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- Printing Squeeze. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;8/22/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 33, p6
Presents an update on the publishing industry in the U.S. as of August 22, 2005. Efforts of Penguin Group USA Inc. to reprint some books; Difficulties faced by smaller publishers, including Red Wheel/Weiser; Reasons behind a high demand in printing.
- Talking books. Gebbels, Tim // Contemporary Review;Nov95, Vol. 267 Issue 1558, p242
Presents information on publishing in the 1990s. Highlights Penguin Books and its audiobook publishing operation; Comments from publishing manager Jan Paterson.
- Alpha Books Moving to Penguin. // Publishers Weekly;9/2/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 35, p10
Reports on the transition of Alpha Books from Pearson Technology Group to Penguin Putnam, as of September 2002. Target date for the completion of the transition.
- Untitled. // Design Week;3/13/2003, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p6
Reports on design firm Equals' creation of the 2003 brochure and marketing materials for children's book publisher Puffin Corp. Use of the concept of 'Puffin Rock' as basis for the design work; Description of the brochure cover.
- ALAN GREENSPAN. // Entertainment Weekly;3/24/2006, Issue 869, p72
Reports that former U.S. Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan is collecting a reported $8.5 million for his memoir, which Penguin Press plans to publish in 2007.
- Puffin's TV spot is unlikely to begin a new publishing trend. White, Jeremy // Campaign (UK);4/13/2001, Issue 15, p24
Describes the television advertising of book publisher Puffin. Implications for book industry; Influence of budget on use of television advertising to improve sales of a publisher; Advantages and disadvantages of television campaigns.
- What Becomes a Classic Most? Nelson, Sara // Publishers Weekly;8/8/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 31, p15
Comments on the plans of Penguin Group for a paperback imprint called Essential Editions which will be released in the U.S. in September 2005. Books included in the Essential Editions; Criticisms on the paperback imprint; Price of the books.
- Penguin's New Hudson Street Press. Zeitchik, Steven // Publishers Weekly;1/26/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 4, p101
Reports that publishing company Penguin USA provided details on the new imprints started by Laureen Rowland, who will oversee Hudson Street Press, as of January 2004. Features of the list.
- HarperCollins Tops Children's Lists for Second Straight Year. // Book Publishing Report;Feb2007 Supplement, Vol. 32, p1
The article focuses on various publishers which achieved several best selling children's books in 2006. They include HarperCollins Publishers Inc. which topped the list with 27 book titles. Random House Inc. ranked second with 23 book titles including authors Christopher Paolini's "Eldest" and...