Content Category: General reference

Whether your clients are looking to be successful business managers or team leaders, or are interested in fine wine, wild flowers or self-suffiency, DK’s exceptional selection of general reference books provides in-depth general knowledge and guidance on a range of fascinating subjects.

We Face Forward

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The client’s need

Inner City Music’s “We Face Forward” festival of summer 2012 introduced audiences in and around Manchester to the music of West Africa. An iPad app was launched following the festival to maintain and build on the legacy … Read more ›



The client’s need:

For their centennial anniversary, Sun-Maid wanted a lavish, full-color coffee table book to celebrate their long history and showcase some of their best recipes.

The DK solution:

Working with Sun-Maid’s photography assets and communications team, DK created … Read more ›

Sun-Maid \ Client
Full-colour coffee table book \ Product

Society of Petroleum Engineers


The client’s need:

As part of their “Energy4me” initiative, the Society of Petroleum Engineers wanted a book that would be used as an educational tool for students to learn about oil as a natural resource—how it is produced, what its … Read more ›

San Francisco Symphony


The client’s need

The San Francisco Symphony was looking for a giveaway for students visiting on school field trips. They needed something musical and educational that was fun, informative and of significant value.

The DK solution

We produced a customized … Read more ›

Customised Eyewitness Music book \ Product

20th Century Fox Home Entertainment


The client’s need

Costco wanted something that would add significant value and bulk to an exclusive DVD gift set for Night at the Museum. This value-added content needed to relate thematically to the movie.

The DK solution

We provided … Read more ›

376 page Dinosaur Encyclopedia \ Product

Nestlé Purina® Senior Dog Special Edition

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The client’s need

Nestlé Purina wanted to run a promotion for their Senior dog food ProPlan Senior 7+, together with one of their retail partners by adding a book to the product packaging.

The DK solution

Dorling Kindersley Verlag produced … Read more ›

“Wenn Hunde älter werden” / “Senior Dog" \ Product

The Lex Rough Guide to Company Cars

The Lex Rough Guide to Company Cars

The client’s need

Lex Vehicle Leasing was looking for a customised publication to use in an external direct marketing campaign. Owing to a reputation for demystifying the most complex of topics and delivering informative content in an entertaining package, they … Read more ›