Self-Help Book Publishers Find Good Subjects In Bad Times

Holt, Karen Jenkins
November 2001
Book Publishing Report;11/26/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 47, p1
Trade Publication
Reports developments on book publications as of November 2001. Impact of the terrorist attacks on self-help book publishers; Launching of the novel of Jonathan Franzen 'The Corrections'; Sales of the novel 'Skipping Christmas' by John Grishams.


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