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Publishing Books

  • iBooks US Bestseller List- Paid Books. Eerything, Everything by Nicola Yoon- 9780553496666-. 8. Heartbreak Hotel by Jonathan Kellerman- 9780345541444-.

  • iBooks US Bestseller List- Paid Books. The Girl Before by J.P. Delaney- 9780425285053-. Echoes in Death by J.D. Robb- 9781250123145-.

  • NEW YORK— New York magazine is teaming up with Simon& Schuster for a series of books, starting with one about... Tom Wolfe, Nora Ephron and Jimmy Breslin are among the many writers who have contributed to the magazine. Simon& Schuster President and publisher Jonathan Karp praised the magazine's "exciting, vibrant, and memorable journalism.

  • Feb 9- News Corp, the owner of the Dow Jones Newswires and book publisher HarperCollins, posted a second-quarter loss as it struggles to offset the decline in advertising income in its newspaper business. Net loss available to News Corp shareholders was $290 million, or 50 cents per share, in the quarter ended Dec. 31, compared with a profit of $62 million, or 11 cents...

  • BRUSSELS, Jan 24- U.S. online retailer Amazon has offered to alter its e-book contracts with publishers in a bid to end an EU antitrust probe and stave off a possible fine, the European Commission said on Tuesday. Amazon, the biggest e-book distributor in Europe, proposed to drop some clauses in its contracts so publishers will not be forced to give it terms as good as...

  • OTTAWA, Jan 20- Canada's business competition watchdog said on Friday it had reached an agreement with Apple Inc and three major e-book publishers that will allow retailers to offer discounts to customers. The Competition Bureau's investigation found that an arrangement between the publishers and Apple led to higher prices for Canadians.

  • Pearson shares sink on profit warning

    Discussing shares of publishing company Pearson sinking about 30 percent, with CNBC's Mike Santoli.

  • BeyondGlobal CEO: Unequal societies function less well

    BeyondGlobal CEO, Sandra Navidi talks about “superhubs” emerging in the U.S., with comment on Donald Trump’s incoming administration.

  • Finance is above all a human system: BeyondGlobal CEO

    BeyondGlobal CEO Sandra Navidi talks about company sentiment towards “doing the right thing” and following “the letter of the law”.

  • Writing can be ‘a difficult process’ at times: David Walliams

    Comedian and author David Walliams talks about the inspiration behind his new children’s book “The Midnight Gang.”

  • Milo Yiannopoulos, a conservative columnist and internet personality, holds a press conference down the street from the Pulse Nightclub, June 15, 2016 in Orlando, Florida.

    The book, titled Dangerous, is set for release on March 14, 2017, according to the Verge.

  • J.K. Rowling

    At a time of bitter disputes over rising income inequality, no one seems to resent the author’s runaway success, the New York Times reports.

  • FRANKFURT, Nov 22- Pottermore, J.K. Rowling's digital publishing company, expects to turn a profit in its current fiscal year, buoyed by rising sales of audio books and new ebooks that build on the nearly 20- year-old Harry Potter franchise, the company said on Tuesday. "If ebooks can work for anyone, they are going to work for Harry Potter", said Joseph Evans, a...

  • The patriotic veteran wears a military uniform, and she faces the flag with honor and respect.

    Art by writer and veteran Kurt Vonnegut is the center of a new exhibit at Chicago's National Veterans Art Museum, which opened on Veterans Day.

  • LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Nov 8- The gates to J.K. Rowling's wizarding world are set to re-open with "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," but the jury is still out on whether the five-movie spinoff will conjure up the magic that turned "Harry Potter" into a global entertainment phenomenon. With no best-selling books this time around, "Fantastic Beasts," featuring a...

  • Jury award $3M in damages over Rolling Stone story

    A federal jury awarded $3-million in damages to a former University of Virginia associate dean on Monday.

  • Nov 7- News Corp, the owner of the Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires and book publisher HarperCollins, reported a quarterly loss as it struggles to cope with a decline in newspaper advertising sales. Revenue in the company's news and information division, which accounts for about two-thirds of total revenue, fell 5.3 percent to $1.22 billion in its first...

  • Nov 7- News Corp, the owner of the Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires and book publisher HarperCollins, reported a 2.4 percent fall in quarterly revenue as it struggles to cope with a decline in newspaper advertising sales. Spending on newspaper advertising in the United States is expected to fall 11 percent this year to about $12 billion, according to media...

  • Nov 7- News Corp, the owner of the Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires and book publisher HarperCollins, reported a 2.4 percent fall in quarterly revenue as it struggles to cope with a decline in newspaper advertising revenue. The company, controlled by media mogul Rupert Murdoch, said on Monday its revenue fell to $1.97 billion in its first fiscal quarter...

  • Honoree Bob Dylan speaks onstage at the 25th anniversary MusiCares 2015 Person Of The Year Gala honoring Bob Dylan at the Los Angeles Convention Center on February 6, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

    Bob Dylan may have caused the authority behind the Nobel Prize for Literature to have second thoughts.