Candlewick PressCandlewick Press publishes award winning hardcover and paperback children’s books for readers of all ages, including board books, picture books, beginning readers, chapter books, novels for middle grade and young adult readers, and e-books. Our imprints include Big Picture Press, nosy Crow, and Templar Books.

Harlequin TeenHarlequin TEEN™ is the home of critically acclaimed, award-winning, commercial young-adult fiction from bestselling established authors and fresh new voices. The program publishes a variety of genres, including contemporary, fantasy, dystopian, paranormal, historical, romance and horror, and it releases one to three original novels each month. Harlequin TEEN is an imprint of Harlequin–a division of HarperCollins Publishers–which has offices in 14 countries and publishes in as many as 34 languages and 102 international markets.

Harmony Ink PressHarmony Ink Press is an imprint publishing Teen and New Adult fiction featuring significant personal growth of unforgettable characters across the LGBTQ+ spectrum. We seek strong, authentic voices telling thought-inspiring stories with positive outcomes that explore all the facets of young adult, teen, and new adult life–between the ages of 14 and 21–across a wide range of subgenres. Our published works reach into a wide range of reader-favorite genres, including fantasy, mystery, paranormal, romance, science fiction, and more.

Harper Collins Children's Books

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young ReadersHoughton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers includes a wide variety of award-winning, quality, hardcover and paperback books for children and young adults in all genres and formats including: board books, picture books, early readers, chapter books, middle grade, young adult, fiction, nonfiction, and reference.

Junior Library GuildJunior Library Guild is a collection development service used by school, public and academic librarians to help children read more and read better. Librarians have their choice of over 70 different categories to aid in building a premier collection of titles kids will love to read.

Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersFrom birth to high school graduation (and beyond), Little, Brown Books for Young Readers publishes engaging titles for every age. Our long-standing commitment to literary fiction is highlighted by our award-winning authors such as Sherman Alexie, Paolo Bacigalupi, A.S. King, Holly Black, and Libba Bray.

Penguin Young Readers GroupPenguin Young Readers Group is a global leader in children’s publishing, with preeminent imprints such as Dial Books, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Philomel, Puffin, Speak, Firebird, G. P. Putnam’s Sons, Razorbill, Viking, Nancy Paulsen books, Kathy Dawson books, Price Stern Sloan, and Frederick Warner. Penguin Young Readers Group publishes books in all formats for children of all ages, including award-winning board books, picture books, novels, and nonfiction.

ScholasticScholastic Trade Publishing releases about 600 original titles annually in the U.S. under 18 imprints, including bestsellers and award-winners, which appeal to established and fledgling readers.

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