This year marks the 100th Anniversary of the Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. To celebrate, we’re giving away some Knopf swag like tote bags, foam core posters, and, of course, books. Enter for your chance to win here: http://bit.ly/1IhdxeX.
In honor of the anniversary, Knopf has created a poster for each month featuring titles originally published in that month, as well as a calendar for each month featuring a Knopf legend. Download the June poster and calendar here. Check out Knopf’s Tumblr page to keep up on even more 100th Anniversary news: http://aaknopf.tumblr.com/.
Alfred A. Knopf was founded in 1915 and has long been known as a publisher of distinguished hardcover fiction and nonfiction. Its list of authors includes Toni Morrison, John Updike, Cormac McCarthy, Alice Munro, Anne Rice, Anne Tyler, Jane Smiley, Richard Ford, Julia Child, Peter Carey, Kazuo Ishiguro, and Michael Ondaatje, as well as such classic writers as Thomas Mann, Willa Cather, John Hersey, and John Cheever.
Check out this 1974 video of Alfred A. Knopf discussing the state of the publishing industry.