Penguin Holds Slight Lead Over Random House in Paperback Fiction

July 2006
Book Publishing Report;7/31/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 29, p7
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The article presents the paperback fiction list of The New York Times with Penguin Group USA in the lead, just three titles over Random House. Aside from the above mentioned publisher, included in the lists are Simon & Schuster, HarperCollins, and Hachette Book Group. Only one newcomer is in the lists among the top 15 books, while 11 titles have the longevity of seven weeks or less.


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