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After slashing its yearly catalogue in half while roughly tripling its profits over the past decade, the St. Martin’s Press mystery imprint is diversifying its list while still bringing readers "books that make the heart race."
After five years and 20 titles, Columbia Global Reports has found a successful formula: it allows top authors to take on big, timely subjects in short, accessible books.
Following the June 7 departure of publisher Dayna Anderson and managing editor Cassandra Farrin, the Eagle, Idaho-based company named Justin Mitson publishing director.
In a move to bring its content to more screens—big and small—Harlequin has launched Harlequin Studios.
"The Monograph in the Digital Age,"
This article originally appeared in the June 2016 issue of In 2014, my Mellon colleague, Helen Cullyer, and I sat in on a roundtable discussion of deans of…
If tariffs on Chinese imports hit books, publishers won't have little wiggle room.
Washington, D.C., publishers are embracing multimedia, with books at the center.
C-SPAN used a team approach to release its 10th publication, which was published in April.
National Geographic boasts a library bursting with information on exploration.
The D.C.-based organization is looking for ways to keep up with demand for the books it's been putting into the hands of children in need since 1992.
The PRH imprint and author have terminated their publishing relationship, a representative of the imprint has confirmed.
Sue Berger Ramin, former associate publisher at David R. Godine, has been named to the newly created position of director of Brandeis University Press.
Juan Carlos Ulate / Reuters W hen Yale recently decided to relocate three-quarters of the books in its undergraduate library to create more study space, the…
Penguin Random House units Viking, Penguin Books, and Pamela Dorman Books will team up to create a new publishing program across all three imprints that will specialize in inspiration, lifestyle, healthy living, and personal development.
In taking a 45% stake in the Illinois publisher, Penguin Random House can let a good thing be and benefit at the same time.
Haymarket Books will publish an anthology of fiction, poetry, and literary essays in 2020 after a successful Kickstarter campaign enabled its editor to pay the permission fees required to reprint iconic writings about abortion.