Publisher Makes Its Best Case For Quirky Books

Holt, Karen Jenkins
April 2002
Book Publishing Report;4/1/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 13, p3
Trade Publication
Features the book publisher, Quirk Books. Scheduled launch of the company at Book Expo America; Types of books published by the company; Combined sales of the series "Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook".


Related Articles

  • Worst Case Scenario (TV program). Gallo, Phil // Daily Variety;7/10/2002, Vol. 276 Issue 26, p7 

    Reviews the TBS television program 'Worst Case Scenario.'

  • An Inventive Publisher, Reinventing. Zeitchik, Steven // Publishers Weekly;7/26/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 30, p12 

    Focuses on the move of David Borgenicht, founder of Quirk Books, to reinvent his publishing company in order to survive competition. Description of the books published by Borgenicht; Success of the first books published by Borgenicht; Move of a large publishing company to imitate the style of...

  • Worst-Case Scenario (TV program). Kelleher, Terry // People;8/5/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 6, p28 

    Reviews the television program 'Worst-Case Scenario.'

  • TBS' 2-hour block is 'Unbelievable' Grego, Melissa // Daily Variety;3/21/2002, Vol. 275 Issue 16, p5 

    Reports the launch of the television series 'Worst-Case Scenario,' of TBS Superstation in Los Angeles, California. Selection of personalities, Mike Rowe and stuntwoman, Danielle Burgio as host of the program; Role of Columbia TriStar Domestic TV in the production; Programming initiatives of TBS.

  • Discovery shows how to Bear an urban disaster. Hibberd, James // Hollywood Reporter;3/16/2010, Vol. 413 Issue 40, p4 

    The article reports that Discovery Corp. will team up with adventurer Bear Grylls to showcase the new television program "Worst Case Scenario," which will show how to deal with urban disasters.

  • Quirk Looks for Best-Case Scenario. Zeitchik, Steven // Publishers Weekly;4/1/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 13, p13 

    Focuses on the decision of author David Borgenicht to start his own publishing company, Quirk Books, in the U.S. in 2002. Topics of his opening list; Expected number of titles published by 2003; Concerns on the shift to publisher and its attendant risks.

  • Worst Case Scenario. Gallo, Phil // Variety Movie Reviews;7/ 9/2002, p1 

    The article reviews the television program "Worst Case Scenario," hosted by Mike Rowe.

  • The Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer Cable. Lafayette, Jon // Cable World (10427228);6/10/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 23, p16 

    Features several cable television shows to be aired in the U.S. summer 2002. Monk, starring Tony Shalhoub; Worst Case Scenario, hosted by Mike Rowe; For the People, starring Debbi Morgan and Lea Thompson.

  • Matter of Life or Death.  // Computer Graphics World;Nov2002, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p14 

    Focuses on the use of digital technology in the cable television show 'Worst-Case Scenario.' Demonstration of stunts to survive from life threatening situations; Use of three-dimensional effects in the stunts; Software used to create the digital effects.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics