Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers

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Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers
Parent companyRunning Press (Hachette Book Group)
Founded1992 or 1993
FounderJ.P. Leventhal
Country of originUnited States
Headquarters locationNew York City
Publication typesBooks
ImprintsTess Press
Official websiteOfficial website

Black Dog & Leventhal (and its imprint Tess Press) is a book publisher located in New York City. The company was founded by J.P. Leventhal in 1992 or 1993.[1] It publishes general non-fiction but is best known for comprehensive illustrated information-based works. Black Dog & Leventhal's books were distributed by Workman Publishing Company until the company's acquisition by Hachette Book Group in 2014. After Leventhal's retirement in 2017, Black Dog & Leventhal became an imprint of Running Press.[2]

Notable authors[edit]

Black Dog & Leventhal has published many acclaimed authors,[3] including David Baldacci, Sandra Brown, Michael Connelly, Malcolm Gladwell, Sally Mann, Gwyneth Paltrow, James Patterson, and Stephen M. Silverman.


  1. ^ "Incorporation Records". NYS Department of State Division of Corporations. Retrieved 2020-08-28.
  2. ^ "Running Press Book Publishers Announces New Imprint: RP Studio". Running Press. 2018-08-16. Retrieved 2020-09-06.
  3. ^ "Black Dog & Leventhal Authors". 16 August 2017. Retrieved 2019-01-12.

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