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"Kiss The Dead" debuts at top of bestsellers list

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NEW YORK (Reuters) - American fantasy writer Laurell K. Hamilton's new book, "Kiss The Dead," debuted on the top of Publishers Weekly best-sellers list on Thursday. The list is compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide. Hardcover Fiction Last Week 1. "Kiss The Dead" by Laurell K. Hamilton (Berkley, $27.95)- 2. "The Storm" by Clive Cussler (Putnam, $27.95) 1 3. "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn (Crown, $25.00) - 4. "Calico Joe"...
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Fiction, Nonfiction Mix it Up: International Bestsellers January 2012

Germany’s top fiction title at the end of December, The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out His Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson climbed up from #5, supplanting previous chart-topper... | Publishers Weekly – 2012-01-20

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Women writers dominate Waterstones 11 list

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Apple debuts free e-book publishing app

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Thames & Hudson to expand children's list

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Aperture Debuts ‘The PhotoBook Review’

Aperture, a nonprofit foundation dedicated to promoting photography, is gearing up for a big year in 2012. In addition to celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, it has teamed with Paris Photo,... | Publishers Weekly – 2012-01-06

Trade hailed in mixed Honours List

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Bible hogs Norway's bestseller list

A new translation of the Bible has taken the top spot in Norway's bestseller list, selling 75... | The Bookseller – 2011-12-29

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Ziff Davis Enterprise Debuts Live Digital Event for Tablet, Smartphone and Web Consumption

Ealier this month, Ziff Davis Enterprise [ZDE] completed a significant step in its OmniDigital strategy, rolled out earlier this year. | Folio Magazine – 2011-12-22

Choc Lit snaps up debuts

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Jobs Bio a Global Hit: International Bestsellers December 2011

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... | Publishers Weekly – 2011-12-16

Google Currents debuts as mobile and tablet reader app that gives publishers control

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Meadowside ramps up YA offering with three débuts

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International Bestsellers, November 2011: Literary Novels Hit in Germany, Italy

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Hutchinson builds fiction list with new buys

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The regional magazine sector continues to expand as new publication Arlington Magazine debuts this month. | Folio Magazine – 2011-10-17

Bezos tops Guardian book trade power list

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Marian Keyes to write cookery for MJ spring list

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Huntingdon tops Amazon's 'most well-read' list

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Two Macmillan titles on autumn R&J list

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Weidenfeld and MacLehose lauded in New Year's Honours list

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Waterstone's to highlight literary debuts with 11 campaign

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Daily News CEO Blasts Time Magazine for Top 10 List

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Return Fire: Memphis Paper Hit for Publishing List of Gun Owners

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ECRM Debuts Agfa Chem-free Violet Plate

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Author recalls how Schindler's List was written

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AuthorHouse Debuts Publishing as a Gift This Holiday Season

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Between Here and the Bestsellers List

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944 Media founder makes list has released its annual “30 Under 30” list of the nation’s coolest young entrepreneurs, and at No. 21 is ASU alumnus Marc Lotenberg, founder and publisher of 944 Media. | BizJournals – 2008-10-06

Rowling Leads Wealthiest Author List, And It's Not Close

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Greek rural postmen top odd book title list

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AARP Members: Cross 'Publish a Book' Off Your Bucket List

AuthorHouse , the leading provider of self-publishing and marketing services for authors around the globe, wants to help AARP members cross "publish a book" off their "bucket list." | PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance – 2008-09-04

Journal debuts lifestyle mag to draw luxury ads

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Emma makes Inc. Magazine's list of 500 fastest-growing private companies

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Handful of débuts on Booker Dozen

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Extended International Bestsellers: June 2008

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Disney Interactive Media Group Integration Begins With Long List Of Exec Changes; Handler Retiring

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