If you are a reading aficionado, you would agree that nothing can bring that 180 degree of smile than laying hands on the new book in town. To avid readers, the fragrance of a new book is like that of an aged-old perfume and the ruffle of the pages like a bird singing its merry song. Books have been man’s best friend since times immemorial. While book reading seems to have dipped low thanks to the emergence of new technology and e-books, if you go by the records, you would hardly believe the same. Book publishing business is rapidly and consistently developing since the past centuries. American publishers have gained the top spot when it comes to counting global leaders in the publishing business. Thomson/Reuters take up the 3rd spot in the world ranking of world’s top publishers. Random House has consistently been the largest publisher of trade books. American publisher Cengage Learning, headquartered in Boston Massachusetts, is an educational content, technology, and services company, catering to the higher education and professional and library markets worldwide. Other prominent American publishers include Scholastic Inc, Nature America, and so on. Check this segment to find in details about American publishing houses and famous American publishers.
Stan LeeStan Lee
28 December 1922
Creator of Daredevil, Fantastic Four, Hulk, Iron
Martha StewartMartha Stewart
03 August 1941
TV Show Host

Rupert MurdochRupert Murdoch
11 March 1931
Media Mogul

Jared KushnerJared Kushner
10 January 1981
Senior Advisor to the President of the United

Hugh HefnerHugh Hefner
09 April 1926
Founder of Playboy Magazine

Frederick DouglassFrederick Douglass
01 February 1818
American orator
William Randolph HearstWilliam Randolph Hearst
29 April 1863
Newspaper Baron

Larry FlyntLarry Flynt
01 November 1942

John StaglianoJohn Stagliano
29 November 1951

Caspar WeinbergerCaspar Weinberger
18 August 1917
John H. JohnsonJohn H. Johnson
19 January 1918
Publisher, Entrepreneur

Gary GygaxGary Gygax
27 July 1938
Writer, Novelist, Publisher, Game designer
Jeffrey KatzenbergJeffrey Katzenberg
21 December 1950

Jim LeeJim Lee
11 August 1964
Comics artist, Publisher, Blogger, Writer, Artist,

Louise HayLouise Hay
08 October 1926
Robert KirkmanRobert Kirkman
30 November 1978
Comics artist, Writer, Screenwriter

Steve ForbesSteve Forbes
18 July 1947
politician, publisher, journalist
Horace GreeleyHorace Greeley
03 February 1811
Journalist, Politician, Publisher, Editor

Jerry SiegelJerry Siegel
17 October 1914
Comics artist, Writer

Bob GuccioneBob Guccione
17 December 1930
Photographer, Film producer, Screenwriter
Alfred A. KnopfAlfred A. Knopf
12 September 1892
New York City, New York, United States

Lawrence FerlinghettiLawrence Ferlinghetti
24 March 1919
Officer, Poet, Writer, Publisher, Painter,
Scott SnyderScott Snyder
01 January 1976

Kevin EastmanKevin Eastman
30 May 1962
Comics artist, Publisher, Screenwriter

Elbert HubbardElbert Hubbard
19 June 1856
Journalist, Philosopher, Publisher, Writer

Henry LuceHenry Luce
03 April 1898
Journalist, Publisher
Joe SimonJoe Simon
11 October 1913
Cartoonist, Comics artist, Editor, Writer,
Walter AnnenbergWalter Annenberg
13 March 1908
Art collector, Diplomat, Publisher, Businessperson

Caresse CrosbyCaresse Crosby
20 April 1891
Publisher, Writer, Socialite, Poet, Memoirist,

G. Willow WilsonG. Willow Wilson
31 August 1982
Journalist, Writer, Comics writer, Science fiction

Jim ShooterJim Shooter
27 September 1951
Comics artist, Publisher, Screenwriter
Charles DarrowCharles Darrow
10 August 1889
Inventor, Publisher, Patent inventor

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Milton BradleyMilton Bradley
08 November 1836
Publisher, Writer

Erik LarsenErik Larsen
08 December 1962
Comics artist, Publisher

Adam OsborneAdam Osborne
06 March 1939
Publisher, Computer scientist, Engineer,

Lynn VarleyLynn Varley
James Thomas FieldsJames Thomas Fields
31 December 1817
Publisher, Journalist

Josephine St. Pierre RuffinJosephine St. Pierre Ruffin
31 August 1842
American publisher
Dwight Lyman MoodyDwight Lyman Moody
05 February 1837

George Arthur PlimptonGeorge Arthur Plimpton
13 July 1855

Malcolm Stevenson ForbesMalcolm Stevenson Forbes
19 August 1919
Publisher, Businessperson, Politician