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- Agents Navigate A Business Where Idiosyncrasies Have Replaced Standard Industry Practice. Holt, Karen Jenkins // Book Publishing Report;11/12/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 45, p1
Focuses on the competitive bidding among publishing houses. Reference to the case involved by Random House Inc.; Limitation on the bidding policies; Comments of book agents about the issue.
- HOLLYWOOD READER. Anthony, Jason // Publishers Weekly;11/6/2006, Vol. 253 Issue 44, p10
The article discusses some publishing contracts in the U.S. Doubleday imprint Spiegel & Grau reportedly acquired the rights for Sara Gruen's book Ape House for $5.2 million. Gruen is the author of the bestseller Water for Elephants, but still, none of her previous books has sparked enough...
- RANDOM NOTES. Miner, Brad // National Review;3/5/1990, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p49
Examines the views of Random House publishing company manager Alberto Vitale on the status of the publishing industry. Little change in the character of book publishing; Impact of the trend toward the formation of conglomerations of publishers.
- The 9/11 Commission Report Still Leads Paperback Nonfiction List. // Book Publishing Report;9/20/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 36, p7
Reports on the "New York Times" paperback nonfiction ranking in the U.S. Number one rank of "The 9/11 Commission Reports"; Total number of copies sold; Number of books included in the list that are published by Randon House company.
- Espanol at Random House. Lopez, Adrian // Library Journal;3/1/2001 Supplement, Vol. 126 Issue 4, p4
Reports that Random House is launching an imprint called Random House Espanol. Efforts to give a boost to the Spanish-language book market; Comments by Lisa Alpert, publishing director of Random House Espanol; Details of the venture.
- 1600 years later. Light, Elizabeth // NZ Business;Oct2003, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p44
Reports on the evolution of book publishing since AD 400. Supply chains of Random House, an international publishing company; Information on the book production process; Approximate number of books published by Random House each year.
- Schwartz Heads Home To Random House. Roback, Diane // Publishers Weekly;1/17/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 3, p10
Reports on the appointment of editor Anne Schwartz as vice-president and editorial director of the Random House company. Information on the professional career of Schwartz; Implications of Schwartz's appointment on the company; Plan by the company to improve its picture book publishing program.
- Rights Issues Top Debate at 'PW/Inside' Confab. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;3/26/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 13, p12
Provides information on the 2001 Book Summit in New York. Debate between publishers and authors about book rights; Commitment of Random House to the book market; Impact of technological innovations on the book trade.
- Random House Creates Three New Publishing Groups. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;10/12/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 41, p11
Reports formation of three publishing groups at Random House. Publishing and activities that each group will consist of; President of each department named; Layoffs as a result of the reorganization; Areas in which the company will not expand.