Taunton Press

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Taunton Press
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Founded 1975
Founder Paul and Jan Roman
Country of origin United States
Headquarters location Newtown and Naugatuck, Connecticut
Key people Timothy Rahr (President / Editor In Chief)
Publication types Magazines, Books
Official website www.taunton.com

Taunton Press, based in Newtown, Connecticut is a publisher of periodicals, books, and websites for the hobbyist and building trades. It was established in 1975 by Paul Roman and his wife Jan.[1]

Publications and Products[edit]

Periodicals published by Taunton Press include:

In addition to traditional print media products, Taunton Press maintains a number of online resources and communities including:

  • CraftStylish.com
  • VegetableGardener.com
  • GreenBuildingAdvisor.com

Taunton Press also publishes books on topics covered in their magazines: woodworking, home building, home design, cooking, gardening and crafts. Popular publications have included Sarah Susanka's Not So Big home design series, New York Times Bestseller The Food You Crave by Ellie Krieger, The Crocheted Prayer Shawl Companion by Janet Bristow and Victoria A. Cole-Galo, Graphic Guide to Frame Construction by Robert Thallon, and Turning Wood with Richard Raffan. Taunton Press has published for some of the most well-known names in their specialities, such as Tage Frid Teaches Woodworking and the Sam Maloof DVD.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Taunton Press, Inc. – Company Profile from Hoovers". Hoovers.com. Retrieved 21 June 2010. 

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