Hachette UK

Hachette UK is the second-largest British publishing group, and the market leader in ebooks, publishing over 5,000 new books annually across more than 50 different imprints. In the U.K., over 20% of trade books are sold as ebooks and digital learning is embedded in all schools. Hachette UK has firmly embraced digital technologies to meet consumer demand and make the most of the latest marketing trends. In 2018, 114 of the Group’s titles made the Sunday Times’ bestseller list, including 15 at number one.

In the schools sector, Hachette UK, through its Hodder Education division, is one of the leading publishers of educational books and digital learning materials. Its Dynamic Learning ebook platform is in place in over 50% of secondary schools in the U.K., Singapore and the Caribbean, and Rising Stars is a leading publisher of books and resources for elementary schools. Hachette Children’s Group publishes literature for young readers of all ages. Hachette UK has subsidiaries in Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and India, and an International Sales division shared with Hachette Book Group (U.S.A.), ensuring that Hachette’s English-language books are sold in all markets worldwide.

    • Founded 1986
    • Titles on backlist 2,100
    • books published/year 90
    Headline has an outstanding reputation as a publisher of fiction and non-fiction. Headline Fiction publishes across a range of categories. Its bestselling authors include Martina Cole, Neil Gaiman, Deborah Harkness, Janet Evanovich, Jonathan Kellerman, Karen Rose, Jenny Blackhurst and Simon Scarrow. Headline Non-fiction specialises in sports, comedy and popular culture with bestsellers including the Downton Abbey tie-in books and memoirs from Warren Gatland, Bryony Gordon and Charlotte Crosby.


    50 Victoria Embankment Carmelite House London EC4Y 0DZ - United Kingdom
    Tel : (44) (0)20 3122 7222
    • Founded 2004
    Quercus specializes in literary and commercial fiction, translated fiction and international nonfiction, in digital and print formats. Quercus has won many awards, including Small Publisher of the Year and the Costa Book of the Year Award in 2007, for Stef Penney’s The Tenderness of Wolves, Independent Publisher of the Year in 2008, and Publisher of the Year in 2011. Bestselling authors include Stieg Larsson, Peter May, J.P. Delaney, Damien Lewis, Sarah Knight and Elly Griffiths.


    50 Victoria Embankment Carmelite House EC4Y 0DZ London - United Kingdom
    Tel : (44) (0)20 3122 6200
    • Founded 1868
    • Titles on backlist 3,500
    • books published/year 320
    Hodder & Stoughton Fiction publishes international bestselling authors across every genre and boasts a particularly strong crime and thriller list. Its authors include John Connolly, John Grisham, Erin Kelly, Stephen King, David Nicholls, Graham Norton, Peter Robinson and Jodi Picoult.

    Hodder & Stoughton Nonfiction specializes in narrative nonfiction: biographies, memoirs, history, sports and humor, with bestselling authors including Henry Blofeld, James Bowen and A Street Cat Named Bob, Miranda Hart, Sir Alex Ferguson, Lucy Worsley and Michael Caine.


    50 Victoria Embankment Carmelite House London EC4Y 0DZ - United Kingdom
    Tel : (44) (0)20 3122 6777
    • Founded 2012
    • Titles on backlist 400
    • books published/year 200
    Bookouture is a leading digital-first publisher of commercial fiction, focused on building the next generation of global author brands. Its bestselling authors include Angela Marsons, Lisa Regan, K.L. Slater, Shalini Boland, Carol Wyer, Jill Childs and Patricia Gibney.


    7 Pancras Square Stanley Buildings London N1C 4AG - United Kingdom
    Tel : (44) (0)20 3859 7663
  • Little, Brown Book Group has a proven history of success and a track record for delivering bestsellers across the full range of its publishing. Three times the winner of the prestigious Publisher of the Year Award, the company prides itself on the depth and range of its publishing across its imprints Abacus, Hachette Audio, Atom, Blackfriars, Constable, Corsair, Dialogue Books, Fleet, Orbit, Piatkus, Robinson, Sphere and Virago.


    50 Victoria Embankment Carmelite House London EC4Y 0DZ - United Kingdom
    Tel : (44) (0)20 3122 7000
  • Orion was founded in 1991 and soon after acquired Weidenfeld & Nicolson as the nucleus of the new publishing group. Today the Orion Publishing Group publishes under six main imprints: Orion Fiction, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, Gollancz, Trapeze, Seven Dials and Orion Spring.


    50 Victoria Embankment Carmelite House London EC4Y 0DZ - United Kingdom
    Tel : (44) (0)20 3122 6444
    • Founded 2006
    • Titles on backlist 585
    • books published/year 90

    Hachette Australia is one of Australia’s largest publishers and also markets and distributes books for Hachette Book Group and Hachette UK. Authors published by Hachette Australia include Peter FitzSimons, Australia’s biggest-selling nonfiction author; Pulitzer Prize winner Geraldine Brooks; bestselling novelists Mark Brandi, Natasha Lester and Sarah Schmidt; multi-award-winners Maxine Beneba Clarke and Claire G. Coleman, and many others.


    207 Kent Street Level 17 2000 Sydney NSW - Australia
    Tel : (61) (0)2 8248 0800
    • Founded 1971
    • books published/year 10
    Hachette New Zealand markets and distributes books for Hachette UK and Hachette Book Group and also maintains a small local publishing list.


    2/23 O'Connell St Auckland 1010 - New-Zealand
    Tel : (64) (0)9 3791480
    • Founded 2008
    • Titles on backlist 135
    • books published/year 40
    Hachette India, which has just celebrated its tenth year, is among the largest trade publishers in India. It publishes general, literary and commercial fiction, children’s and reference books, and nonfiction covering memoirs, self-help, travel, history, management, lifestyle and sports.


    4th/5th Floors, Corporate Centre Plot no. 94, Sector 44 122003 Gurugram - India
    Tel : (91) 124 419 5000
    • Founded 2002
    • Titles on backlist 350
    • books published/year 40
    Hachette Ireland is one of the leading publishers in Ireland, showing a commitment to providing a broad range of high-quality publications for a wide audience. Hachette Ireland publishes general, literary and commercial fiction from both bestselling authors and emerging writers, along with memoirs, current affairs, humor, mind-body-spirit and lifestyle titles.


    8, Castlecourt Centre Castleknock Dublin 15 - Ireland
    Tel : (353) 1 824 6288
  • The Hodder Education Group is one of the largest education publishers within the UK and internationally, and was the winner of The Bookseller’s Education Publisher of the Year Award in 2015 and 2016. Its imprints include Galore Park and Rising Stars.


    50 Victoria Embankment Carmelite House, London EC4Y 0DZ - United Kingdom
    Tel : (44) (0)20 3122 6555
  • Hachette Children's Group is one of the most successful children's publishers in the UK, with an excellent track record in creating bestselling and award-winning books for children of all ages and interests. Its imprints Enid Blyton Entertainment, Franklin Watts, Hodder Children's Books, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Orion Children's Books, Orchard Books, Pat-A-Cake, Quercus Children's Books, Wayland and Wren & Rook together form a dynamic list of top quality picture books, fiction and non-fiction.  


    50 Victoria Embankment Carmelite House London EC4Y 0DZ - United Kingdom
    Tel : (44) (0)20 3122 6222
  • Octopus Publishing is a leading UK publisher of illustrated books. Publishing in all formats, including books, electronic publishing and TV, Octopus aims for an international audience. The subjects covered by Octopus include lifestyles, cooking, wine, maps, photography, encyclopaedias and reference books for parents and children. Some 250 new titles are published every year and sold throughout the world, translated into numerous languages, including Japanese, Russian, Icelandic, Welsh and French. Octopus' imprints are Aster, Bounty, Cassell, Conran Octopus, Gaia, Godsfield, Hamlyn, Ilex, Kyle Books, Mitchell Beazley, Miller's, Philip's and Summersdale


    50 Victoria Embankment Carmelite House London EC4Y 0DZ - United Kingdom
    Tel : (44) (0)20 3122 6400