||This article includes a list of references, but its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. (February 2013)|
|Founder||Result of merger of Grove Press and Atlantic Monthly Press|
|Country of origin||United States|
|Headquarters location||154 W. 14th Street, New York City, New York 10011|
|Distribution||Publishers Group West|
|Key people||Morgan Entrekin (president and publisher)|
|Imprints||Includes Grove Press, Atlantic Monthly Press, Mysterious Press|
History and operations
The company's imprints, which include Grove Press, Atlantic Monthly Press, Cannongate U.S., The Mysterious Press, Black Cat, and Open City, publish literary fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama and translations.
Its notable authors include Sherman Alexie, Samuel Beckett, Mark Bowden, William S. Burroughs, Charles Frazier, Jim Harrison, Harold Pinter, Sanyika Shakur, Michael Tolkin, John Kennedy Toole, and James Carlos Blake.
The company's imprints published the books by the 2006 and 2007 recipients of the Man Booker Prize: The Inheritance of Loss (Hamish Hamilton / Atlantic Monthly Press) by Kiran Desai; and The Gathering (Jonathan Cape / Black Cat) by Anne Enright, respectively.Moreover, a book short-listed for the 2008 Man Booker Prize was published by a company imprint: A Fraction of the Whole, by Steve Toltz (Hamish Hamilton / Spiegel & Grau).
- List of companies based in New York City
- List of English-language book publishing companies
- List of English-language small presses
- Méndez, Teresa (January 14, 2004). "The Publisher as Protagonist – In an Industry Dominated by Big Firms, Grove/Atlantic Chief Morgan Entrekin Is a Small-House Standard Bearer for an Aarlier Age, a Writers' Hero in Pursuit of Real Literature (and an Artful Blockbuster or Two Along the Way)". The Christian Science Monitor. Retrieved February 16, 2013.
- [dead link] "Man Booker Awards". Bookreporter.com. 2007. Retrieved January 8, 2009.
- [dead link] "Who We Are". Atlantic Books. Retrieved August 26, 2011.
- [dead link] Deahl, Rachel (November 1, 2005). "Grove/Atlantic Makes News for Book and Publisher". PW Daily. Retrieved January 7, 2009.
- [dead link] Reid, Calvin (May 17, 2004). "Grove Atlantic Revives Black Cat Imprint". Publishers Weekly. Retrieved January 7, 2009.