Grosset & Dunlap

Grosset & Dunlap publishes 150 titles a year and specializes in original paperback series, nonfiction, leveled readers, brands, and licenses. This imprint offers high-quality books at affordable prices, focused mostly on ages 0-12.

Grosset & Dunlap has a strong presence in trade and mass market stores, as well as schools. The imprint publishes captivating, fun, smart paperback series for children and licensed books, based on some of the hottest properties. Additionally, Grosset works to expand the world of in-house brands like The Little Engine That Could, The World of Eric Carle, and Skippyjon Jones, Ladybug Girl, Llama Llama, and on.

Successful Original Series

In the licensing category Grosset's program is a well-planned portfolio of properties, including:

  • Dinosaur Train
  • Max & Ruby
  • Moshi Monsters
  • Skylanders
  • Small Potatoes
  • Strawberry Shortcake

The Penguin Young Readers leveled reading program is a part of Grosset & Dunlap, as well. This program unites the best authors, illustrators, and brands from the Penguin Young Readers Group under one umbrella. Including a comprehensive mix of original stories, favorite characters, nonfiction, and licensed properties, Penguin Young Readers feature a traditional numbered leveling system, as well as the Guided Reading leveling system, to ensure quick recognition for educators, parents, and kids.


Francesco Sedita
President & Publisher