TITLE

More Competition Has HarperSanFrancisco Expanding Into Bibles

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;Jan2007, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the expansion of the HarperSanFrancisco, the Christian sprituality and self-help imprint of HarperCollins, into the Bible market in the U.S. The company will expand by launching a new line of Bibles using the New Revised Standard Version in February 2007. It is stated that the company will also increase its fiction presence including Christian romance novels.
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23841385

 

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