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- Paperback Nonfiction List Led By Older, Diverse Titles. // Book Publishing Report;1/16/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p7
The article reports on the 2005 paperback nonfiction list in the U.S. James Frey's book "A Million Little Pieces" published by Random House Inc. spent 12 weeks at the top of the list. Books published by Simon & Schuster Inc. that made it to the list were "Chronicles" Volume 1, by Bob Dylan,...
- Morrow and S&S To Begin PB Lines. // School Library Journal;Aug86, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p12
Reports on the launching of paperback lines by William Morrow and Co. and Silmon and Schuster (S and S). Morrow's distribution of Mulberry Books starting fall of 1986; Launching of the Minstrel Books line by the Juvenile Publishing Division of S and S; Target market of the companies' paperback...
- NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER SCORECARD THE TOP 10 PUBLISHERS Paperback Fiction. // Book Publishing Report;12/15/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 48, p8
Lists the top 10 publishers for paperback fiction year-to-date 2003. Random House; Penguin Group USA; Simon and Schuster; HarperCollins; Time Warner; Holtzbrinck; Harlequin Book Publishing; Kensington; Harcourt; Norton; Tyndale House.
- Simon & Schuster Revenues Down 8.6% During The Second Quarter. // Book Publishing Report;08/07/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 31, p4
Reports on publishing house Simon & Schuster's financial performance during the second quarter of 2000. Decline in the company's revenues; Restructuring costs related to the company's becoming a stand-alone publisher; Preparation to launch several big titles during the second half of the year.
- S&S Makes Adult Pocket Books And Trade Division One 900-Title Group. // Book Publishing Report;02/05/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p4
Reports that Simon and Schuster is splitting up its Pocket Books, combining the adult imprints with its Trade Division and making the Young Readers imprints part of its Children's Publishing Division. Intended purpose for the company's move; Optimism of company officials that their decision to...
- Viacom Hangs 'Not For Sale Sign' on S&S, Moves To Make It More Interesting. Holt, Karen Jenkins // Book Publishing Report;2/4/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the movement of Simon & Schuster (S&S) Inc. to the Viacom Entertainment Group in New York City. Effects of corporate synergy on the publishing program of S&S; Relationship of S&S to other film and television studios; Revenue of S&S.
- Pocket Books divides units to facilitate expansion in markets. // Book Publishing Report;09/27/99, Vol. 24 Issue 38, p4
Reports on changes implemented at Simon & Schuster's Pocket Books unit. Division of the adult publishing program into distinct mass market paperback and hardcover and trade paperback divisions; Creation of a new position to oversee the hardcover and trade paperback division; Realignment of...
- S&S consolidates sales force, Rick Richter named to lead new team. // Book Publishing Report;12/6/99, Vol. 24 Issue 47, p3
Reports that publishing company Simon & Schuster is consolidating its sales force to give it more clout with retailers in the United States. Appointment of Rick Richter as head of the sales group; Response to consolidation in the industry and growth of customer base.
- S&S's new owner: Shoe drops soon. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;5/18/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 20, p13
Anticipates the winner of the final bids in the contest to acquire Simon & Schuster as of May 1998. Where the company's long-established name will end up.