News Brief

October 2006
Book Publishing Report;10/2/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 38, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the acquisition of Crown Publishers, New York, of the rights for three books from diet and fitness guru Jorge Cruise. The first book is scheduled to be released in late 2007. Cruise has sold more than 2 million books and at the same time, he is the author of previous bestsellers "8 Minutes in the Morning" and "The 3-Hour Diet."


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