Rosen Publishing Gains Publishing Rights to Popular Gale Imprints
Licensing partnership allows Rosen Publishing to market and publish existing and new Greenhaven, KidHaven and Lucent books and ebooks
New York City and Farmington Hills, Mich., April 4, 2016 — Rosen Publishing today announced an exclusive agreement with Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, for rights to the Greenhaven Press, Lucent Books, and KidHaven Press imprints. Rosen Publishing will be responsible for creating and selling new titles under each of these brands and will become the exclusive publisher of existing Greenhaven, Lucent, and KidHaven books and ebooks. The imprints join Rosen’s larger educational holdings and programs which include: Rosen Publishing, PowerKids Press, Windmill Books, Rosen Classroom, Rosen Digital, Rosen en español, Britannica Educational Publishing, Gareth Stevens Publishing, Cavendish Square, Enslow Publishing, and Jackdaw Publishing.
“I have long admired the thought-provoking series from Greenhaven Press and the creative programs of Lucent and KidHaven,” said Roger Rosen, CEO of Rosen Publishing. “These illustrious imprints deliver unique perspectives that allow learners in K-12 and beyond access to a multiplicity of points of view and a depth of exploration in a wide variety of subject matter. We are committed to maintaining this tradition of editorial excellence and to expanding the series to embrace technology and new areas within current events.”
Effective immediately, Rosen Publishing will assume print and ebook rights to the Greenhaven, Lucent and KidHaven brands and the popular Opposing Viewpoints print series. Gale will retain ownership of the Opposing Viewpoints in Context database. Gale will also dramatically expand the number of Rosen titles offered on GVRL, Gale’s eBook platform.
Paul Gazzolo, Senior Vice President, General Manager of Gale said, “As Gale invests in new content and new technologies to enhance the learning experience, we needed to find the right partner for Greenhaven, Lucent, and KidHaven to ensure the best future for these dynamic lines. We have high regard for Rosen’s publishing acumen and could not think of a better steward for these valuable properties.”
For more information on Rosen Publishing, please visit www.rosenpublishing.com. For more information on Gale’s Greenhaven, Lucent and KidHaven imprints, please visit http://solutions.cengage.com/greenhaven/.
About Rosen Publishing
Rosen Publishing is a privately owned, independent K-12 educational publisher who has been serving school libraries, public libraries, and classrooms with high quality, innovative supplemental materials since 1950. Rosen’s books, ebooks, and databases are closely correlated to mandated curriculum topics in all 50 states. Together with its affiliates, Rosen publishes more than 1500 new titles each year. Rosen Publishing’s holdings consist of numerous companies, imprints, and programs including: Rosen Publishing, PowerKids Press, Windmill Books, Rosen Classroom, Rosen Digital, Rosen en español, Britannica Educational Publishing, Gareth Stevens Publishing, Cavendish Square Publishing, Jackdaw Publishing, and Enslow Publishing. For more information, visit: www.rosenpublishing.com.
About Cengage Learning and Gale
Cengage Learning is a leading educational content, technology, and services company for the higher education, K-12, professional and library markets worldwide. Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, has been a global provider of research resources for libraries and businesses for more than 60 years. Gale is passionate about supporting the continued innovation and evolution of libraries by providing the content, tools, and services libraries need to promote information discovery, enable learning, and support economic, cultural, and intellectual growth in their communities. For more information visit www.cengage.com or www.gale.cengage.com.