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Atheneum Books was a New York City publishing house established in 1959 by Alfred A. Knopf, Jr., Simon Michael Bessie and Hiram Haydn.
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Alfred A. Knopf Jr.

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Alfred A. Knopf, Jr. left his family publishing house Alfred A. Knopf and created Atheneum Books in 1959 with Simon Michael Bessie (Harpers) and Hiram Haydn (Random House).
Alfred Abraham Knopf Jr. (June 17, 1918 – February 14, 2009) was one of the founders of Atheneum Publishers in 1959.

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Alfred A. Knopf, Jr. left his family publishing house Alfred A. Knopf and created Atheneum Books in 1959 with Simon Michael Bessie (Harpers) and Hiram Haydn (Random House).
Pat Knopf, left his parent's publishing company in 1959 to launch his own, Atheneum Publishers with two other partners.

Jean E. Karl

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Knopf personally recruited editor Jean E. Karl to establish a Children's Book Department in 1961.
She founded and led the children's division and young adult and science fiction imprints at Atheneum Books, where she oversaw or edited books that won two Caldecott Medals and five Newbery Medals.

Charles Scribner's Sons

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Atheneum merged with Charles Scribner's Sons to become The Scribner Book Company in 1978.
In 1978 the company merged with Atheneum and became The Scribner Book Companies.

Simon & Schuster

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Simon & Schuster has owned Atheneum properties since its acquisition of Macmillan in 1994 and it created Atheneum Books for Young Readers as an imprint for children's books in the 2000s.

May Bird and the Ever After

In the 2000s, the Simon & Schuster imprint Atheneum Books for Young Readers has published the popular May Bird fantasy series for young adults, inaugurated by May Bird and the Ever After (2005), and the Olivia series of picture books featuring Olivia the pig (from 2000).
It was published by Atheneum Books.

Bunnicula: A Rabbit-Tale of Mystery

In a 2007 online poll, the National Education Association named Bunnicula: A Rabbit-Tale of Mystery one of its Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children.

The Tombs of Atuan

The Tombs of Atuan is a fantasy novel by the American author Ursula K. Le Guin, first published in the Winter 1970 issue of Worlds of Fantasy, and published as a book by Atheneum Books in 1971.

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

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It was published by Atheneum in 1967, the second book published from two manuscripts the new writer had submitted to editor Jean E. Karl.

Adam Shankman

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Shankman is also currently co-writing young adult novels for Simon & Schuster imprint Atheneum Books for Young Readers.

Hiram Haydn

He was editor in chief at Random House before leaving to help establish Atheneum Publishing.

The View from Saturday

The View from Saturday is a children's novel by E. L. Konigsburg, published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers in 1996.

Dragonsong

Released by Atheneum Books in March 1976, it was the third to appear in the Dragonriders of Pern series by Anne or her son Todd McCaffrey.

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

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It was first published in 1978 by the Simon & Schuster imprint Atheneum Books, followed by a 1982 trade paperback edition from sister company Aladdin Paperbacks.

Bunnicula

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Alternatively, Bunnicula is the main title of the first book in the series, published by Atheneum Books in April 1979.

The Making of the President, 1960

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The Making of the President, 1960, written by journalist Theodore White and published by Atheneum Publishers in 1961, is a book that recounts and analyzes the 1960 election in which John F. Kennedy was elected President of the United States.

E. L. Konigsburg

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Konigsburg submitted her first two manuscripts to editor Jean Karl at Atheneum Publishers in 1966, and both were published in 1967: Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth and From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler.

The Last Invisible Boy

The book was first published in hardback on October 21, 2008 through Atheneum Books for Young Readers.

Nancy Farmer

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She has written three Newbery Honor Books and won the U.S. National Book Award for Young People's Literature for The House of the Scorpion, published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers in 2002.

The Sea of Trolls

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The Sea of Trolls is a fantasy novel for children, written by American author Nancy Farmer and published by Atheneum in 2004.

Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth

It was published by Atheneum Books in 1967 and next year in the UK by Macmillan under the title Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth and Me.