TITLE

Lack of 2007 Bestsellers Linked to RH Stumble

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;
SOURCE TYPE
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses that the report by Bertelsmann AG, a German media conglomerate that owns Random House, on the revenue drop for the publisher reveals more on the importance of bestsellers in trade publishing than the much ballyhooed weakness of the U.S. dollar over Euro. An overview of the revenue and operating profit before interest and taxes for Random House is offered. Moreover, a BPR analysis states that the publisher just did not complete the first half of 2006.
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26696266

 

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