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- Puffin's TV spot is unlikely to begin a new publishing trend. White, Jeremy // Campaign (UK);4/13/2001, Issue 15, p24
Describes the television advertising of book publisher Puffin. Implications for book industry; Influence of budget on use of television advertising to improve sales of a publisher; Advantages and disadvantages of television campaigns.
- What Becomes a Classic Most? Nelson, Sara // Publishers Weekly;8/8/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 31, p15
Comments on the plans of Penguin Group for a paperback imprint called Essential Editions which will be released in the U.S. in September 2005. Books included in the Essential Editions; Criticisms on the paperback imprint; Price of the books.
- Penguin's New Hudson Street Press. Zeitchik, Steven // Publishers Weekly;1/26/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 4, p101
Reports that publishing company Penguin USA provided details on the new imprints started by Laureen Rowland, who will oversee Hudson Street Press, as of January 2004. Features of the list.
- Random House and Penguin Group USA Lead In Nonfiction Hardcover. // Book Publishing Report;9/13/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 35, p6
Reports on the domination of Random House Inc. and Penguin Group USA Inc. in the hardcover nonfiction â€œNew York Timesâ€ bestseller list in the U.S. Rank of Regnery Publishing Inc. for its John O'Neill and Jerome Corsi title â€œUnfit for Commandâ€; Number of Random House...
- Random House, Penguin Leading Paperback Fiction Category. // Book Publishing Report;11/29/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 46, p7
Presents the ranking of various U.S. book publishers based on the bestseller list for paperback fiction of the "New York Times." Position of Random House Inc. in the bestseller list; Number of Penguin Group USA Inc.'s book titles on the paperback fiction list; Place of Simon & Schuster Inc. in...
- Older Titles Still Ruling Paperback Nonfiction Category. // Book Publishing Report;12/13/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 48, p7
This article reports on several publishers of the U.S. Titles that have been published months or even years ago are still dominating the December 12, 2004 New York Times paperback nonfiction list, with few new titles in top 10. Random House Inc. is the number 1 paperback nonfiction publisher,...
- Politics, Policy Still Holding Lead On NYT Hardcover Nonfiction List. // Book Publishing Report;3/21/2005, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p7
Reports that politics and policy books are considered as big sellers to date in 2005, according to BPR's analysis of the nonfiction hardcover list in the U.S. Number one rank of HarperCollins company in the hardcover nonfiction list of the "New York Times"; List of bestsellers from Penguin Group...
- Random House Holds Slight Lead On Penguin Group. // Book Publishing Report;5/15/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 19, p10
The article presents the performance of book publishing companies based on "The New York Times" hardcover nonfiction bestseller list for the week ended May 14, 2006. Random House Inc. holds a slight edge over Penguin Group USA Inc. on the hardcover nonfiction list. Penguin Group is led by Tyler...
- Penguin BFYR Expects 7% Revenue Rise in 2006. // Book Publishing Report;9/4/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 34, p3
The article reports on the revenue expectation of the New York-based Penguin Group USA Inc.'s Books for Young Readers' division for fiscal 2006. The children's division is expecting a seven to eight percent revenue growth for 2006. The company's president, Doug Whiteman, discloses that the...