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London Publisher Quarto to Take Offers for Acquisition Soon

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES November 1-15, 2003 Edition London Publisher Quarto to Take Offers for Acquisition Soon LONDON/10/22/03—Following a takeover bid by JO Hambro Capital Management that began this past summer, international publisher Quarto Group will receive...

ECW Press Closes Montreal Office, Copublisher Departs

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES November 1-15, 2003 Edition ECW Press Closes Montreal Office, Copublisher Departs TORONTO, CA/10/20/03—ECW Press will close its Montreal office on November 30. At the same time, copublisher Robert Lecker will leave the company. ECW will...

Princess Di Photo Book to Mark Seventh anniversary of Her Death

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES November 1-15, 2003 Edition Princess Di Photo Book to Mark Seventh anniversary of Her Death LONDON/10/20/03—HarperCollinsUK has offered a high six-figure deal for an authorized book of Princess Diana's photographs. The coffee table book, called,...

Hodder Delays Move Into US Publishing

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES November 1-15, 2003 Edition Hodder Delays Move Into US Publishing LONDON/10/23/03—UK publisher Hodder Headline has delayed the launch of its US imprint with Simon & Schuster. The UK magazine, The company reportedly will wait until WH Smith,...

First-Time Novelist Wins Man Booker Fiction Prize

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES November 1-15, 2003 Edition First-Time Novelist Wins Man Booker Fiction Prize LONDON/10/14/03—Australian-born author DBC Pierre was named winner of the 2003 Man Booker Prize for Fiction on October 14. He will earn £50,000 ($80,000) with a satirical...

General News November 1-15, 2003

Authorlink Publishing News Section II: More News November 1-15, 2003 Edition  GENERAL NEWS Hicks' New Drench Kiss Press Focuses on Leftists NEW YORK, NY/10/23/03—A new small press, Drench Kiss Media, has been launched by former Soft Skull publisher Sander...

Book/Movie Deals Nov 1-15, 2003

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES November 1 - 15, 2003 Edition Book/Movie Deals Senior Citizen Gets First Novel Deal After Self Publishing LONDON/10/21/03—Natasha Fairweather of A P Watt, a Cornish woman in her seventies, will have her first novel, The Reckoning, published this...

Financials, November 1-15, 2003

Authorlink Publishing News Section Three November 1-15, 2003 Edition Home: http://www.authorlink.com In this section: Adobe Systems Inc. Adobe Sales Projections for 2004 Higher Than Expected NEW YORK, NY/10/28/03—San Jose-based Adobe Systems Inc. predicts sales...