- Kane/Miller Up 8% in 2006; More Spanish Titles Planned for 2007. // Book Publishing Report;12/18/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 49, p4
The article provides information on Kane/Miller, an independent publisher which specializes in publishing the English versions of foreign children's books. The revenue of Kane/Miller has gone up 8% in 2006. It published 28 titles in 2006 up from 16 titles in 2005. "Duck in a Truck," and "Hit the...
- And the Winner Isn't. Nelson, Sara // Publishers Weekly;9/25/2006, Vol. 253 Issue 38, p5
The article focuses on the announcement made by technology entrepreneur Gur Shomron that he was starting up the Sobol Awards, for which fiction writers could submit manuscripts to a committee of publishing professionals. For the mere price of $85, writers might win cash prizes, and, more...
- What's Your Niche? Lodge, Sally // Publishers Weekly;4/4/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 14, p24
Features several children's book publishers that use niche publishing to reach their target markets. Just Us Books Inc.; Kane/Miller; Rising Moon; Free Spirit Publishing.
- What Happened to Picture Books? Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;11/14/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 45, p26
The article focuses on the drop in sales of picture books in the U.S. In recent years picture book sales have begun to slip, pushed out of the way by a certain boy wizard and teen angst. Retailers now are buying more selectively, and in response, a number of publishers have scaled back, guilty...
- Children's books for fall: Kane/Miller. Lodge, Sally; Maughan, Shannon // Publishers Weekly;7/18/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 29, p126
Presents a list of children's books published by Kane/Miller. `The Absent-Minded Toad,' by Javier Rondon, illustrated by Marcela Cabrera; `My Body Science'; `A Bicycle for Rosaura,' by Daniel Barbot, illustrated by Morella Fuenmayor; `My Place,' by Nadia Wheatley, illustrated by Donna Rawlins.
- The Kids Are Alright, But... Roback, Diane // Publishers Weekly;2/21/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 8, p75
Addresses the status of children's book industry in the U.S. as of February 2005. Factors that contribute to the decline of the sales of picture books; Impact proprietary publishing on the industry; Role of the popularity of Harry Potter novels in the growth of the fantasy genre.
- Feline Fever! Lawrence, Susan // Quill & Quire;Jan1998, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p34
Reports on developments in children's books publishing in Canada, as of January 1998. Dominance of animal characters in new releases in the picture-book category; Titles to be released in the fiction and non-fiction categories; Fresh titles in the international fiction and international...
- MATERIALS NEWLY PUBLISHED in Spanish or Bilingual Editions. Oliverson, Angie // Library Media Connection;Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p91
The article focuses on several book series in Spanish or bilingual editions for school children in the U.S. including Capstone Press' "Exploring the Galaxy" series, Kane/Miller's "Math Series," Raintree's "Incredible" animal class books and Gareth Stevens Publishing/Weekly Reader's "Where...
- Annick Press Shifts from Picture Books to Y/A Market. // Book Publishing Report;7/10/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 26, p1
The article reports that Annick Press, a publisher in Toronto, Ontario, had recently targeted the young adult/teen market due to high competition in the picture books market. In 2005, the publishers' Y/A top selling books were "Chanda's Secrets," by Allan Stratton and "Mimus," by Lilli Thal. The...