HarperCollins

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HarperCollins Publishers L.L.C. is one of the world's largest publishing companies and is one of the Big Five English-language publishing companies, alongside Hachette, Macmillan, Penguin Random House, and Simon & Schuster.wikipedia
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Harper (publisher)

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The name is a combination of several publishing firm names: Harper & Row, an American publishing company acquired in 1987 (whose own name was the result of an earlier merger of Harper & Brothers (founded 1817) and Row, Peterson & Company), together with UK publishing company William Collins, Sons (founded 1819), acquired in 1990.
Harper is an American publishing house, currently the flagship imprint of global publisher HarperCollins.

Rupert Murdoch

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In 1989, Collins was bought by Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation, and the publisher was combined with Harper & Row, which NewsCorp had acquired two years earlier.
His holding company News Corporation acquired Twentieth Century Fox (1985), HarperCollins (1989), and The Wall Street Journal (2007).

Thomas Nelson (publisher)

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In 2011, HarperCollins announced they had agreed to acquire the publisher Thomas Nelson.
It is a subsidiary of HarperCollins, the publishing unit of News Corp.

News Corporation

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In 1989, Collins was bought by Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation, and the publisher was combined with Harper & Row, which NewsCorp had acquired two years earlier.
Its major holdings at the time of the split were News Limited (a group of newspaper publishers in Murdoch's native Australia), News International (a newspaper publisher in the United Kingdom, whose properties include The Times, The Sun, and the now-defunct News of the World—which was the subject of a phone hacking scandal that led to its closure in July 2011), Dow Jones & Company (an American publisher of financial news outlets, including The Wall Street Journal), the book publisher HarperCollins, and the Fox Entertainment Group (owners of the 20th Century Fox film studio and the Fox Broadcasting Company—one of the United States' major television networks).

Avon (publisher)

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In 1999, News Corporation purchased the Hearst Book Group, consisting of William Morrow & Company and Avon Books.
As of 2010, it is an imprint of HarperCollins, publishing primarily romance novels.

Harlequin Enterprises

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In 2014, HarperCollins acquired Canadian romance publisher Harlequin Enterprises for C$455 million.
It was then purchased by News Corp and is now a division of HarperCollins.

Zondervan

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Both Thomas Nelson and Zondervan were then organized as imprints, or "keystone publishing programs," under a new division, HarperCollins Christian Publishing.
They are a part of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, Inc.

William Morrow and Company

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In 1999, News Corporation purchased the Hearst Book Group, consisting of William Morrow & Company and Avon Books.
The company is now an imprint of HarperCollins.

News Corp

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The company is headquartered in New York City and is a subsidiary of News Corp.
Its notable assets include Dow Jones & Company (publisher of The Wall Street Journal), News UK (publisher of The Sun and The Times), News Corp Australia, Realtor.com as well as book publisher HarperCollins.

William Collins, Sons

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The name is a combination of several publishing firm names: Harper & Row, an American publishing company acquired in 1987 (whose own name was the result of an earlier merger of Harper & Brothers (founded 1817) and Row, Peterson & Company), together with UK publishing company William Collins, Sons (founded 1819), acquired in 1990.
Collins merged with Harper & Row in 1990, forming a new publisher named HarperCollins.

Jane Friedman

Brian Murray, the current CEO of HarperCollins, succeeded Jane Friedman who was CEO from 1997 to 2008.
She was the President and Chief Executive Officer of HarperCollins Publishers Worldwide, one of the world's leading English-language publishers, from 1997 to 2008.

United States v. Apple Inc.

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In April 2012, the United States Department of Justice filed United States v. Apple Inc., naming Apple, HarperCollins, and four other major publishers as defendants.
The publishers are Hachette Book Group, Inc., HarperCollins Publishers, Macmillan Publishers, Penguin Group, Inc., and Simon & Schuster, Inc. (collectively referred to as the Publisher Defendants). Only Apple proceeded to trial while the Publisher Defendants settled their claims.

Paladin Poetry Series

the Paladin Poetry Series (1987–1993)
Paladin Poetry was a series of paperback books published by Grafton Books (later amalgamated into HarperCollins) under its Paladin imprint, intended to bring modernist and radical poetry before a wider audience.

Microserfs

Microserfs, Douglas Coupland (1995)
Microserfs, published by HarperCollins in 1995, is an epistolary novel by Douglas Coupland.

The Language of the Genes

The Language of the Genes, Steve Jones (1993)
The Language of the Genes (HarperCollins, ISBN: 0-00-255020-2) is a popular science book by Steve Jones about genetics and evolution.

Collins English Dictionary

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Collins English Dictionary (1979), a major dictionary
It is published by HarperCollins in Glasgow.

Letts and Lonsdale

Letts Educational
HarperCollins bought educational publisher Letts and Lonsdale in March 2010.
The company is a subsidiary of HarperCollins, an international publisher owned by News Corporation, and is within the company's Collins Education division.

Bel Canto (novel)

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Bel Canto, Ann Patchett (2001)
Bel Canto is the fourth novel by American author Ann Patchett, published in 2001 by Perennial, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

Discworld

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recent volumes in the Discworld series by Terry Pratchett (books from 2001 to present)
The American editions, published by Harper Collins, used their own cover art.

American Gods

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American Gods, Neil Gaiman (2001)
Two audio versions of the book were produced and published by Harper Audio: an unabridged version of the original published edition, read by George Guidall, released in 2001; and a full cast audiobook version of the tenth anniversary edition, released in 2011.

The Gifts of the Body

The Gifts of the Body, Rebecca Brown (1994)
It was written by Rebecca Brown, and originally published by HarperCollins.

Ecco Press

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Don Quixote, a new translation by Edith Grossman (2003, Ecco)
Ecco is a New York-based publishing imprint of HarperCollins.

Terry Pratchett

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recent volumes in the Discworld series by Terry Pratchett (books from 2001 to present)
In the US, Pratchett is published by HarperCollins.

Publishing

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Big Five English-language publishing companies, alongside Hachette, Macmillan, Penguin Random House, and Simon & Schuster.
Approximately 60% of English-language books are produced through the "Big Five" publishing houses: Penguin Random House, Hachette, HarperCollins, Simon & Schuster and Macmillan.

Acquainted with the Night (book)

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Acquainted with the Night, Christopher Dewdney (2004)
It was first published in 2004 by HarperCollins.