As of 2016, Scholastic, Simon & Schuster and HarperCollins are several of the most successful publishers based in North America. Besides many other categories of publications, all of these companies also publish books of fiction.Continue Reading
Scholastic is especially well-known for publishing books targeted at children and young adults. The "Harry Potter" series and the "Hunger Games" series contain some of its most known titles.
The Simon & Schuster company has published books since 1927. Stephen King's "Revival", "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr and a children's book, "City of Heavenly Fire" by Cassandra Clare, are several of its many New York Times bestsellers.
HarperCollins is a publishing company with a history reaching back to the 19th century. It is a publisher of many famous authors, such as Mark Twain, Shel Silverstein and Margaret Wise Brown.Learn more about Literature