Book Briefs

November 2004
Book Publishing Report;11/1/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 42, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on developments in the book publishing industry in the U.S. Financial performance of Harlequin Ltd., the publishing division of Torstar Corp., in the third quarter of 2004; Improvement in the total North America media sales of Amazon.com for the third quarter of fiscal 2004; Acquisition of the world English rights to a book co-written by Mihah Garen by Simon & Schuster.


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