National Geographic Books

National Geographic books are published in over 25 languages around the world. Our books fall into a number of key categories to fit a wide range of publishing programs. Key categories include:

• Photography
• Travel
• Travel Guides
• Illustrated Reference
• Kids

Please contact an account manager to learn more about licensing opportunities for National Geographic books and to request a catalog.


Our best-selling photography books are filled with beautiful and engaging images from some of the world's greatest photographers.


Our travel books are beautifully illustrated, coffee-table-style books filled with luscious travel ideas in a variety of categories. These ultimate "dream books" also contain a wealth of practical information.

Travel Guides

Our travel guides are accessible pocket guides for planning vacations or high adventure. National Geographic has two fantastic travel-guide series to help any traveler experience a perfect holiday.

Illustrated Reference

National Geographic reference books are information-rich, illustrated books that cover broad topics or single subjects. Core topics include history, space, science, religion, and natural history.

Children's Books

National Geographic's books for kids are filled with facts, photos, and fun! We have books for every age and interest, including best-selling annuals; leveled readers (from pre-readers to chapter-book readers); atlases; comprehensive reference books on favorite topics like dinosaurs, space, and animals; and Weird But True fact books that children can't put down!

Download this chart of children's books to browse books by category and age.

Join Our Growing Family

Our current partners include:

• Abu Dhabi Media
• Alma Littera
• Amarin
• Bonnier
• Burda International
• Clarin
• DeAgostini Editorial
• Dogus
• Editora Abril
• Editorial Televisa
• Garant Holding
• Gruner+Jahr
• Gruppo L'Espresso
• IDG Boulder Publishing
• Nikkei National Geographic
• PT Gramedia
• Rokus Klett
• Sanoma International
• Selena Publishing Tchelet
• Tchelet
• Touring Club Italiano
• Trends Media Group

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