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Orion nets Guardiola biog

The Bookseller – 2012-02-10

Orion will publish the biography of FC Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola. Non-fiction publisher...
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Tulisa turns novelist for Headline

The Bookseller – 2012-02-03

Headline has secured world rights to an autobiography and two novels by N-Dubz and “X-...
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Gold medallist Todd to Orion

The Bookseller – 2012-02-01

Orion has acquired the autobiography of double Olympic gold medallist Mark Todd, who has also won...
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Pan Mac acquires Straw memoir

The Bookseller – 2012-01-31

Pan Macmillan has acquired the autobiography of former home secretary Jack Straw. Macmillan...
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Inside Apple: The Company Behind Steve Jobs

BusinessWeek – 2012-01-20

Author Adam Lashinsky says his book is not a biography of Steve Jobs, but of Apple
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Macmillan to publish Queen Mother's letters

The Bookseller – 2012-01-19

William Shawcross, whose official biography of the Queen Mother was published by Macmillan in...
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Everything you need to know about e-textbooks before Apple gets involved

Betanews – 2012-01-18

Apple is holding an education-themed event this week, and the usual gamut of unnamed sources and rumor-mongers have come to the consensus that the event will focus on Apple's plans to enter the e-textbook business, and possibly unveil a new...
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Hachette acquires memoir of Roy Keane's dog

The Bookseller – 2012-01-12

Hachette Books Ireland has acquired the autobiography of footballer Roy Keane's dog, Triggs,...
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Rumors Build Around Apple TV

AdWeek – 2011-12-30

It looks like consumers may get their hands on Apple's long-rumored iTV next year. Taiwanese technology publication DigiTimes published two stories this week claiming that Apple is telling hardware suppliers to start preparing for production. While...
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Jobs Bio a Global Hit: International Bestsellers December 2011

Publishers Weekly – 2011-12-16

A few days after Amazon announced that the Steve Jobs biography was its top-selling book of 2011 (combined print and e-book sales), the book debuted on bestseller charts around the world, including the three countries highlighted this month. Steve...
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Faber to publish Cowell biography

The Bookseller – 2011-12-15

Faber is to publish a "definitive" biography of entertainment mogul Simon Cowell by...
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June Brown memoir to S&S

The Bookseller – 2011-12-14

Simon & Schuster has paid a "healthy six-figure sum" for the autobiography of June...
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Less than two months after release, 'Steve Jobs' is Amazon's top seller of 2011

San Jose Mercury News – 2011-12-07

Walter Isaacson's authorized biography of late Apple cofounder and CEO Steve Jobs has become the best-selling book of 2011 on Amazon.com less than two months after it was released.
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News In Brief: Jobs biography top Amazon seller for 2011

San Jose Mercury News – 2011-12-07

Walter Isaacson's biography of late Apple (AAPL) co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs has become the best-selling book of 2011 on Amazon.
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A disabled writer's book unfolds a tap at a time

L.A. Times – 2011-12-03

Peter Winkler, his body trapped by rheumatoid arthritis, wrote the first biography of Dennis Hopper to come out after the actor's death. Little did his agent know that he had to punch out the manuscript one letter at a time, using a red plastic...
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Ronald Reng wins William Hill prize

The Bookseller – 2011-11-28

Ronald Reng’s biography of Robert Enke, the German national goalkeeper who took his own...
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Christmas gifts 2011: which books will be under your tree?

Guardian – 2011-11-27

Our critics choose the books they intend to give this Christmas, and the ones they hope to receiveWhat do you think are the best books of 2011? Take part in our open thread discussion hereDiana AthillEditor and writerI am crazy about Craig Taylor's...
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Paterno biographer: Of course I’m going to include sexual abuse scandal in my book

Poynter. – 2011-11-12

Sports Illustrated Sportswriter Joe Posnanski, who temporarily moved to State College, Penn., to work on a biography of now-former Penn State coach Joe Paterno, explains why he’s remaining on the sidelines rather than reporting or commenting on...
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Peter Burton obituary

Guardian – 2011-11-08

Writer and publisher who played a pioneering role in gay journalismPeter Burton, who has died of a heart attack aged 66, was one of the pioneers of gay journalism in the UK. In the late 1960s he began to write for Spartacus, now known as an...
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S&S buys memoir by swimming legend Thorpe

The Bookseller – 2011-11-04

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Fri, 04/11/2011 - 10:54 Simon & Schuster has bought rights to an autobiography by Australian swimming star Ian Thorpe. World rights from Jonathan Kilmartin and Sarah Wooldridge at IMG by Larissa Edwards,...
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