Crown Acquires Rights to Pair of Rice Memoirs

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Highest ever entries for the indie crown

The Bookseller – 2012-02-10

The Bookseller has received a record number of entries for its Independent Bookseller of the Year...

Crown, RealClearPolitics team up on election books – 2011-10-07

Crown Publishers and the popular website are teaming up for a four-book series that aims to document the presidential campaign in something close to real time.

Crown Media posts 4Q profit from year-ago loss

AP via Yahoo! Finance – 2009-03-04

Crown Media Holdings Inc., owner of the Hallmark Channel, on Wednesday posted a fourth-quarter profit as higher subscriber revenue and lower costs helped the company reverse a year-ago loss.

Ten Newspapers Win Triple Crown in AP Sports Editors' Contests

Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-26

Ten newspapers won the coveted Triple Crown in the Associated Press Sports Editors' writing and section contests that ended Wednesday.

Crown Acquires Rights to Pair of Rice Memoirs

New York Times – 2009-02-23

Crown Publishers, an imprint of Random House, has acquired the North American publishing rights for two forthcoming books by the former secretary of state Condoleezza Rice, right, Crown?s vice...

Crown Restructuring Completed

Publishers Wekly – 2009-01-14

The Crown Publishing Group has completed its restructuring with Michael Palgon, Stacy Creamer and David Drake now reporting to Crown head Jenny Frost.

Guardian Gives Page, Brin U.K. Media Crown

WebProNews – 2008-07-15

Larry Page and Sergey Brin are about as powerful as people get in the U.S. tech industry, and it seems they enjoy a similar standing among U.K. media figures. Google's cofounders have come out on...

JK Rowling loses ‘Billionaire’ crown

Hindustan Times – 2012-03-16

JK Rowling might have made it to the Guinness Book of World Records for being the ‘First Billionaire Author’, ...

Crown moves to Mumsnet

The Bookseller – 2013-02-19

Guardian Books Online editor Sarah Crown has left her role and will shortly start as editor for...

Lift-off for 'groundbreaking' Black Crown

The Bookseller – 2013-05-29

Random House UK has launched stage one of its online narrative gaming project, Black Crown, as...

The Statue of Liberty Reopens on July 4, but Don't Expect to Get Inside the Crown

The Atlantic Wire – 2013-07-03

New York-bound tourists and fourth grade field trips — the "huddled masses" or whatever — can breathe in relief as the Statue of Liberty reopens in time for July 4,...

Biz Break: Apple e-books ruling just the beginning; HP loses crown, but stock is hot

San Jose Mercury News – 2013-07-11

Today: Judge rules that Apple entered antitrust conspiracy with book publishers to raise prices of electronic books, but what difference will the ruling make? Also: Hewlett-Packard loses the PC...

Free-to-play fiction: Random House reveals first stats for Black Crown game

Guardian – 2013-08-19

Nearly 6,000 players so far but digital publisher Dan Franklin wants to get 'two, three or four times the number of people' into the interactive novelWhen Random House launched its Black Crown...

New Report Criticizes Corporate Governance at Crown Holdings Inc.

CNW – 2014-01-30

TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - A new report outlining corporate governance problems at Crown Holdings Inc. has been published by the United Steelworkers (USW) which represents workers at Crown plan...

Further Review: Budweiser's 'Puppy Love' Grabs the Pre-Super Bowl Crown

Advertising Age – 2014-02-01

Yesterday we called the pre-Super Bowl for Doritos, but a lot can happen overnight when you put a Clydesdale and a bunch of Labrador puppies in the same ad. Therefore, upon further review, we're...

O’Reilly Abdicates Throne, Patterson Claims Audio Crown

Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-28

Rocketing to the top of this month’s list of bestselling audiobooks—and snatching the #1 spot from the mega-selling Bill O’Reilly—is James Patterson and Mark Sullivan’s Private L.A.

Sagnette Up At Crown

Publishers Weekly – 2014-04-28

"Gone Girl" editor Lindsay Sagnette has been promoted to editorial director, fiction for Crown and Hogarth.

Crown Restructures, Rick Horgan Out

Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-12

The Crown Publishing Group is reorganizing its imprint and publishing leadership structures.

Duggan Gets Crown Imprint

Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-15

Tim Duggan, currently v-p, executive editor at HarperCollins, is heading to Crown to lead his own eponymous imprint.

HWA Debut Crown shortlist unveiled

The Bookseller – 2014-06-04

Titles from Bloomsbury, Atlantic Books and Serpent’s Tail have all made it on to the...

Nasal strips came along for California Chrome's Triple Crown ride

Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-07

Look closely at the white blaze on California Chrome’s nose during Saturday’s Belmont Stakes and you’ll see a patch about the size of a hand.

Crown Unveils Automated Galley Access for Bloggers

Publishers Weekly – 2014-06-16

Penguin Random House's Crown Publishing Group has launched an automated system to make its ARCs directly available to bloggers.

Throw book at Ontario terrorism convict, Crown urges

CBC – 2014-06-26

The first man ever convicted in Canada of trying to join a terrorist group should get the toughest penalty on the books, Crown lawyers said today at the sentencing hearing for Mohamed Hersi.

Mother of Columbine Shooter Sells Memoir to Crown

Publishers Weekly – 2014-09-23

Susan Klebold, whose son Dylan was one of the two boys who killed 12 students and wounded 24 others at his high school in Columbine, Co., in 1999, has sold a memoir to Crown Publishers.

PRH's Black Crown project to go offline

The Bookseller – 2014-10-30

Penguin Random House is to take its interactive narrative gaming experience Black Crown offline at the end of this week, with creator Rob Sherman conceding that "the economics do not stand up". The...

Crown Reorganizing Christian Division

Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-05

Crown Publishing has announced a significant reorganization of its Christian publishing operations that will begin with the impending retirement of Steve Cobb, president and publisher of WaterBrook...

Crown Nabs Already-Optioned Berlin Wall Narrative

Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-06

Film rights to Greg Mitchell’s new work of nonfiction, tentatively titled 'The Tunnels: JFK vs. CBS & NBC,' have already sold to FilmNation Entertainment.

Lepucki Moves to Crown for Second Novel

Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-25

The 'California' author has sold her sophomore novel, 'Woman No. 17,' to Lindsay Sagnette at Crown.

Canadian Industry magazine celebrates third anniversary edition with Crown Royal cover exclusive

CNW – 2014-12-29

KITCHENER, ON, Dec. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Interactive publishers Industry Media announced the release of the third anniversary edition of Canadian Industry Online (CIO) magazine today. Celebrating the m...

Crown's Image Books Halts Acquisitions

Publishers Weekly – 2015-03-10

In the latest change in Crown's Christian Publishing Group, the company has announced it will stop acquiring new titles for its Catholic imprint, Image Books.

The 2015 Edgar Awards: Another Crown for A King

Publishers Weekly – 2015-04-30

Stephen King, Chris Albani and Gillian Flynn were among the winners at Wednesday night's 69th Annual Mystery Writers of America's Edgar Awards, held in New York City at the Grand Hyatt.

Letters: In the NBA, the King doesn't have the crown

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-20

The irrational exuberance over the Warriors' victory over LeBron and the four dwarfs is embarrassing. The fact is not a single player on Golden State's roster, including Stephen Curry, could start on...

The Golden State Warriors celebrate their NBA crown in Las Vegas

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-22

Friday night proved to be a championship-worthy night when members of the NBA champion Golden State Warriors celebrated their win in Las Vegas.

China retains supercomputing crown in latest Top 500 ranking

PC World – 2015-07-13

A supercomputer developed by China’s National Defense University remains the fastest publically known computer in the world while the U.S. is close to an historic low in the latest edition of the...

Live updates: Todd Frazier bests Joc Pederson for home run derby crown

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-14

Joc Pederson may have snapped the run of Dodgers' futility in the home run derby, but there was no stopping hometown hero Todd Frazier on Monday night in Cincinnati.

Haskell Invitational is all American Pharoah as Triple Crown champ romps

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-03

A taped rendition of New Jersey native Bruce Springsteen's "Born to Run" blared over the P.A. as a record crowd of 60,983 at Monmouth Park welcomed Triple Crown champion American Pharoah onto the...

Booksellers anticipate Spider's Web and Shepherd's Crown releases

The Bookseller – 2015-08-27

Bookshops are gearing up for a mini Super Thursday today (27th August) following the release of two big hitting titles – the fourth installment of the Millennium series, The Girl in the Spider’s...

Hodgson and Carter on HWA Debut Crown shortlist

The Bookseller – 2015-08-29

Antonia Hodgson and MJ Carter are among the authors shortlisted for The 2015 Historical Writers’ Association's (HWA) Debut Crown Award for historical fiction.

Goldsboro renews sponsorship of HWA's Crown Award

The Bookseller – 2015-11-12

The Historical Writers' Association has joined forces with Goldsboro Books to launch its 2016 Debut Crown Award.

Christmas recipes: Crown pork roast, vegetable sides and plenty of pie

Los Angeles Times – 2015-12-23

It's almost Christmas. You should pat yourself on the back -- you've almost made it through the holidays. And if you have your Christmas meal planned, even better. If you're still fine-tuning the...

Palisades rolls to another City Section crown

Los Angeles Times – 2016-03-06

For a program that thrives on competition, Palisades certainly didn't get much in this year's City Section girls' playoffs. The Dolphins completed an impressive postseason with a 65-44 blowout of...

Connecticut beats Syracuse, wins NCAA crown and reaches a perfect (38-0) ending

Los Angeles Times – 2016-04-06

In time, future generations will want to know about the man who built the castle in the cornfield, the women's basketball program that for decades defined greatness, consistency and dedication to...

'American Idol' finale recap: Trent Harmon and La'Porsha Renae vie for final crown

Los Angeles Times – 2016-04-07

“American Idol” is definitely going out in style – and at the end of the day (and the season and the series) and after much farewell talk about stardom and success, it’s all coming back to...

Crown Rolls Out Synergistic Push for 'Little Paris Bookshop'

Publishers Weekly – 2016-04-28

To promote the new paperback edition of Nina George's novel, the PRH division has rolled out a comprehensive promotional initiative spanning multiple house imprints and verticals.

Crown Reboots Book Discovery Site Read It Forward

Publishers Weekly – 2016-05-18

The website, which hosts a digital community of more than 385,000 readers, has undergone a significant facelift and will place a heavier influence on long-form content.

Sarah Crown made ACE literature director

The Bookseller – 2016-06-18

Mumsnet editor Sarah Crown has joined Arts Council England to become its director of literature and the South West.

A 'crown jewel' of the L.A. River project could cost $252 million

Los Angeles Times – 2016-09-23

A plan for turning a former rail yard next to the Los Angeles River into park space, wetlands and other amenities could cost more than $252 million, city analysts said in a report Thursday....

PRH and Crown Launch Serialized Email Newsletter Series

Publishers Weekly – 2016-10-05

Season of Stories will be an 11-week email newsletter presenting serialized daily excerpts from works of short fiction by authors like Anthony Marra and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

IDW Taps Shelly Bond to Launch Black Crown Comics Imprint

Publishers Weekly – 2017-03-06

Bond, former executive editor at Vertigo, will oversee the new creator-owned comics and graphic novel imprint at IDW Publishing.

Obamas' Books to Be Published By Crown

Publishers Weekly – 2017-03-07

Less than a week after it was announced that Penguin Random House had acquired books by former president and first lady Barack and Michelle Obama for a rumored $65 million, Crown Publishing Group has...

Crown to Publish Books by Barack and Michelle Obama

The New York Times – 2017-03-08

Former President Barack Obama, in Manhattan last month. Many questions about the Obamas’ books deal are unanswered — like the size of the advance and whether they are both memoirs.

Blink acquires rights to Netflix series The Crown

The Bookseller – 2017-03-15

Blink Publishing, part of Bonnier Publishing, has acquired the rights to Netflix original series, Peter Morgan’s "The Crown" from Leftbank Pictures, Sony Pictures and Netflix. 

Men's volleyball: OCC clinches Orange Empire Conference crown

Los Angeles Times – 2017-04-13

By hitting all its familiar mileposts along the way, the Orange Coast College men’s volleyball team continues to blaze a new trail. The Pirates dispatched visiting Irvine Valley, 25-14, 25-22,...

In a shake-up, Saudi king names son Mohammed bin Salman new crown prince

Los Angeles Times – 2017-06-21

Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Wednesday appointed his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince, placing him firmly as first in line to the throne and removing the country's...

Chinese court jails Australian Crown Resorts staff in gambling case

Yahoo! News – 2017-06-26

A Chinese court on Monday convicted 19 current and former employees of Australia's Crown Resorts company on gambling-related charges, handing jail terms to 16 of them, including three Australians. ...

Crown Starts New Nonfiction Imprint, Currency

Publishers Weekly – 2017-06-28

The imprint will be led by Tina Constable and, according to Crown head Maya Mavjee, will publish books on business; economics and finance; and individual, organizational, and societal transformation...

Saudi Arabia should clarify status of ex-crown prince: HRW

Yahoo! News – 2017-07-27

LONDON (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia must clarify whether they have imposed movement restrictions on former crown prince Mohammed bin Nayef, Human Rights Watch said on Thursday, saying the kingdom should...

The Nevada Highway Patrol retires its last Ford Crown Vic

Yahoo! News – 2017-08-16

Starting in 1978, Ford began cranking out cars on its full-size rear-wheel-drive platform, and it didn't stop doing so until 2011. Over the course of that run, the most prolifically produced machine...

Hodder wins 'action-packed' Hollow Crown at auction

The Bookseller – 2017-08-25

Hodder has won a new young adult fantasy duology at auction, the Hollow Crown series, from author Zoraida Córdova in collaboration with Glasstown Entertainment.

'Crown Heights' tells a timely, fact-based tale of wrongful incarceration

Los Angeles Times – 2017-08-25

An uncaring system putting blameless men behind bars has been a cinematic staple as far back as Alfred Hitchcock's "The Wrong Man" and likely further. But few examples have been as effective as the...

Lucky Strike: BBC hopes JK Rowling's sleuth will steal Victoria's crown

The Guardian – 2017-08-25

Series based on Harry Potter author’s novels written under pseudonym will face ITV’s hit period drama on Sunday nightsThe BBC is banking on JK Rowling’s magic touch in a Sunday night ratings...

Patrick Clair competed against himself in the Emmys' title-design category with 'Westworld,' 'American Gods' and 'The Crown'

Los Angeles Times – 2017-09-15

Patrick Clair was nominated three times in the main title Emmy category this year

Saudi Arabia's crown prince promises to lead his country 'back to moderate Islam'

Yahoo! News – 2017-10-24

Saudi Arabia’s ambitious young crown prince has said he will lead his country back to “moderate Islam” as he announced plans for a vast new £380 million economic development zone.  Prince...

'Moderate Saudi Arabia': crown prince shakes up kingdom

Yahoo! News – 2017-10-25

Unveiling blueprints for a futuristic landscape with robots and driverless cars, Saudi Arabia's young crown prince outlined his most emphatic vision yet to transform the ultra-conservative kingdom as...

Saudi Arabia Arrests Dozens in Crackdown Against Crown Prince's Rivals

Yahoo! News – 2017-11-05

Influential billionaire investor Prince Alwaleed bin Talal was among those detained

Saudi crown prince calls Iran supply of rockets 'military aggression'

Yahoo! News – 2017-11-07

Saudi Arabia's crown prince said Iran's supply of rockets to militias in Yemen is an act of "direct military aggression" that could be an act of war, state media reported on Tuesday. Prince Mohammed...

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Is Pushing His Country To The Brink. Will It Hold Together?

Yahoo! News – 2017-12-09

WASHINGTON ― Saudi Arabia in free fall would make the other crises in the Middle East look puny.

Queen Elizabeth Says Wearing A Crown Has One Significant Downside

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-13

Rich with history and responsibility, the Imperial State Crown can be a heavy burden to bear.

Underdog Eagles overpower Vikings to win NFC crown

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-22

Nick Foles tossed three touchdown passes, and the Philadelphia Eaglesscored 38 unanswered points as they defeated the Minnesota Vikings 38-7 in the NFC Championship on Sunday at Lincoln Financial...

Crown Sets Michelle Obama’s Memoir, ‘Becoming,’ for November

Publishers Weekly – 2018-02-26

Former First Lady Michelle Obama’s much anticipated memoir, 'Becoming,' will be published simultaneously in 24 countries on November 13; the book's release will be supported by a U.S. and...

Mater Dei holds breath for Open Division crown

Los Angeles Times – 2018-03-03

It was a wild final 30 seconds Friday night night in the Southern Section Open Division championship basketball game. Chatsworth Sierra Canyon kept having opportunities to win the game, but the ball...

Saudi crown prince sets off on maiden foreign tour

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-03

Saudi Arabia's crown prince lands in Egypt Sunday on the first leg of his maiden foreign tour as heir to the throne, a diplomatic charm offensive that follows his stunning rise to power. Prince...

Saudi crown prince amassing power by hiding his mother

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-15

The Saudi crown prince who has been a controversial figure is accused to hiding his mother in order to solidify his authority and succession to rule.

Saudi crown prince says will develop nuclear bomb if Iran does: CBS TV

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-16

Saudi Arabia will develop nuclear weapons if its arch-rival Iran does so, the kingdom's crown prince said in remarks released on Thursday, raising the prospect of a nuclear arms race in a region...

Saudi crown prince warns it will build nuclear bomb if Tehran does the same

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-16

Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman has set out plans for Saudi Arabia to develop nuclear weapons if Tehran makes the same move in the event of a collapse of the international nuclear deal signed...

How to Steer the Saudi Crown Prince Away from a Nuclear Weapon

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-21

Washington should invite the Saudi Prince to discuss energy alternatives. The prince’s threat to break the agreement to match “as soon as possible” a move by Saudi Arabia’s bitter rival...

Crown Makes Moves to Integrate Rodale

Publishers Weekly – 2018-03-15

Following the January purchase of Rodale Books, Crown has hired five former Rodale employees and named Diana Baroni v-p, associate publisher and editorial director of Harmony and Rodale.

Saudi Crown Prince Says U.S. Troops Should Stay In Syria

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-31

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman wants the U.S. military to maintain a presence in Syria, despite President Donald Trump's declaration that American forces will…

A Prince Tribute Bloomed And Gave The Late Singer The Crown He Deserves

Yahoo! News – 2018-04-06

When the bush located behind a stunning mural dedicated to Prince began to

Triple Crown talk intensifies after Justify comes out of Kentucky Derby in great shape

Los Angeles Times – 2018-05-07

A few minutes after 8 a.m., the morning after Justify won the Kentucky Derby, trainer Bob Baffert came wheeling out of the Barn 33, leading the colt by his rein for what was clearly a photo...

Justify Wins the Preakness Stakes and Is Now One Race Away From the Triple Crown

Yahoo! News – 2018-05-20

He galloped to victory in a thick fog and on a sloppy track

Half of the NBA Finals are set, with LeBron James carrying Cleveland to another Eastern Conference crown

Los Angeles Times – 2018-05-28

LeBron James is prone to saying that “Game Seven” are the two best words in sports, an occasion when the lines dividing success from failure are at their thinnest. It’s when the weight and...

Racing! Assault gets 10th place in all-time Triple Crown rankings

Los Angeles Times – 2018-05-28

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Will the 3rd leg of 2018 Triple Crown be run in the mud at Belmont?

Yahoo! News – 2018-06-04

This year's Belmont Stakes and 13th quest for horse racing's Triple Crown may be a close call between rain and sunshine.

The shadow of American Pharoah lingers over Justify's Triple Crown

Los Angeles Times – 2018-06-10

Justify’s attempt at becoming the 13th horse to win racing’s Triple Crown was dripping in history. It’s why 90,327 people came to Long Island’s Belmont Park on Saturday. They wanted to...

Kirby of 'The Crown' narrates The Other Boleyn Girl

The Bookseller – 2018-06-12

"The Crown" actress Vanessa Kirby is one of the high profile actors taking on new unabridged recordings of Philippa Gregory’s Tudor novels as HarperCollins celebrates LoveAudio.

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