Bonnier Books gathers Bonnier’s overall book publishing activities with a great variety of publishers and publishing houses both in Europe (Sweden, Finland, Norway, Germany, England, France and Poland) and in the United States and in Australia.
The publishing houses have successfully driven their business for over 175 years, from Albert Bonniers Förlag’s first published work “Proof that Napoleon never existed” in 1837. Since then, the business has developed and grown in Sweden and internationally, and within a number of segments, both in publishing and in retail.
On the retail side, Pocket Shop and the Finnish bookstore chain Akateeminen Kirjakauppa, as well as the digital subscription service BookBeat, are all part of Bonnier Books. As is logistics and distribution company Samdistribution.
Bonnier Books includes Akateeminen Kirjakauppa, Bonnierförlagen, Bonnier Books Finland, Bonnier Books France, Bonnier Books Logistics, Bonnier Books Nova, Bonnier Books Polska, Bonnier Media Deutschland, Bonnier Publishing, BookBeat, Cappelen Damm (50%), Pocket Shop and Semic.