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Publishing Books

  • iBooks US Bestseller List- Paid Books. Origin by Dan Brown- 9780385542692-. Enemy of the State by Kyle Mills& Vince Flynn- 9781476783543-.

  • Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara is joining CNN as a senior legal analyst, a CNN spokesman said on Thursday. Bharara may also address the circumstances of his firing in a book he is expected to publish in January 2019 with publisher Alfred A. Knopf. Shortly after his firing in March, Bharara joined New York University Law School as a...

  • Hillary Clinton bashes Bernie Sanders in new book

    Clinton's attacks on Sanders in her new book are a good example of why she and the establishment lost the 2016 election, says Jake Novak.

  • College textbooks campus fall

    Students are spending less on course materials by becoming savvier shoppers.

  • James Patterson: This is the era of megalomaniacs

    Author James Patterson discusses his latest thriller "The Store" about a superstore who can get you anything you want for a price and how it parallels with today's retail environment with the 'Amazon effect.'

  • Aug 10- News Corp, the owner of the Wall Street Journal and book publisher HarperCollins, reported a 6.6 percent fall in quarterly revenue hurt by declining demand for print advertising and a strong dollar. The company reported a net loss available to shareholders of $430 million, or 74 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended June 30, compared with a profit of...

  • Aug 7- Netflix Inc on Monday said it has bought comics publisher Millarworld, bringing on board renowned comic book writer Mark Millar and a host of character francises it can mine for TV shows and movies. The purchase of a character stable mimics the strategy of Walt Disney Co. Disney bought Marvel Studios in 2009 and has churned out blockbuster movies, TV series...

  • Millarworld, run by Scottish writer Mark Millar with his wife Lucy, will give Netflix a host of character franchises with which to develop films, TV series and children's shows. Millarworld has developed three of its franchises "Wanted," "Kick-Ass" and "Kingsman" into films that have garnered nearly $1 billion in the global box office. "Mark is as close as you can get to a...

  • NETFLIX ACQUIRES MILLARWORLD, A COMIC BOOK PUBLISHING COMPANY FOUNDED.

  • *Raises around $1 billion from 22 pct stake sale. LONDON, July 11- Pearson is set to raise $1 billion from the sale of a 22 percent stake in book publisher Penguin Random House to majority owner Bertelsmann, in the British group's latest bid to rebuild following a string of profit warnings. Established as a joint venture between Pearson and Bertelsmann in 2013,...

  • LONDON, July 11- Britain's Pearson has agreed to sell a 22 percent stake in book publisher Penguin Random House to joint venture partner Bertelsmann for around $1 billion to bolster its balance sheet and return cash to shareholders. The deal, which values the book publisher at an enterprise value of $3.55 billion, will also enable the two groups to recapitalise...

  • LONDON, July 11- Britain's Pearson has agreed to sell a 22 percent stake in the book publisher Penguin Random House to joint venture partner Bertelsmann for around $1 billion to bolster its balance sheet and return cash to shareholders. Pearson, restructuring after a string of profit warnings from its education unit, said the sale would strengthen its balance...

  • Harry Potter franchise: $30B in 20 years

    CNBC's Eric Chemi reports on the 20th anniversary of the movie and book franchise Harry Potter.

  • Harry Potter turns 20-years-old

    Twenty years ago today, the first Harry Potter book was published, "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.' We take a look back at Harry Potter and the $25 billion franchise.

  • *Expanding into Russia, Spain, India and UAE this year. STOCKHOLM, June 15- Fast-growing audio books company Storytel will expand into several new markets in the coming years while steering clear of English-speaking countries where rival Audible dominates, the Swedish company's chief executive said. The 12- year-old company bought one of Sweden's most...

  • Customers view devices displayed inside the Amazon Books store in Seattle, Washington.

    It’s about the books. Really. Recode Reports.

  • Inside Amazon's bookstore

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports live from the brick and mortar Amazon book store in New York City.

  • LONDON, May 18- Insurers in over 100 countries face a "once in a lifetime" accounting change from January 2021 with the introduction of a uniform international book-keeping standard, details of which will be published on Thursday. The new rule from the International Accounting Standards Board will affect 450 listed insurers who manage $13 trillion in assets.

  • LONDON, May 18- Insurers in over 100 countries face a "once in a lifetime" accounting change from January 2021 with the introduction of a uniform international book-keeping standard, details of which will be published on Thursday. The new rule from the International Accounting Standards Board will affect 450 listed insurers who manage $13 trillion in assets.

  • *Q3 adj profit $0.07/ shr vs est $0.05/ shr. May 9- News Corp reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue as the owner of the Dow Jones Newswires and the Wall Street Journal saw an uptick in its digital real estate business and growth in its advertising revenue. The company said digital subscribers accounted for 53 percent of total subscriptions for the Wall...