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Friday Project buys Aldiss backlist

The Bookseller – 2012-01-27

HarperCollins imprint The Friday Project has acquired more than 50 titles by prolific author, and...
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Ebooks and apps innovation exciting publishers despite price concerns

Guardian – 2012-01-13

Companies hope quality will be key weapon against wave of 99p competition on ebook and app storesThe evolution of books into interactive, digital products is far from over, according to Henry Volans, head of digital publishing at Faber & Faber....
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Jackie Collins backlist for digital

The Bookseller – 2012-01-13

Simon and Schuster will release blockbuster writer Jackie Collins’ backlist in digital...
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What Sold in E Over Christmas

Publishers Weekly – 2012-01-06

Last year, when we asked publishers for their five bestselling e-books over Christmas, we received lists full of frontlist bestsellers, with a handful of backlist hits in the mix. This year, we again approached publishers for the same lists—in...
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Durrell backlist launched with Pan Mac's Bello

The Bookseller – 2011-12-16

Pan Macmillan launches its digital imprint Bello today (16th December) with the release of its...
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Orion acquires digital rights to Household's backlist

The Bookseller – 2011-12-08

Orion has acquired digital publishing rights to the entire backlist of thriller writer Geoffrey...
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Penguin to restore e-backlist for Amazon lending

The Bookseller – 2011-11-24

Penguin US will restore its supply of backlist titles for e-book lending to Amazon until the end...
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Pan Mac reignites Curtis Brown backlist with Bello

The Bookseller – 2011-10-12

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Wed, 12/10/2011 - 09:02 Pan Macmillan has teamed up with Curtis Brown to release hundreds of out-of-print titles from the agency's list as digital editions. Macmillan Bello will launch 120 titles...
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Is POD Ready for Prime Time?

Publishers Weekly – 2011-09-30

HarperCollins's announcement that it will make 5,000 backlist titles available through On Demand Books' Espresso Book Machine in November—with Zondervan and HarperCollins Canada titles to be added early next year—brings a print-on-demand tipping...
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Amazon readying October Kindle offer

The Bookseller – 2011-09-28

Written By: Philip Jones Publication Date: Wed, 28/09/2011 - 09:59 Amazon.co.uk has asked publishers for discounts of 90% on titles in order to participate in an October Kindle promotion. The campaign, due to run from 17th to 31st October...
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Nosy Crow talks fairy tales, book-apps and making your own machine

Guardian – 2011-09-13

As its second app Cinderella is released, UK publisher explains how it's straddling the book and app worldsNosy Crow isn't a physical books publisher, and it's not an apps developer. It's both. The London-based company publishes children's books and...
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Cambridge University Press opens up digital platform to rivals

The Bookseller – 2011-07-13

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Wed, 13/07/2011 - 09:50 Cambridge University Press has launched a digital content platform for libraries which it says will become "one of the largest and most significant repositories of digital...
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New Marías for HH, as Penguin scoops backlist

The Bookseller – 2011-07-08

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 08/07/2011 - 11:15 Hamish Hamilton has acquired award-winning Spanish author Javier Marías' new novel, The Infatuations with a five-figure advance, with Penguin Modern Classics scooping seven...
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Pan Mac launches Compass for digital backlist

The Bookseller – 2011-06-27

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Mon, 27/06/2011 - 08:48 Pan Macmillan has launched a new imprint to bring backlist titles to readers as digital editions or print on demand titles. Macmillan Compass will be managed by fiction publisher...
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Amazon.com signs deal for McBain backlist

The Bookseller – 2011-06-22

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Wed, 22/06/2011 - 15:24 Amazon Publishing has bought almost 50 titles from crime author Ed McBain. The retailer's Thomas & Mercer crime imprint will publish 35 titles in his 87th Precinct series in...
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Acquisitive Klebanoff targets UK agents

The Bookseller – 2011-06-17

Written By: Philip Jones and Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 17/06/2011 - 09:02 E-books pioneer Arthur Klebanoff has made a targeted approach to UK agents over backlist digital rights, with agents calling his 50% royalty rate a "very...
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S&S scoops Jackie Collins' backlist

The Bookseller – 2011-06-17

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Fri, 17/06/2011 - 10:56 Blockbuster writer Jackie Collins is to get a backlist makeover and a new marketing push, after Simon & Schuster bought her first 20 novels from Pan Macmillan. read more
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Book Machines Near the Tipping Point?

Publishers Weekly – 2011-06-13

Retailing for $185,000, the Espresso Book Machine, developed by On Demand Books, costs more than the annual revenue of some independent bookstores. But with a new partnership with the American Booksellers Association to help get frontlist and...
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HC plans a summer of love for Harriet Evans

The Bookseller – 2011-06-03

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Fri, 03/06/2011 - 08:40 HarperCollins is giving Harriet Evans' backlist a "summery" look as it plans its biggest ever campaign for the paperback release of her latest novel later this month. Love Always...
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Sheil Land shut out by Sharpe Random e-deal

The Bookseller – 2011-05-20

Written By: Philip Jones Publication Date: Fri, 20/05/2011 - 12:10 Random House UK is to publish veteran author Tom Sharpe's backlist digitally after making a direct approach to the author without the involvement of his agent Sonia Land, chief...
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