Beyond Bodice Rippers–Kensington Looks To Double Revenues By Expanding Into New Niche
- Kensington Publishing to Distribute Spanish-Language Mayo Clinic Books. // Book Publishing Report;12/1/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 46, p3
Reports on the collaboration between Kensington Publishing Corp. and Intersistemas S.A. in North America. Distribution of Spanish-language edition of books; Titles of the best sellers; Increase of sales revenue.
- Kensington Sees 9% Growth in Fiscal 2006. // Book Publishing Report;12/25/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 50, p3
The article reports on the net sales of Kensington Publishing Corp., which is one of the nation's largest independent publishers of fiction. The Kensington Publishing Corp., has reported a net sales increase of about 17 percent in 2006. The sales in the United States market also increased to 22...
- Fun Books. Currier, Jameson // Lambda Book Report;Sept2002, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p28
Provides information on Kensington Publishing Corp. in the U.S. Background of John Scognamiglio, editorial director of Kensington; Sales of the company; Details of its marketing strategy; Number of books released by the company annually. INSET: Making Contact.
- Kensington Looks to Expand In African-American Market. Pride, Felicia // Publishers Weekly;7/17/2006, Vol. 253 Issue 28, p6
The article reports on the strengthened focus of Kensington Publishing on the African-American market. The company has plans to enter the African-American young adult niche as well as the release of a collaborative novel by bestselling authors Mary B. Morrison and Carl Weber. In September 2006,...
- Kensington adds and subtracts. // Publishers Weekly;6/29/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 26, p12
Discusses several announcements that Kensington Publishing Corp. has made in June of 1998. The sale of its Arabesque line of African American romance novels to BET Holdings; The launching of Encanto Romances, an English-Spanish line of books; Plans to expand its Zebra Books division, which...
- Dafina: Nonfiction in the House. Reid, Calvin // Publishers Weekly;12/9/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 49, p44
Focuses on the publication of nonfiction books by Kensington's Dafina imprint. Titles to be released in December 2002; Statement from Karen Thomas, Dafina's editorial director.
- Book Briefs. // Book Publishing Report;12/20/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 49, p5
This article focuses on book briefs. The New York Times released its list of the ten best books of the year, with Knopf and Simon & Schuster leading the pack with two titles each. Curiously, though 42 of the titles on the 100 list were fiction, six books on the ten best list are fiction....
- Romance and Manliness Lead Kensington. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;12/18/2006, Vol. 253 Issue 50, p6
The article reports on the financial performance of Kensington Publishing in the fiscal year ending September 30, 2006. A record number of bestsellers helped to boost revenue at Kensington Publishing 17%, to an estimated $58 million. Among those who hit the bestseller lists were Fern Michaels...
- Bond to Be BCA President. // Publishers Weekly;3/1/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 9, p17
Announces that Lynn Bond, who joined Kensington Publishing Corp. as director of sales and new business development, has left the company to become CEO of Book Club of America. Industry experience of Bond.