American Girl TV Movie Aims To Boost Book Sales

July 2004
Book Publishing Report;7/26/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 28, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of the WB Network to release the television movie "Samantha: An American Girl Holiday," based on the American Girl book series, during the Thanksgiving week in the U.S. in 2004. Background on the publication of the series; Factors that led to the development of the TV movie by Red Om Films and Warner Bros. Television; Number of American Girl book titles to be released in Fall 2004.


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