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Avid Reader Press, a new division of Simon & Schuster, is built on the idea that the most rewarding publishing has three common denominators: great books, published with intense focus, in true partnership. The staff at Avid Reader Press, a small band of cheerful literary warriors, strives to publish every book with avidity.

Avid Reader Press News

Three Women by Lisa Taddeo is a #1 New York Times bestseller and has been hailed as “a dazzling achievement” by The Los Angeles Times.

The Only Plane in the Sky by Garrett M. Graff is a New York Times bestseller. The Wall Street Journal calls it “a priceless civic gift.”

As James Patterson says, "Excellence is in short supply these days, but you’ll find it on every page of Blackstone founder Stephen Schwarzman’s autobiography, What It Takes.” What It Takes is a New York Times bestseller.

our mission

Avid Reader Press, a new division of Simon & Schuster, is built on the idea that the most rewarding publishing has three common denominators: great books, published with intense focus, in true partnership. The staff at Avid Reader Press, a small band of cheerful literary warriors, strives to publish every book with avidity.

AVID READER PRESS NEWS

Three Women by Lisa Taddeo is a #1 New York Times bestseller and has been hailed as “a dazzling achievement” by The Los Angeles Times.

The Only Plane in the Sky by Garrett M. Graff is a New York Times bestseller. The Wall Street Journal calls it “a priceless civic gift.”

As James Patterson says, "Excellence is in short supply these days, but you’ll find it on every page of Blackstone founder Stephen Schwarzman’s autobiography, What It Takes.” What It Takes is a New York Times bestseller.