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Founded by publishing industry veterans Jamie Raab and Deb Futter, Celadon Books, a division of Macmillan Publishing, selects each title with thoughtful consideration in an effort to create a list that is at once classic, uncommon, and fosters discoverability of new voices.

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7 Sequels We Can’t Wait to Read in 2019

THE HANDMAID’S TALE continues, the CARAVAL trilogy reaches its FINALE, and THE KINGDOM OF COPPER takes us back to Daevabad.

Best Podcasts: January 2019

The new year begins with the search for Bigfoot, an adventurous self-improvement show, and the history of country music’s most outrageous moments.

Ashton, Is This Ageist?

The author of THIS CHAIR ROCKS: A MANIFESTO AGAINST AGEISM weighs in on what is—and isn’t—ageist.

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9 of the Most Anticipated Thrillers of 2019

New books from masters like John Le Carré and Kate Atkinson, as well as debut authors, are already on TBR piles.

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HUNDRED: WHAT YOU LEARN IN A LIFETIME, sold at auction to Celadon President and Publisher Jamie Raab by Laura Bonner and Tracy Fisher at WME. Written by German author Heike Faller and illustrated by Valerio Vidali, HUNDRED was originally published in German by Kein & Aber and is now in its 4th print run. The [...]

Book Deal for Former CIA Director John Brennan

Celadon Books, a division of Macmillan Publishers, has acquired the publishing rights to a memoir from former Director of the CIA, John Brennan. The memoir will cover Brennan’s diverse and distinguished career, spanning over 33 years in government, 29 at the CIA and four at the White House, during which he served under six presidential […]

Celadon to Publish Abby Wambach’s Wolfpack (

Abby Wambach spoke to PEOPLE magazine about her highly anticipated book Wolfpack (April 16, 2019), inspired by her now viral 2018 Barnard College commencement speech. “Every woman has their inner wolf and my belief — my dream — and what I’ve become obsessed with is that every woman find and unleash their wolf so they can […]

Celadon Books preempts adorable pet detective book by Colin Butcher

Celadon Books acquired MOLLY, THE PET DETECTIVE by Colin Butcher in March of 2018. Upon reading about Colin’s journeys with his adorable Cocker Spaniel named Molly, Senior Vice President and Co-Publisher Deb Futter immediately shared the proposal with everyone at Celadon. With the team firmly on board, Deb preempted the book by making an offer […]

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