Chronicle Books Expands Children's List with Acquisition
- Chronicle to distribute North-South. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;5/26/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 21, p18
Reports that the children's book publisher North-South Books has signed a distribution agreement with Chronicle Books which will become effective June 1, 1997. Sales and fulfillment functions to be taken over by Chronicle; Move resulting in the elimination of some positions; North-South with...
- Chronicle, SeaStar Buy Done. // Publishers Weekly;12/8/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 49, p10
Reports on the acquisition of children's imprint SeaStar Books from North-South Books by Chronicle Books in December 2003. Terms of the deal.
- North-South comes of age in America. Dunleavey, M.P. // Publishers Weekly;10/10/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 41, p23
Features publisher North-South Books. Growth in the United States; Success of the picture book `The Rainbow Fish,' by Marcus Pfister; Parent company Nord-Sud Verlag; Acquisition of Michael Neugebauer Books; Launching of the Spanish-language imprint Norte-Sur; Background of company.
- Chronicle Books to Form Own Sales Force. Farmanfarmian, Roxane // Publishers Weekly;2/28/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 9, p10
Reports that Chronicle Books will introduce a group of in-house trade representatives to market some publishing companies. Reason for its introduction of representatives; Changes to be made to the Chronicle by the introduction.
- Chronicle opens East Coast office. Farmanfarmaian, Roxane // Publishers Weekly;10/20/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 43, p16
Reports that Chronicle Books of San Francisco, California has opened a sales and marketing office in New York City. Operation of the office by Matty Goldberg, formerly with HarperCollins; Reasons for the decision; Comments from Jack Jensen of Chronicle.
- Now, a Literary Surprise. Kinsella, Bridget // Publishers Weekly;12/17/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 51, p20
Presents information on Chronicle Books, a publisher of illustrated books. Popularity of the books 'Griffin & Sabine' and 'The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook'; Plan to publish literary fiction in 2002; Advantages of the company over other publishing firms.
- Children's-book market expands. Epstein, Connie C. // Writer (Kalmbach Publishing Co.);Dec2003, Vol. 116 Issue 12, p47
Presents an update on the children's-book market in the U.S. in 2003. Reorganization of the Children's Book Division of Simon & Schuster; Plan of North-South Books to sell its SeaStar imprint; Decision of Troll Communications to file for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy protection.
- More Cuts at North-South. // Publishers Weekly;4/7/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 14, p18
Reports on the decision of publisher North-South Books to downsize its workforce in April 2003. Reason behind the move; Decision of the publisher to sell its SeaStar Books imprint; Comments from managing director Matt Navarro on the company's publication of titles.
- D&Q signs with Chronicle. Weiler, Derek // Quill & Quire;Nov2002, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p12
Reports on the book trade and distribution agreement between the Montreal, Quebec-based micro-press, Drawn and Quarterly Co. and the U.S.-based distributor, Chronicle Books Co. Details of the agreement; Book trade; Implications for the book distribution and trade.