More Big Name Self-Help Titles Coming After Family First Hits No. 1

October 2004
Book Publishing Report;10/11/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 39, p1
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The article focuses on the publication of some self-help title books. "Family First," an advice book by TV personality . Phil McGraw, debuted at No. 1 on the New York Times hardcover advice/misc, list and represents the first in a wave of big-name celebrity self-help titles from Simon & Schuster's Free Press imprint. The next self-help title to be released from Free Press (New York) is also from a celebrity with a loyal following. Self-help guru Steven Covey's book, The 8th Habit, a follow up to the 15-year-old, "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People" is to be released later this month. The first printing will be 350,000 copies.


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