January 22, 2017 1:46 AM ET


Company Overview of Penguin Books Ltd.

Company Overview

As of July 1, 2013, Penguin Books Ltd. was acquired by Random House, Inc. Penguin Books Ltd. publishes books. It offers books in various non-fiction categories that include biography and memoirs, film and TV, food and drink, health and fitness, history, home and garden, leisure activities, lifestyle and personal development, music, reference, religion, science, sport, and travel; art, architecture, and photography; business, finance, and law; poetry, drama, and criticism; and politics, society, and philosophy. The company also offers books in various fiction categories, such as action and adventure, anthologies, books on screen, classics, contemporary fiction, detective/mystery, fairy tale, ...

80 Strand

London,  WC2R 0RL

United Kingdom

Founded in 1935


44 2070 103 000


44 2070 106 060

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Penguin Books Ltd. Key Developments

FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment Appoints Jazwares Global Master Toy Partner and Penguin for Publishing for its Animated Series Danger Mouse

FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment announced the appointment of Jazwares global master toy partner and Penguin for publishing for its animated series Danger Mouse. The agreement will see Jazwares manufacturing and distributing a range of Danger Mouse toys with an initial roll out in UK, Ireland, Germany, France, Spain and Portugal, Australia and New Zealand, followed by North America and Latin America. In addition, Penguin will issue printed books in formats including story books, official guides, sticker books, novelty books, annuals and electronic books.

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