Globe Pequot's Kennedy Resigns; Softcover Titles Likely To Expand

January 2006
Book Publishing Report;1/30/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p3
Trade Publication
The article announces the resignation of Linda Kennedy as president of Guilford, Connecticut-based Globe Pequot Press. It reports on Kennedy's plan to re-enter the publishing industry. Market Partners International is conducting a search for her successor. According to Kennedy, the Globe Pequot's publishing program continues to move toward paperback titles.


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