Rosen Publishing

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Rosen Publishing
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FounderRichard Rosen
Country of originUnited States
Headquarters locationNew York City
Publication typesBooks

The Rosen Publishing Group is an American publisher for educational books for readers from ages pre-Kindergarten through grade 12. It was founded in 1950 under the name "Richards Rosen Press" and is located in New York City. The company changed its name in 1982.[1]

Britannica Educational Publishing had 700+ titles in print for the school market in 2017 which it published in association with Rosen Educational Services,[2] adding 100 new titles each year.[3]

Rosen Publishing and owner Roger Rosen have acquired the following publishers:

  • Roger Rosen became a co-owner of Gareth Stevens after the company was acquired from Reader's Digest in 2009.[4]
  • Roger Rosen acquired Marshall Cavendish’s North American library operation, renamed Cavendish Square, in 2013.[5]
  • Roger Rosen acquired Enslow Publishing in 2014.[6]
  • Rosen Publishing acquired Jackdaw Publications in 2015.[7]
  • Rosen Publishing acquired the rights to Greenhaven Press, Lucent Books, and KidHaven Press from Gale in 2016.[8] Their imprints are all aimed at upper elementary and middle school readers and focus on the development of learning and thinking skills and social studies.

Rosen Teen Health & Wellness[edit]

Rosen Teen Health & Wellness is an interactive database of material for teens on gender identity, FGC, stalking, human trafficking and other issues that can affect teens. Established in 2007,[9] it has received wide praise from American Libraries, Booklist, School Library Journal, Voice of Youth Advocates and many others.[10]


  1. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (17 July 1993). "Richard Rosen, 75, Publisher of Books For Young Readers". New York Times. Retrieved 12 October 2014.
  2. ^ "Britannica Educational Publishing 2017-2018 Catalog". Rosen Publishing, Britannica Educational Publishing. June 15, 2017. Retrieved November 1, 2017. at issuu
  3. ^ "Britannica Educational Publishing 2015-2016 Catalog". Rosen Publishing, Britannica Educational Publishing. June 9, 2015. Retrieved November 1, 2017. at issuu
  4. ^ "New Company Buys Gareth Stevens". Retrieved 2017-12-05.
  5. ^ "Cavendish Square Buys Library Titles from Marshall Cavendish". Retrieved 2017-12-05.
  6. ^ "Roger Rosen Buys Enslow Publishing". Retrieved 2017-12-05.
  7. ^ "Rosen Publishing Acquires Jackdaw Publications". Retrieved 2017-12-05.
  8. ^ "Rosen Publishing Gains Publishing Rights to Popular Gale Imprints". Cengage. 2016-04-04. Retrieved 2017-12-05.
  9. ^ "Teen Health and Wellness". The Rosen Publishing Group. Retrieved November 1, 2017.
  10. ^ "Teen Health and Wellness Awards and Reviews". The Rosen Publishing Group. Retrieved November 1, 2017.

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