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"The Lost Years" tops bestsellers list

Yahoo! News – 2012-04-13

NEW YORK (Reuters) - "The Lost Years" soared to the top of the 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. "The Lost Years" by Mary Higgins Clark (Simon & Schuster, $26.99) - 2. "Guilty Wives" by James Patterson & David Ellis (Little, Brown, $27.99) 2 3. "Sacré Bleu" by Christopher Moore (Morrow, $26.99) - 4. "The Limpopo Academy of...
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Cheetham's Head of Zeus lines up launch list

Anthony Cheetham's latest publishing start-up, Head of Zeus, will publish 24 titles between... | The Bookseller – 2012-02-10

New York Times list coveted by writers -- and remembered

Landing on any best-seller list can skyrocket a writer's career, but the lists published by the New York Times are undoubtedly the most coveted by authors and publishers. Karen Joy Fowler James... | SacBee – 2012-01-22

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

Women writers dominate Waterstones 11 list

Eight female novelists have made the Waterstones 11 2012 selection, with three novels each from... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-20

Thames & Hudson to expand children's list

Illustrated publisher Thames & Hudson is to expand its children's list with new non-... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-12

Transworld debut S J Watson tops the charts

Faber Academy graduate S J Watson's début novel, Before I Go to Sleep, has stormed to... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-10

Trade hailed in mixed Honours List

Authors, poets and librarians are among those hailed for their work in the New Year Honours List... | The Bookseller – 2012-01-03

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

Mail Online tops 80m monthly online browsers

UK's most popular newspaper website hits new high, as guardian.co.uk's monthly users rise to more than 63 millionMail Online topped 80 million monthly online browsers for the first time in November... | Guardian – 2011-12-22

Mullin returning champion in MPs' must-read list

The third volume of Chris Mullin's memoirs, A Walk-On Part (Profile Books), has been named... | The Bookseller – 2011-12-22

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

Amazon.com buys children's books list from Marshall Cavendish

Amazon.com has acquired 450 titles from publisher Marshall Cavendish, marking the retailer's... | The Bookseller – 2011-12-07

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

The top three fiction titles in Germany were all debuts in October, led by In Times of Fading Light, which recently won the 2011 German Book Prize and is set for publication in the U.S. by Graywolf... | Publishers Weekly – 2011-11-18

Guinness tops charts in another weak week

Written By: Philip Stone Publication Date: Wed, 09/11/2011 - 09:53 The latest edition of fact compendium Guinness World Records was the bestselling book in another slow week for the book trade.... | The Bookseller – 2011-11-09

Haynes tops Amazon's best books of 2011

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Wed, 09/11/2011 - 08:12 Amazon.co.uk has chosen Elizabeth Haynes' debut Into the Darkest Corner (Myriad Editions) as its best book of 2011, as part of a... | The Bookseller – 2011-11-09

Hutchinson builds fiction list with new buys

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 04/11/2011 - 11:09 Random House Cornerstone imprint Hutchinson is lining up books for its 2012/13 fiction lists, with publishing director... | The Bookseller – 2011-11-04

Jobs memoir tops bestseller lists

Written By: Philip Stone Publication Date: Wed, 02/11/2011 - 08:27 Walter Isaacson’s biography of the late Steve Jobs has become one of the fastest-selling hardback non-fiction books since records... | The Bookseller – 2011-11-02

Steve Jobs biography tops bestsellers

Walter Isaacson's authorised biography of the Apple CEO ships more than 37,000 copies in first five days on sale in UKThere may not have been overnight queues of fans like those for the release of a... | Guardian – 2011-11-02

Murakami in France, a Debut In Germany: International Bestsellers October, 2011

With Knopf set to release Haruki Murakami’s 1Q84 this week in the U.S., the latest novel from the award-winning Japanese author was an instant bestseller in Japan and debuted at #3 in France in... | Publishers Weekly – 2011-10-21

Bezos tops Guardian book trade power list

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Mon, 26/09/2011 - 08:50 Amazon c.e.o. Jeff Bezos has been named as the most powerful man in books in a Guardian and Observer "power list" of the 100 key... | The Bookseller – 2011-09-26

Amazon founder heads digital advance on Guardian books power list

Jeff Bezos tops a list of the 100 most powerful people in publishing which charts the transformation of the books industry by digital technologySeismic shifts in the publishing world, transforming... | Guardian – 2011-09-23

Marian Keyes to write cookery for MJ spring list

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 23/09/2011 - 08:35 Marian Keyes is writing a cookery title for Michael Joseph, as the imprint ramps up its spring food publishing list next... | The Bookseller – 2011-09-23

To Kill a Mockingbird tops WBN poll

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Tue, 13/09/2011 - 09:00 Readers have nominated Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird as the book they would most like to see given away as part of next... | The Bookseller – 2011-09-13

Ebury launches digital first romance list

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Wed, 07/09/2011 - 15:59 Ebury is launching a straight-to-digital romance list, Rouge, acquiring print rights to the titles in order to launch... | The Bookseller – 2011-09-07

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

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Mon, 05/09/2011 - 08:10 People in Huntingdon and Cambridge buy the most books of any town or city in the UK, according to a list compiled by Amazon from... | The Bookseller – 2011-09-05

Two Macmillan titles on autumn R&J list

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Wed, 31/08/2011 - 09:57 Macmillan has two titles among the eight books featuring in W H Smith's fourth Richard and Judy Book Club promotion, which goes... | The Bookseller – 2011-08-31

Zinio, New York Post, The Daily make list of top-grossing news iPad apps

Min Online Several newspaper and magazine iPad apps are on the top-grossing list for the iTunes store. The leader among them is Zinio, a newsstand-style app that manages distribution of single issues... | Poynter. – 2011-08-19

Child's play for Lee as he tops charts

Written By: Philip Stone Publication Date: Wed, 10/08/2011 - 09:08 Lee Child's 15th Jack Reacher thriller, Worth Dying For (Bantam), was the bestselling book in the UK last week, scoring impressive... | The Bookseller – 2011-08-10

Bonnier Tops, Up 12 Percent In Ad Pages for First Half 2011

January to June 2011 saw mixed results for major publishers’ ad page results. Bonnier’s 29 titles experienced the highest growth out of six major publishers included in a set of data from... | Folio Magazine – 2011-08-09

Financial Times iOS web app tops 350k users since launch

FT.com managing director Rob Grimshaw says success gives publishers more leverage with Apple and other tech firmsThe Financial Times' web app for iPhone and iPad is already attracting substantially... | Guardian – 2011-08-05

Ebury reveals 'Less Ordinary' digital list

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Tue, 02/08/2011 - 09:03 Ebury has launched a digital imprint, initially focusing on abridged versions of Ebury's narrative non-fiction titles,... | The Bookseller – 2011-08-02

Harper Lee tops World Book Night pick

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Wed, 27/07/2011 - 15:15 Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird is the most popular title among the public to be given away as part of World Book Night... | The Bookseller – 2011-07-27

Harper Lee tops World Book Night picks

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Wed, 27/07/2011 - 15:15 Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird has been voted the most popular title to be given away as part of World Book Night 2012.... | The Bookseller – 2011-07-27

HarperCollins catches Amazon bestsellers

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Fri, 08/07/2011 - 08:27 HarperCollins has bought four books by Louise Voss and Mark Edwards, whose self-published novels have been Amazon bestsellers, in... | The Bookseller – 2011-07-08

Women dominate first Rising Stars list

Written By: Bookseller Staff Publication Date: Fri, 17/06/2011 - 14:12 Women dominate the first-ever The Bookseller Rising Stars, an annual listing which highlights the people who will shape the... | The Bookseller – 2011-06-17

Henderson, Lehane on TV Book Club summer list

Publication Date: Mon, 13/06/2011 - 08:55 Emma Henderson's Orange-shortlisted Grace Williams Says It Loud and the latest novel by American thriller writer Dennis Lehane have been picked for the... | The Bookseller – 2011-06-13

Madeleine tops charts again as Bond misses number one

Written By: Philip Stone Publication Date: Wed, 01/06/2011 - 14:53 James Bond has failed in his latest mission: to top the bestseller charts. Despite a bargain £5 deal at Tesco (75% off the... | The Bookseller – 2011-06-01

Eckhart Tolle tops Winfrey's book club bestseller list

A title by self-help author Eckhart Tolle has topped a list of the biggest selling books championed by departing TV diva Oprah Winfrey over the past decade. | CBC – 2011-05-20

Random House dominates Fiction Uncovered list

Written By: Katie Allen Publication Date: Thu, 19/05/2011 - 12:59 Three Random House Group titles have been picked for the first Fiction Uncovered promotion, which also includes two from indie... | The Bookseller – 2011-05-19

Editor backs down over '10 hottest female sex offenders' list

The editor of the US newspaper, the Houston Press, regrets his decision to publish an article headlined The 10 hottest women on the Texas sex offenders list.Though he thought it informative, it was... | Guardian – 2011-05-16

Rowling and Oliver make ST Rich List

Written By: Katie Allen Publication Date: Mon, 09/05/2011 - 08:50 Pearson, Blackwell and Jamie Oliver are a few book trade names to make it onto the Sunday Times Rich List 2011. Vincent Cowdray and... | The Bookseller – 2011-05-09

Amazon Dominates List of Top Ten Google Advertisers

MediaPost has published a new list of Google’s top ten search advertisers based on fourth-quarter data from 2010. According to the list, Amazon ranks as Google’s top spender, followed by AT&T,... | AdWeek – 2011-04-12

Pullman, Kelman make Booker list, le Carré withdraws

Written By: Katie Allen Publication Date: Wed, 30/03/2011 - 09:15 Three authors from the UK have made it onto the list of finalists for the Man Booker International Prize 2011. James Kelman, Philip... | The Bookseller – 2011-03-30

Auel's latest tops Amazon preorders for 2011

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Thu, 24/03/2011 - 15:50 Jean M Auel's new Earth's Children title is Amazon.co.uk's most pre-ordered book of 2011. The Land of Painted Caves: Earth's... | The Bookseller – 2011-03-24

Press Awards: full list of nominees

Nominations in categories including Young Journalist, Showbiz Reporter and Foreign Reporter of the YearYoung Journalist of the Year Laura Armstrong – the PeopleHeidi Blake – the Daily TelegraphAdam... | Guardian – 2011-02-25

Egmont UK acquires rights to Little Hare list

Written By: Caroline Horn Publication Date: Fri, 25/02/2011 - 08:25 Egmont UK has acquired the rights to publish all new titles from Australian children's publisher Little Hare in the UK market.... | The Bookseller – 2011-02-25

Kids dominant in most-borrowed list

Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Fri, 18/02/2011 - 08:29 The case for the importance of libraries to children's reading is backed up by the latest library loan figures released by the... | The Bookseller – 2011-02-18

Economist's UK circulation tops 200,000

Record UK circulation for 167-year-old-title, as most current affairs magazines have successful six monthsThe Economist's circulation topped 200,000 in the UK for the first time in the title's... | Guardian – 2011-02-17

Truly impressive list for RNA

Publication Date: Thu, 10/02/2011 - 15:53 A “truly impressive” list of titles has been shortlisted for the Romantic Novelists' Association's Pure Passion Awards, with Elizabeth Chadwick, Kate... | The Bookseller – 2011-02-10

UK bestsellers help Hachette prove resilient as e-books rise in the US

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Thu, 10/02/2011 - 10:08 Bestsellers from Hachette UK helped limit the decline in sales at parent Lagardere Publishing, according to results filed by... | The Bookseller – 2011-02-10

Mail Online tops 3m daily users

Daily Mail network of websites scores another month of record traffic, reportedly driven by US growthMail Online was the only UK national newspaper website to defy a dip in online audience in... | Guardian – 2011-01-27

Tesco threatens Irish publishers over missing bestsellers

Tesco Ireland has threatened to pull... | The Bookseller – 2011-01-21

Lives of Keith Richards and Emily Dickinson on Duff Cooper list

The destructive, drug-filled episodes of... | The Bookseller – 2011-01-21

The 2010 Decision: Bush, Larsson Tops

Although there were still a few days left in the 2010 selling season at press time, the clear winners for the year are already in: in nonfiction the unlikely combination of George Bush, Chelsea... | Publishers Weekly – 2011-01-03

Weidenfeld and MacLehose lauded in New Year's Honours list

Lord Weidenfeld and Christopher MacLehose are... | The Bookseller – 2011-01-01

Nobel winner leads Asian literary prize list

The longlist for the Man Asian Literary Prize was announced Monday, with Japanese author Kenzaburo Oe, winner of the 1994 Nobel Prize for Literature, heading an Indian-dominated field. | The Independent – 2010-12-13

'N.Y. Times' 9/11 Reporting, 'Times-Pic' Katrina Coverage Named in Top Journalism of Decade List

The New York Times' coverage of the 9/11 terror attacks heads the list of "The Top 10 Works of Journalism of the Decade in the United States," released Monday by New York University's Arthur L.... | Editor And Publisher – 2010-04-05

Complete List of Investigative Reporters and Editors Winners and Finalists

Charles Duhigg and a team of database and multimedia specialists at The New York Times won the top prize in the 2009 Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) Awards for a report on how the... | Editor And Publisher – 2010-03-29

Asper Family on a Short List of Bidders for Canwest LP?

The Aspers are trying to get back into the newspaper business. The Globe and Mail is reporting the family has emerged as one of about six finalists on a shortlist of bidders for Canwest LP -- the... | Editor And Publisher – 2010-03-11

Female publishers miss out on Women to Watch list

The Southbank Centre's head of literature and... | The Book Seller – 2010-03-10

Penguin Tops 1 Billion Pounds

A solid performance in the U.S. and big gains in international markets outside of the U.K. put... | Publishers Wekly – 2010-03-01

Time Warner profit tops estimates, dividend raised

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Time Warner Inc reported stronger-than-expected quarterly results courtesy of hit movies such as "Sherlock Holmes" and "The Hangover," and it became the second major media... | Reuters – 2010-02-03

Latest List of ‘Books to Bookmark’ for Q4 2009 announced by Publishers Newswire

REDONDO BEACH, Calif. /Publishers Newswire/ — Publishers Newswire (PNW), an online resource established in 2004 for small publishers, as well as lesser known and first-time book authors, has... | Publishers Newswire – 2009-12-30

Daily News CEO Blasts Time Magazine for Top 10 List

Time magazine's web site has listed the "10-most endangered newspapers in America" -- which includes the Philadelphia Daily News at the top of the list. | KYW News Radio 1060 – 2009-03-13

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

Right or wrong? | Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-02

Sunday red-tops suffer circulation dips in January ABC report

LONDON - The Sunday red-tops suffered the biggest year-on-year falls collectively in January across the newspaper market, but circulations across the sector picked up from a quiet December. | Media Week – 2009-02-06

Book Buzz: What's new on the best-seller list and in publishing

The Associate, John Grisham's latest book, is No. 1 on USA TODAY'S Best-Selling Books list. Plus, see why the late John Updike was never a big mover on our list. | USA Today – 2009-02-05

List Rental Prices Continue to Decline Across All Categories—Except One

While Wordata’s Fall 2008 list price index saw for the first time a downward trend in every single category, winter 2009 hasn’t fared any better. All major categories of list rental prices saw a... | Folio Mag – 2009-01-28

Johnson Publishing tops largest minority-owned business list

(Crain's) — Johnson Publishing Co. topped the list with $453.3 million in 2007 revenue. Harpo Inc., Veluchamy Enterprises Inc., Flying Food Group LLC and Raja Foods LLC rounded out the top five.... | Crain's Chicago Business – 2008-11-24

Author recalls how Schindler's List was written

LONDON (Reuters) - In "Searching for Schindler" Australian author Thomas Keneally recalls how he came to write the award-winning novel "Schindler's Ark," which reached global fame through Steven... | Reuters – 2008-11-14

List of layoffs posted on SFGate

Employment security is becoming Topic A as the economy continues its downward spiral. Seemingly every day brings news of yet another bankruptcy filing or mass layoff. Beginning today, a database of... | San Francisco Chronicle – 2008-11-14

British novel tops Amazon's list for 2008

AP - Philip Hensher's "The Northern Clemency" is a British novel that as of Sunday had yet to attract any customer reviews on Amazon.com. But the online retailer's staff reviewers have noticed well,... | AP – 2008-11-10

Time Warner Tops Forecasts but Lowers Outlook

Time Warner, the media conglomerate, posted a higher-than-expected third-quarter profit, helped by strong advertising sales and a summer blockbuster movie. | New York Times – 2008-11-05

Between Here and the Bestsellers List

Algonquin is using the personal touch to promote a debut novel by Deborah Copaken Kogan. | Publishers Wekly – 2008-10-06

944 Media founder makes Inc.com list

Inc.com 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

"JK Rowling is the world's highest-earning author, making more than £5 every second over the past year... Her income was six times more than literature's next-biggest earner, James Patterson." | Arts Journal – 2008-10-05

Greek rural postmen top odd book title list

It may not be a best-seller, but "Greek Rural Postmen and Their Cancellation Numbers" has won a literary accolade: oddest book title of the past 30 years. | AP via Yahoo! News – 2008-09-05

Lloyd's List group spurns private equity consortium

The media group Informa has turned down a £1.9bn offer from the private-equity groups Providence Equity, Carlyle and Blackstone. By Chris Tryhorn | Guardian – 2008-09-05

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

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

Emma(R), the email marketing and communications service, was honored in Inc. magazine's annual report of the 500 fastest-growing private companies in America. | Centre Daily Times – 2008-08-28

Death of wish-list author fuels online "bucket lists"

The accidental death of an American author who wrote the adventure travel guide "100 Things to Do Before You Die" has prompted an online rush to draw up "bucket lists" -- catalogues of activities to... | Reuters via Yahoo! News – 2008-08-28

ABCs: Manchester Evening News tops 160,000 under new auditing system

The Manchester Evening News has achieved a circulation of 161,545 after the Audit Bureau of Circulations combined its free and paid-for circulation figures for the first time. By Stephen Brook | Guardian – 2008-08-28

Business Financial Publishing Ranks 185 on Inc. 500 List, Inc. Magazine's List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies in ...

WASHINGTON----Business Financial Publishing today announced it ranks 185 on Inc. magazine's just-released annual list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. Ian Wyatt, the... | Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance – 2008-08-20

Extended International Bestsellers: June 2008

We add Germany, Spain and China to our print coverage of International Bestsellers. The Secret tops Spain's nonfiction list; Rely on Yourself, Rather Than Relying on Doctors is a hit in China. | Publishers Wekly – 2008-07-18

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

Major executive changes at the Disney (NYSE: DIS) Interactive Media Group, according to an internal email from Steve Wadsworth that just went out and has been obtained by paidContent. DIMG combines... | CBS News – 2008-07-10

Internet Tops 172 Million Websites

The Internet maintained a healthy growth rate in June, growing to 172,338,726 sites by the end of the month, according to | Tom's Hardware – 2008-07-08

Lloyd's List publisher Informa confirms takeover approach

Informa PLC, the publisher of Lloyd's List maritime newspaper, said Wednesday that it had received a preliminary takeover approach from three U.S. equity firms valuing the company at 2.15 billion... | International Herald Tribune – 2007-02-08

International Bestsellers: February 2012

The new #1 fiction title in January was from bestselling author Jussi Adler-Olsen, who landed in the top spot with The Alphabet House. Adler-Olsen’s most recent U.S. title, The Keeper of Lost... | Publishers Weekly – 2012-02-24

Apple, Google once again top Fortune's most admired list

Apple (AAPL) and Google (GOOG) topped Fortune's list of the most admired companies in the United States, with Apple taking the top spot for the fifth consecutive year and Google in second for a third... | San Jose Mercury News – 2012-03-01

"Lone Wolf" stays at top of Bestsellers List

NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Lone Wolf" held its place at the top of the Publishers Weekly best-sellers list on Friday. The list is compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers... | Yahoo! News – 2012-03-09

Egmont launches War Horse app, humour list

Egmont Press is launching a new imprint for humour books, and will partner with leading... | The Bookseller – 2012-03-21

OUP grows picture book list

Oxford University Press has appointed a new commissioning editor with a view to expanding its... | The Bookseller – 2012-03-23

Alma gets classical with 300-strong list

Independent publisher Alma Books is planning to bring more "flair and quality" to its... | The Bookseller – 2012-04-02

4 women on short list for Stephen Leacock Medal

Four funny Canadian women have made the short list for the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour, an award that is usually dominated by men. | CBC – 2012-04-02

10 most challenged books on the American Library Association's 2011 list

The 'ttyl' series by Lauren Myracle and 'The Color of Earth' by Kim Dong Hwa top the 2011 rankings of most challenged books. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-04-10

Canongate fires up cookery list

Canongate is stepping into the kitchen for the first time, publishing its first cookery titles... | The Bookseller – 2012-04-10

Vintage Classics launches children's list

Vintage Classics has launched a new children’s list featuring such out-of-copyright... | The Bookseller – 2012-04-17

Grisham's "Calico Joe" debuts at top of bestsellers

NEW YORK (Reuters) - John Grisham's new novel, "Calico Joe" debuted at the top of the Publishers Weekly best-sellers list on Thursday. The list is compiled from data from independent and chain... | Yahoo! News – 2012-04-20

Moyes tops R&J Book Club vote

JoJo Moyes’ Me Before You has come top of an online voting poll for the Richard and Judy... | The Bookseller – 2012-04-26

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