February 2003
Book Publishing Report;2/10/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p5
Trade Publication
Reports developments and issues in the publishing sector in the U.S. as of February 2003. Launch of the Faith Communications imprint from Health Communications Inc.; Decline in the book sales of Hastings; Partnership between Palm Digital Media and Lightning Source for the creation of e-books of classic literature.


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