First Half Mostly Kind to Leading Publishers; Frontlist in Focus

August 2007
Book Publishing Report;Aug2007, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p7
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The article reports on the improvement in the financial performance of book publishers in the first quarter of 2007. Harlequin Inc. claims that its revenue grew to $228.2 million and $31.2 million in operating profit from series books sales. HarperCollins Publishers Inc. reported a revenue of $450 million and $50 million in operating profit. Penguin Group had a $747.6 million revenue and $36.6 million in operating profit.


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