TITLE

News Briefs

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;9/11/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 35, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs in the book industry in the U.S. Perseus Books Group company has completed its acquisition of Consortium Book Sales & Distribution Inc. The Internet site of Simon & Schuster Inc. invites readers to support release of the book "The Thirteenth Tale," by Diane Setterfield. Vulcan Sports Media Inc. has sold "The Sporting News" to American City Business Journals Inc.
ACCESSION #
22385042

 

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