Doris

Doris

HarperCollinsUK

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES October 15-31, 2003 Edition HOME: http://www.authorlink.com Allen says he won't write the memoir unless a publisher offers what he thinks it's worth . HarperCollinsUK, Random House Bid $1 Million-Plus for Woody Allen Autobiography NEW YORK,...

Nielsen BookData

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES October 15-31, 2003 Edition HOME: http://www.authorlink.com The new database is designed to become a central source of information and pricing . . . Nielsen BookData, Whitaker Work Hard at Merging Bookselling Databses LONDON/10/09/03—Nielsen...

WHSmith Reports

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES October 15-31, 2003 Edition HOME: http://www.authorlink.com Publishing unit sales up slightly. WHSmith Reports Strong Rebound in Book Sales LONDON/03/10/16--WHSmith's High Street book stores reported a strong rebound in the second half of the year...

Harlequin’s Steeple Hill

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES October 15-31 Edition HOME: http://www.authorlink.com The line forbids sex and violence. Harlequin's Steeple Hill Launches New Christian Line NEW YORK, NY/10/13/03—Harlequin's Steeple Hill imprint is developing a new program dedicated to...

Frankfurt Book Fair

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES October 15-31, 2003 Edition HOME: http://www.authorlink.com Exhibitors increase 4 percent. Frankfurt Book Fair Closes on an Upbeat Note FRANKFURT, GERMANY/10/13/03--The Frankfurt Book Fair, world's largest publishing event, closes today on an...

Octopus Acquires

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES October 15-31, 2003 Edition HOME: http://www.authorlink.com Godsfield plans 20 to 30 new titles for release in 2004 Octopus Acquires Mind, Body, Spirit Publisher, Godsfield Press LONDON/10/08/03—UK-based Octopus Publishing Group has acquired...

Penguin to Launch

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES October 15-31, 2003 Edition HOME: http://www.authorlink.com Prospective authors must earn the endorsement of all 12 historians Penguin to Launch New History Imprint NEW YORK, NY/10/09/03—Penguin Putnam's, Penguin Press, headed by Ann Godoff,...

August Sales

MAIN NEWS HEADLINES October 15-31, 2003 Edition Children's Books Up 53.7 Percent Year-to-Date August Sales for Adult Trade Books Fall While Children's Book Sales Increase WASHINGTON, DC/10/04/03—The Association of American Publishers has reported that children's books...

Bowker Acquires

TOP NEWS HEADLINES October 1-15, 2003 Edition HOME: http://www.authorlink.com   Bowker Acquires Simba Information 9/16/03—R.R. Bowker has acquired newsletter publisher Simba Information, in a move to expand its range of services. Simba publishes Book...

S&S to Sell

TOP NEWS HEADLINES October 1-15, 2003 Edition HOME: http://www.authorlink.com   S&S to Sell Interactive Operation NEW YORK, NY/9/16/03—Simon & Schuster is looking for a buyer for its Simon & Schuster Interactive division, which develops...