TITLE

HarperCollins Children's Books Plans Life Beyond Snicket, Narnia

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;8/21/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 32, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of HarperCollins Children's Books to make series books and movie tie-ins an added revenue source for the company in New York. The company is fostering its efforts for the division to grow in the wake of the success of the Chronicles of Narnia movie and the end in sight for Lemony Snicket's series. Company president Susan Katz revealed that blacklist sales composed about 65 percent of the total children's book sales each year.
ACCESSION #
22056415

 

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