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- New York Times: Bestseller Scorecard. // Book Publishing Report;04/30/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 18, p4
Presents a chart depicting the number of bestseller books from book publishing firms in the United States as of April 2001. Dominance of Random House Inc.; Source of the information; Names of the book agencies.
- Where the Sales Are. Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;2/14/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 7, p95
Deals with the changing landscape of children's book outlets in the United States. Transformation of the children's book division of Random House; Several mass merchandisers which followed Random House's move; Role of electronic commerce in the children's book industry. INSET: The Key Players.
- INTERNATIONAL NEWS. // Book Publishing Report;02/18/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p8
Reports developments in the book industry in the United States as of February 18, 2002. Appointment of Kristy Fowkes as director of fiction at Random House; Relocation of the children's publishing area at London Book Fair; Resignation of Lynne Drew at Random House.
- RH reshuffles more staff, imprints, this time at Information and Crown groups. // Book Publishing Report;11/15/99, Vol. 24 Issue 45, p1
Reports on the reorganization of the Information and Crown Publishing Groups of Random House in the United States. Consolidation of franchise and series publishing programs under Information Group; Consolidation of trade imprints under Crown Group; Staff promotions; Resignation of Information...
- Whole Industry Taking Sides As RosettaBooks Court Date Nears. // Book Publishing Report;05/07/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 19, p3
Reports on the impact on the book industry in the United States by the lawsuit filed by Random House Inc. against RosettaBooks LLC. Dispute involving books by Kurt Vonnegut, Robert Parker and William Styron; Publishers which took the side of Random House; Authors supportive of RosettaBooks'...
- Between the Lines. Flamm, Matthew // Entertainment Weekly;07/16/99, Issue 494, p61
Presents news briefs about the book trade in the United States as of July 16, 1999. Reorganization at Random House Inc.; Memoir sold by furniture appraisers Leslie and Leigh Keno to Warner company; Novel sold by Marty Asher, editor in chief of `Vintage.'
- Books hit skids as economy tanks. Flamm, Matthew // Crain's New York Business;10/13/2008, Vol. 24 Issue 41, p16
The article reports that major book retailers of the U.S. are cutting orders by anywhere from 20% to 50%. At Random House Inc., the world's largest publisher, revenue fell 8% in the first half of 2008, to $1.1 billion. However, several houses recently joined a buying spree for books on the Wall...
- Hot deals. Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;3/6/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 10, p14
Presents news briefs on book industry in the United States as of March 2000. Move of bestselling crime writer James Lee Burke to Simon & Schuster on a two-book deal; Subject of a major biography that Random House's Joy de Menil has just bought from London agent Tobby Eady.
- News Briefs. // Publishers Weekly;11/17/2008, Vol. 255 Issue 46, p4
This section offers news briefs related to the U.S. book industry. Bookstore sales declined 4.5% to $1.49 billion in September 2008, according to estimates from the U.S. Census. Imagine Nation Books will acquire certain assets of Reader's Digest's Books Are Fun subsidiary for $17.5 million....