Penguin Praise Plans to Broaden Religious Book Audience

April 2006
Book Publishing Report;4/10/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 14, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the establishment of a new Christian book publishing program Penguin Praise by Penguin Group in New York. It is aimed at publishing Christian literature to attract larger audience. Publishing director Joel Fotinos said that Penguin desired to spread its religious titles across the company and made the book "Mama Made the Difference," by T. D. Jakes as the first book issued on April 25, 2006 under the Penguin Praise.


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