Rachael Ray Phenomenon Is Good News for Small Lake Isle Press

May 2006
Book Publishing Report;5/8/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the selection of Food Network television personality and author Rachael Ray as one of the 100 notable people in the world. Ray started her career in 1998 and published her first 12 books with Lake Isle Press in New York. According to publisher Hiroko Kiiffner, her books have sold more than five million copies with about half coming from the 30-Minute Meal franchise.


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