American Girl teams with DK for non-fiction books

A new series of non-books inspired by the American Girl dolls are on the way, thanks to a new deal with global book publisher DK.

The American Girl Ultimate Visual Guide is the first licensed title from DK, and will boast details of the company’s bestselling toys.

"DK is thrilled to partner with American Girl, whose dedication to bringing to life history and culture through play and learning so closely aligns with ours," said Simon Beecroft, publishing director of licensing at DK.

You can check out the rest of the story over at our sister site, Licensing.biz.

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