Dorling Kindersley Limited
(branded as DK
) is a British multinational publishing
company specialising in illustrated reference books for adults and children in 63 languages
It is part of Penguin Random House
, a subsidiary of German media conglomerate Bertelsmann
Established in 1974, DK publishes a range of titles in genres including travel (including DK Eyewitness Travel
), history, geography, science, space, nature, sports, gardening, cookery and parenting.
The worldwide co-CEOs of DK are Paul Kelly and Rebecca Smart. DK has offices in New York, Melbourne, London, Munich, New Delhi, Toronto, Madrid, Beijing, and Jiangmen.
DK works with licensing partners such as Disney
, DC Comics
, the Royal Horticultural Society
, and the Smithsonian Institution
DK has commissioned Mary Berry
, Monty Don
, Robert Winston
, Huw Richards, and Steve Mould
for a range of books.
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