Chasing Daylight Hits NYT List; McGraw-Hill Reports Strong Q1

May 2006
Book Publishing Report;5/1/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 17, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the revenue earned by the McGraw-Hill Cos. Inc., New York which amounted to a 10.9 percent increase for the first quarter of 2006 as compared to last year for the same period. McGraw-Hill Higher Education, Professional and International Group's revenue rose by 5.3 percent. Meanwhile, three titles has been included on national bestseller lists for the first quarter that include "Chasing Daylight," by Gene O'Kelly.


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