Tor Books Reports 22% Revenue Increase; Pursuing Licensing
- For Tor, a Harold Robbins legacy. J.Q. // Publishers Weekly;12/15/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 51, p20
Reports that Harold Robbins's last novel `The Predators,' will be published by Tor Books in May 1998. How Tor will also publish the novel `Paris Never Leaves You,' by Adreana Robbins, Harold's daughter.
- Trying Graphic Novels. Holt, Karen // Publishers Weekly;4/5/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 14, p28
Highlights views by Tor Books' senior editor Patrick Nielsen Hayden on introducing graphic books in the science fiction and fantasy genre. Criticism he made against the expansion of the market for science fiction and fantasy books by publishing works that transcend the genre; Content of the...
- Tor Hits the Big 3-0. Potts, Cynthia // Publishers Weekly;4/12/2010, Vol. 257 Issue 15, p24
The article reports on the celebration of the 30th anniversary of Tor Books in 2010. Tor Books is considered as the most successful science fiction (SF) publisher. It has won the best SF publisher award from Locus for 21 years. According to Tom Doherty, founder, president and publisher of Tor,...
- News Briefs. // Publishers Weekly;12/10/2007, Vol. 254 Issue 49, p4
This section offers news briefs on U.S. publishers and publishing as of December 10, 2007. Cengage Learning has agreed to acquire the Houghton Mifflin college division for $750 million. Tor Books announced plans to enter the U.S. manga market by creating a new manga imprint with Seven Seas...
- Tor's Worlds Without Death or Taxes. Mangu-Ward, Katherine // Reason;Dec2008, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p77
The article offers information on Tor Books which is reported to be the most successful science fiction publisher in the world. It is reported that Tor publishes approximately 120 new original tides each year, routinely topping the science fiction bestseller list compiled by the industry...
- Drawing books in paperback. // Library Talk;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p20
Reports on Tor Books' publication of Don Bolognese's `How to Draw Your Story' series in paperback.
- publishing licenses. // License!;Mar2003, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p58
Lists publishing license agreements. Inclusion of Warren Industries' manufacture of toys based on Strawberry Shortcake; Bead Shop's creation of activity kits based on Olivia.
- licensing hotline. Raugust, Karen // Publishers Weekly;7/2/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 27, p28
Presents news briefs on book licensing as of July 2, 2001. Increase in Hasbro's publishing activity; Information on the Lord of the Rings trilogy `The Fellowship of the Ring'; Selection of the Beanstalk Group as the licensing agency for Mad Libs.
- Reader's Digest Trade Publishing Growth Offsets Declines In 2004. // Book Publishing Report;8/9/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 30, p3
Reports on the financial performance of Reader's Digest Inc. for year 2004 ended June 30. Revenues; Operating income; Licensing deals; Plans of the company to release several children's titles as part of a licensing agreement with NASCAR starting in 2005.