Little, Brown Again Rolling Out Five Patterson Books in 2006
- Patterson Aplenty. Thornton, Matthew // Publishers Weekly;5/5/2008, Vol. 255 Issue 18, p27
The article reports on the decision of publisher Little, Brown to market the James Patterson's book "Maximum Ride: The Final Warning" as an adult hardcover. It is noted that the decision resulted in the best first week of sales ever for the series. Little, Brown's Michael Pietsch explains that...
- Shandler LB Editor-in-Chief. Reid, Calvin // Publishers Weekly;2/16/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 7, p58
Reports that Geoff Shandler has been named vice president, editor-in-chief at the adult trade division of Little, Brown and Co. Responsibilities facing Shandler in his new position; Comments from Michael Pietsch, senior VP and publisher of Little, Brown and Co.
- Little, Brown to launch pop imprint. J.Q. // Publishers Weekly;7/22/1996, Vol. 243 Issue 30, p142
Reports on Little, Brown's launch of its popular music/culture imprint headed by vice president and executive editor Michael Pietsch. Appointment of Paul Harrington as associate editor to develop book list; Target of Generation X-type readers.
- Calendar. // Publishers Weekly;11/6/2006, Vol. 253 Issue 44, p8
The article presents a calendar of events related to the U.S. book publishing industry. Author Robert Santelli will launch his new book Greetings from E Street: The Story of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. Little, Brown is printing 1.5 million copies of James Patterson's Cross, which...
- Little, Brown Goes Back to Basics To Put Michael Koryta on the Map. Deahl, Rachel // Publishers Weekly;8/16/2010, Vol. 257 Issue 32, p6
The article features author Michael Koryta, a 27-year-old genre thriller writer, who signed book deals with Little, Brown (LB). The publisher decided to release his book "So Cold the River," the manuscript that his former publisher St. Martin's Press did not publish. LB also entered the second...
- For the love of books. // Quill & Quire;Jun97 Supplement, Vol. 63, p1
Reports on the 10th anniversary party of the publishing house Little Brown held at Montana. People attended the party; Novel written by Kelly Watt and Billie Livingston on the dark side of having children in the 1960s; Plans of filmmaker John L'Ecuyer to make the film version of Richard Ford's...
- LB Canada closes down. Slopen, Beverley // Publishers Weekly;3/23/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 12, p18
Focuses on Time Warner's closing of its Canadian Little, Brown subsidiary. Comments from Little, Brown's president, Kim McArthur on corporate revenues; Authors that comprise McArthur's Canadian publishing program; Concerns of Time Warner's Rick Hall over Little, Brown's ability to be profitable.
- Taking a page from history. Flamm, Matthew // Crain's New York Business;3/22/2004, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p33
Like many children growing up in the 1970s, Geoff Shandler loved reading The Adventures of Tintin. But unlike most children, he was already destined to be an editor: Young Shandler was also fascinated with the series' publisher, then Boston, Massachusetts-based Little Brown & Co., which had...
- O.J. girlfriend gets $3m book deal. Quinn, Judy // Publishers Weekly;2/3/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 5, p12
Reports on the deal made by Little, Brown with Paula Barbieri to publish her memoirs. Barbieri's status as the former girlfriend of O.J. Simpson; The alleged amount paid for the rights.