About Us

Welcome to Carlton Publishing – the leading International publisher based in London. We publish beautifully illustrated books for adults and children, and specialise in popular topics such as entertainment, history, sport, arts, lifestyle, puzzles and pastimes.

There is passion in everything we do – from concept, content and design to the unexpected extras, which make our books the perfect gift.

We are proud of our creativity and are known for products that are ‘More than just a Book’. Carlton is a world leader in Augmented Reality books, which bring to life off-the-page celebrated brands like My Little Pony and Transformers, with technology Powered by Digital Magic™.

We’re also proud to work with many of the world’s high-profile brands, such as FIFA and the Olympic Games Museum, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and the Imperial War Museums, Mensa, Twentieth Century Fox and Universal Studios.

Carlton Publishing Group’s imprints are: Carlton Books, Carlton Kids, Andre Deutsch, Goodman, and Prion.

Carlton Books

Has something for everyone, from the latest in the worlds of sports, music and science, to helping you master hobbies like photography, craft and computer gaming.

Carlton Kids

Great ideas, great facts and great fun. Carlton Kids brings you innovative, beautifully designed books for readers aged 3 and up: from model kits and digitally enhanced reference books, to pop-ups and activity books.

André Deutsch

Publishing in London since 1952, Andre Deutsch produces outstanding history, reference and heritage books, which delight, fascinate and inspire readers with engaging content, beautiful design, written by experts in their field.


Publishes leading authors in architecture, art, design, fashion, photography and graphic design, and produces books of stunning quality.

Prion Books

All about fun and humour, they are the perfect gift choice for any occasion.



Carlton Books Vision And Values 

Our purpose is to be the most commercially and creatively successful independent book publisher through professionalism, creativity, positivity, respect, enjoyment and an entrepreneurial spirit with global vision. 

Everybody In, Inclusive Minds 

Sustainability Policy

Carlton Publishing Group is aware that our activities have an impact on the world around us. We take our responsibilities in the area of environment and sustainability very seriously. From January 2010 we introduced a three-part strategy to ensure that we monitor and improve our social and environmental footprint covering our employees, our products and our operations.