestsellers included Teammate, The Most Beautiful, and Hacks. The backlist features perennials such as Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff; Wherever You Go, There You Are; The Last Lecture; The Five People You Meet in Heaven, and What Got You Here Won’t Get You There. Hachette Books aims to be a vital part of the national conversation, and to foster a community of editors, writers, and readers who challenge, surprise and inspire.

    HACHETTE BOOKS

    1290 Avenue of the Americas 10104 New York – United States
    Tel : (1) (212) 364 1100
    • Founded 1837
    • Titles on backlist 1,000
    • books published/year 100
    Little, Brown and Company is one of America’s oldest and liveliest publishers, with early lists including works by authors such as Louisa May Alcott and Emily Dickinson. Its bestselling authors include James Patterson, Elin Hilderbrand, David Sedaris, Michael Connelly, Donna Tartt, Malcolm Gladwell, J.D. Salinger, David Foster Wallace, and Robert Galbraith.

    LITTLE, BROWN AND COMPANY

    1290 Avenue of the Americas 10104 New York – United States
    Tel : (1) (212) 364 1100
    • Founded 1926
    • Titles on backlist 1,500
    • books published/year 250
    Little, Brown Books for Young Readers publishes a distinguished and diverse list of books for ages 0-18, including baby/toddler and novelty formats, picture books, and hardcover and paperback fiction and nonfiction for middle grade and young adult readers, as well as brand/licensed tie-ins. LBYR publishes numerous award-winning and bestselling titles including the Caldecott Medal winning picture book Radiant Child by Javaka Steptoe; National Book Award Finalist When the Sea Turned to Silver by Grace Lin , and the #1 New York Times bestseller The Land of Stories series by Chris Colfer. Other notable authors and artists include Sherman Alexie, Malala Yousafzai, Lemony Snicket, Peter Brown, Todd Parr, and Jerry Pinkney.

    LITTLE, BROWN BOOKS FOR YOUNG READERS

    1290 Avenue of the Americas 10104 New York – United States
    Tel : (1) (212) 364 1100
    • Founded 2007
    • Titles on backlist 400
    • books published/year 100
    Orbit publishes across the spectrum of science fiction and fantasy, from award-winning science fiction to action-packed urban fantasy, widescreen space opera, epic adventures and genrebending thrillers. Notable authors include Joe Abercrombie, M.R. Carey, James S. A. Corey, N.K. Jemisin, Ann Leckie, Andrzej Zapkowski, Kim Stanley Robinson and Brent Weeks.

    ORBIT

    1290 Avenue of the Americas 10104 New York – United States
    Tel : (1) (212) 364 1100
  • Perseus Books is well known for its strength across a wide range of serious and popular nonfiction categories. Perseus is comprised of the imprints Avalon Travel, Basic Books, Black Dog & Leventhal, Da Capo Press, PublicAffairs, Running Press, and Seal Press, as well as a publishing partnership with the Nation Institute. Perseus Books has published numerous prizewinning books and authors and countless New York Times bestsellers.

    1290 Avenue of the Americas 10104 New York – United States
    Tel : (1) (212) 364 1100
    • Founded 1994
    • Titles on backlist 5,000
    • books published/year 500
    Hachette Audio publishes a variety of popular genres in audio form, matching material from Hachette Book Group with talented actors, composers, and producers to find its fullest expression. Recognized for the highest quality of content and production, Hachette Audio audiobooks – available on CD and as digital downloads – are regularly honored with positive reviews and awards, including Grammys™, Audies and other prestigious industry prizes.

    HACHETTE AUDIO

    1290 Avenue of the Americas Carmelite House New York, NY 10104 - United States
    Tel : (1) (212) 364 1100
  • Hachette Nashville is comprised of two imprints: FaithWords and Center Street.

    HACHETTE NASHVILLE

    12 Cadillac Drive Suite 480 Brentwood, TN 37027-5272 - United States
    Tel : (1) (615) 221-0996