Thinkingdom Media Group Ltd. is an innovation-driven leading company in the content industry, operating in following fields: books planning, publishing and distribution, e-books, books retail business, and copyrights related business such as book-to-film adaptation projects. On April 25th, 2017, Thinkingdom was listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange (Stock code: 603096).Thinkingdom adheres to the principle of selecting books carefully and professionally, and is dedicated to becoming the pioneer, creator, and preserver of finest writings on an international scale.
Thinkingdom is the leading enterprise for publishing and distributing books in China, and has been the largest book supplier for eight years in succession for Dangdang, which is the largest online bookstore in China. Thinkingdom is praised for her remarkable editors, specialists of copyright, and designers. Thinkingdom has obtained the exclusive publishing rights in simplified Chinese of more than 1400 internationally distinguished writers, including some Nobel Laureates. The list includes writers such as Gabriel García Márquez, V. S. Naipaul, Toni Morrison, Kawabata Yasunari, Pablo Neruda, Alice Munro, Murakami Haruki, Paulo Coelho, Higashino Keigo, A.S. Byatt, Leo Lionni, Sheldon Silverstein, Lu Yao, Wang Xiaobo, Eileen Chang, Echo, Huo Da, Yu Hua, Mai Jia , Zhou Guoping , Qing Shan (Annie Baby), Li Juan , and etc.Thinkingdom has published more than 4000 titles, and met with a readership of more than 200,000,000. Totto-Chan: The Little Girl at the Window, The Ordinary World, Lovely Little Mouse have sold more than 10 million copies，and several titles have sold more than 1 million copies, for example, One Hundred Years of Solitude , To Live , Miracles of the Namiya General Store, 1Q84, Stories of Sahara, Love in a Fallen City, The Giving Tree, and Alchemist, etc.
Thinkingdom Children's Books, as its name suggests, is Thinkingdom's brand specialized for children's books, and is dedicated to "helping every child to become a book lover", Thinkingdom Children's Books have been publishing outstanding books, many of which have been recipients of most prestigious international awards, such as the Caldecott Medal, the Kate Greenaway Medal, the German Juvenile Literature Award, the Japan Picture Book Award, and Hans Christian Andersen Award. Titles published by Thinkingdom Children's Books have received the Top Ten Children's Books Award in China for years in succession. Readers' beloved titles include Totto-Chan: The Little Girl at The Window by Tetsuko Kuroyanagi, The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein, Swimmy by Leo Lionni, The Carrot Seed by Ruth Krauss & Crockett Johnson, Little Mouse series by Ueno Noriko & Nakae Yoshio, Miki's First Errand by Hayashi Akiko, Journey by Aaron Becker,The Baby Book by Dr. William Sears, and so forth. Thinkingdom invests in joint venture companies with well-known publishers. Thinkingdom and Beijing Publishing Group co-invested and established October Literature. Thinkingdom, Taiwan Crown and Hong Kong Feel co-established Feel Company Limited. Thinkingdom and Kodansha Japan co-established Hurricane imprint. All above companies have become renowned brands in publishing industry of China.
Editions Philippe Picquier, owned by Thinkingdom, is renowned for playing a leading role in introducing Chinese literature to the world. It has published works of Mo Yan, Yu Hua, Yan Lianke, Wang Anyi, Bi Feiyu, Cao Xueqin, etc.
Kane Press, owned by Thinkingdom, is dedicated to publishing attractive and interesting children's educational picture books. Kane has been awarded for a dozen of important American prizes, and more than 100 titles have been translated into 16 languages, including Chinese, French, Spanish, etc. In May 2019, Thinkingdom purchased Boyds Mill Press from American Highlights for Children. It is an important move to continue the mission of creating amazing books for kids, young adults, and kids-at-heart.
In January 2018, Thinkingdom founded a new subsidiary in Japan, Thinkingdom Japan co. ltd.
Planning of Films and Televisions
Thinkingdom Pictures, based on Thinkingdom's abundant resources of copyrights, aims to develop fine contents at multiple levels. By now it has started operations of adapting several popular titles into films and televisions, such as Onmyoji by Baku Yumemakura, A Life by Lu Yao, Red Roses and White Roses by Eileen Chang, Tun-huang by Yasushi Inoue.
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