Orion Publishing Group
Orion Publishing Group Ltd. is a UK-based book publisher. It was founded in 1991 and acquired Weidenfeld & Nicolson the following year. In 1998, Orion was acquired by French publisher Hachette Livre. Also in 1998, Orion bought Cassell.
|Parent company||Hachette Livre|
|Founder||Anthony Cheetham, Rosemary Cheetham, and Rosemary|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|Imprints||Weidenfeld & Nicolson, Gollancz, Phoenix, Cassell Military, Everyman's Library|
The group's imprints include:
- Allen & Unwin
- Cassell Military Paperbacks
- Cassell's National Library
- J. M. Dent (Everyman Classics)
- Indigo (YA imprint)
- Orion Audiobooks
- Orion Books
- Orion Children's Books
- Orion Paperbacks
- Phoenix Books
- Victor Gollancz Ltd
- Weidenfeld & Nicolson
The group also distributes books for the independent Halban Publishers.
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- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-09-30. Retrieved 2008-09-08.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- "Imprints". The Orion Publishing Group.