TITLE

News Briefs

PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;7/5/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 25, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on news and developments concerning the book publishing industry in the United States. Harcourt Trade's acquisition of the North American rights for "Transparent: A Journey With T-Girls, Bricks, and Fish"; Library of America's publication of a multi-volume collection of Isaac Bashevis Singer, called "Isaac Bashevis Singer: Collected Stories" and a biography "Isaac Bashevis Singer: An Album"; Consultant to writers at Final Draft! Consulting and Communications, Shaun Fawcett's creation of an electronic-book "Instant Book Writing Kit: How to Write, Publish, and Market Your Own Money-Making Book [or eBook] Online".
ACCESSION #
13799165

 

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