Grand Central Publishing

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Grand Central Publishing
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Parent company Hachette Book Group
Founded2006
Country of originUnited States
Headquarters location New York City
Imprints Twelve, Grand Central Life & Style, Forever, and Forever Yours
Official website www.grandcentralpublishing.com

Grand Central Publishing is a division of Hachette Book Group. Formerly Warner Books, Grand Central Publishing came into existence in March 2006 after Time Warner sold the Time Warner Book Group to Hachette Livre. [1] [2] [3]

Hachette Book Group (HBG) is a publishing company owned by Hachette Livre, the largest publishing company in France, and the third largest trade and educational publisher in the world. Hachette Livre is a wholly owned subsidiary of Lagardère Group. HBG was formed when Hachette Livre purchased the Time Warner Book Group from Time Warner on March 31, 2006. Its headquarters are located at 1290 Avenue of the Americas, Midtown Manhattan, New York City. Hachette is considered one of the big-five publishing companies, along with Holtzbrinck/Macmillan, Penguin Random House, HarperCollins, and Simon & Schuster. In one year, HBG publishes approximately 1400+ adult books, 300 books for young readers, and 450 audio book titles. In 2016, the company had 214 books on the New York Times bestseller list, 44 of which reached #1.

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Besides Grand Central Publishing itself, the division has four imprints: Twelve, Grand Central Life & Style, Forever, and Forever Yours. [4] [5] [6] [7]

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