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- Prime Group partners publishers to personalise Star Wars books. Sheahan, Tim // PrintWeek (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd);11/5/2010, p11
The article reports on a collaboration between Penwizard and the Penguin Group and Nottingham, England-based printer Prime Group to launch a series of personalized "Star Wars" children's books in November 2010.
- MALONE: STARZ TO CLUSTER. Goldsmith, Jill // Daily Variety;10/11/2012, Vol. 317 Issue 9, p1
The article reports on the goal by Liberty Media chairman John Malone for Starz LLC to collaborate with other media partners.
- Spreading 'Fire.'. Corbett, Sue // Publishers Weekly;7/13/2009, Vol. 256 Issue 28, p17
The article reports on the collaboration between publishers Penguin and Harcourt, which resulted from the move of "Graceling" author Kristin Cashore from Harcourt to Penguin subsidiary Dial. It is noted that Cashore moved to Dial with "Fire," the companion to her bestselling debut "Graceling,"...
- New imprint launched at Putnam Berkley. J.M.; Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;6/13/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 24, p8
Reports on the Putnam Berkley Group's creation of a new imprint called Boulevard which will publish fiction and nonfiction titles based on all forms of popular media and media personalities. Opportunity for Putnam to develop books outside traditional book channels; Appointment of Berkley senior...
- Putnam new media launches kids' titles. Maughan, Shannon // Publishers Weekly;6/21/1993, Vol. 240 Issue 25, p27
Reports on Putnam New Madia's release of its first interactive title for children. `Big Anthony's Mixed-Up Magic' based on Tomie dePaola's book, `Strega Nona Meets Her Match'; Inclusions; Magnum Design; Six additional titles; Effort of Mitsumasa Anno and Berkley Learning technologies on Anno's...
- Putnam Berkley on the Web. // Publishers Weekly;12/11/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 50, p15
Reports that Putnam Berkley has joined the fast-growing ranks of publishers on the World Wide Web, establishing a site within that of its parent film and television company, MCA/Universal. Features; Catalogue information.
- Putnam bids $40m to acquire Price Stern Sloan. Reid, Calvin; Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;4/19/1993, Vol. 240 Issue 16, p6
Reveals that in a move to enter the lucrative children's audio and video market, the Putnam Berkley Group is negotiating to acquire Los Angeles publishing house Price Stern Sloan (PSS). Terms of the agreement; PSS founders Lawrence Sloan and Leonard Stern and CFO Dan Reavis to continue to be...
- Putnam launches new media group with Bertelsmann. Baker, John F.; Reid, Calvin // Publishers Weekly;3/8/1993, Vol. 240 Issue 10, p7
States that the Putnam Berkley Group is joining with Bertelsmann Industries to create Putnam New Media, which will begin publishing CD-ROM-based titles for children and more. Germans have investment presence only; Cris Popenoe, publisher; Details.
- PSS board tells shareholders to take Putnam offer. // Publishers Weekly;5/24/1993, Vol. 240 Issue 21, p26
Announces the signing of a definitive agreement allowing The Putnam Berkley Group to acquire Price Stern Sloan for $40.4 million. Terms of the agreement; Details.