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- Scholastic Successes. // Book Publishing Report;9/27/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 37, p3
Presents a list of successful children's book published by Scholastic Corp. in the U.S. "Children of the Lamp"; "Dragon Rider"; "Charlie Bone and the Invisible Boy".
- Scholastic Launches Teen E-Book Program. Reid, Calvin // Publishers Weekly;11/5/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 45, p12
Reports the launching of electronic book (e-book) program by the children's publishing unit of the Scholastic company which is designed for the teenage market. Strategy of the company in marketing their books; Information on the e-book 'A Time for Courage: The Suffragette Diary of Kathleen...
- HarperCollins and Scholastic Leading Children's Book Sales. // Book Publishing Report;7/12/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 26, p6
Reports that publishers HarperCollins and Scholastic have the most titles on the list of the top selling children's books in the United States for the week ending on July 11, 2004. Ranking of the celebrated children's series "Harry Potter" courtesy of Scholastic; Total number of books regardless...
- Geronimo! A Bestselling Mouse Comes to U.S. Maughan, Shannon // Publishers Weekly;2/2/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 5, p24
Provides information on the "Geronimo Stilton" children's book series. Design features of the books; Sales of the book series; Major component of the publishing plans of Scholastic for the book series.
- Where Does Controversy Come From? A Publisher's Perspective. Aronson, Marc // Journal of Children's Literature;Spring2003, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p76
Presents a publisher's perspective on controversial books for children. Silent controversy; Instances of controversies that never occurred; Strange controversy and the problem of truth versus effect.
- Tough Love. McBride, Diantha // School Library Journal;Jul2009, Vol. 55 Issue 7, p28
The article discusses steps that the author feels book publishers can take in order to improve the quality of children's books. Several different suggestions are presented including to improve the editing of children's books, to write more books geared towards boys and not to write any...
- Top Children's Publishers Listed in BP Report. // School Library Journal;Feb82, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p12
Reports that a November 1981 'BP Report' survey of publishers of children's literature listed Scholastic Inc. as the leading publisher of children's books and magazines in the United States. Scholastic Inc.'s sales for the year 1980; Increase in Scholastic's sales since 1975; Leading publishers...
- Scholastic-Grolier Combo Will Take Children From Cradle To Middle School. // Book Publishing Report;04/24/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 17, p1
Reports on Scholastic's acquisition of Grolier to create a multibillion-dollar children's publishing company. Revenue expected from Scholastic's Children's Book Publishing and Distribution division; Terms of the agreement; Implications for Scholastic's position in the school library market;...
- Company Overview. // Scholastic Corporation SWOT Analysis;Jan2008, p4
An overview of Scholastic Corp., a company which is a publisher and distributor of children's books, is presented. Data is included on revenues generated in fiscal year 2006, as well as principal business offered, including provision of educational and entertaining materials and products for use...