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Fisher first Wales' Young People's Poet Laureate

The Bookseller – 2011-10-18

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 18/10/2011 - 08:00 Fantasy children’s author Catherine Fisher will be officially named Wales’ first Young People’s Poet Laureate later today...

Biddy Fisher named vice-president of CILIP

The Bookseller – 2008-11-05

The Chartered Institute of Library and...

Dallas Fisher Joins Forces with People Publishing

Scoop.co.nz – 2008-09-01

Founders of People Publishing have added extra weight to their business portfolio by welcoming well-known Waikato businessman Dallas Fisher into the business as a shareholder.

Fisher goes to Dial

The Bookseller – 2012-08-08

Hodder Children’s Books has sealed a six-figure dollar deal for the North American rights...

Venture firm DFJ denies report that co-founders Tim Draper and John Fisher are on the way out

San Jose Mercury News – 2013-11-20

Venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson is denying a report by Fortune Magazine that co-founders Tim Draper and John Fisher are on their way out.

Fisher-Price Targets Millennial Moms for the Royal Baby's Birthday

AdWeek – 2014-07-01

The idea of brands becoming publishers has been around for a couple years, as businesses have en masse created social media pages and content blogs to promote their wares. But few companies applied...

Anne Louise Fisher to retire

The Bookseller – 2015-01-27

Anne Louise Fisher is to retire from the scouting business she founded just over 30 years ago. Catherine Eccles, who has worked alongside Fisher at Anne Louise Fisher Associates for the past nine...

Liberals' Sudbury byelection win doesn't pass the smell test: Robert Fisher

CBC – 2015-02-06

The Ontario Liberals won over the voters of Sudbury. Winning over the OPP — armed not with ballots, but with a book called the Criminal Code — will be another matter entirely.

HC Children’s signs Welford and Fisher

The Bookseller – 2015-03-28

HarperCollins Children’s Books has acquired debut novels by Ross Welford and Justin Fisher. Welford’s Time Travelling with a Hamster is about a boy called Al who receives a letter from his dead...

Watch: Billionaire Investor Ken Fisher Shares His Secrets to Get Rich

ABC News – 2015-04-23

Ken Fisher says ignore the masses to get ahead in his new book "Beat the Crowd" on Real Biz with Rebecca Jarvis.

Home Entertainment: Robin Williams is a keeper in 'Fisher King'

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-20

The Fisher King

Boys' basketball: Westchester, led by 6-7 Keith Fisher, is ready to earn respect for City Section

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-26

City Section teams are off to good starts. Crenshaw is 2-0 in the El Monte tournament. Dorsey knocked off Windward. Fairfax and Taft are preparing to begin their seasons next week. But the team to...

Matt Barnes suspended for physical altercation with Derek Fisher

Los Angeles Times – 2015-12-28

Memphis Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes was suspended for two games without pay by the NBA on Monday for his physical altercation with New York Knicks Coach Derek Fisher in October.  Barnes confronted...

Rams Coach Jeff Fisher evaluates quarterbacks Carson Wentz and Jared Goff

Los Angeles Times – 2016-03-24

He watched quarterbacks Carson Wentz and Jared Goff at last month’s NFL scouting combine and also evaluated their college game performances. He has acknowledged that his team is seeking an upgrade...

Isla Fisher pens children’s fiction series

The Bookseller – 2016-03-30

Piccadilly Press has acquired world rights, excluding North America, to a children’s fiction series by actress Isla Fisher.

Fisher takes on policy role at IPG

The Bookseller – 2016-07-19

Richard Fisher, former managing director of academic publishing at Cambridge University, is to take on a new policy role with the Independent Publishers Guild (IPG).

Isla Fisher interviewed by child about her first kids' book

BBC News – 2016-08-06

Actress Isla Fisher talks to six-year-old Ottilie about writing her first children's book, dressing chickens and her favourite roles.

Jeff Fisher: Case Keenum to remain Rams' quarterback

Los Angeles Times – 2016-10-25

He had an overnight flight that lasted more than 11 hours, and a full day to reconsider. But Rams Coach Jeff Fisher remained resolute: There will be no change at quarterback. Despite a 3-4 record, a...

Rams' Jeff Fisher is staying the course, sticking with Case Keenum at QB

Los Angeles Times – 2016-11-08

He is in the final year of his contract and has yet to receive a proclamation from the Rams that he will be back after this season. And while fans have loudly chanted for Coach Jeff Fisher to replace...

Kissing Harrison Ford and other cringe-worthy moments in Carrie Fisher’s book

The Washington Post – 2016-11-18

Fish metaphors and other off moments in Fisher’s memoir “The Princess Diarist.”

Jeff Fisher says he's not changing play callers despite Rams' struggles on offense

Los Angeles Times – 2016-11-22

The Rams made a major change on offense last week when Coach Jeff Fisher finally turned to rookie quarterback Jared Goff. But after another subpar offensive effort in a loss to the Miami Dolphins,...

Jeff Fisher vs. Eric Dickerson story refuses to die out

Los Angeles Times – 2016-11-30

Rams Coach Jeff Fisher insists Hall of Fame running back Eric Dickerson is welcome to be around the team. Dickerson says he holds no ill will toward Fisher. But neither man gave ground Tuesday in...

Rams Coach Jeff Fisher says it was 'hilarious' to search for his challenge flag

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-07

Rams Coach Jeff Fisher dug through his pockets Sunday in search of his red challenge flag. Television cameras watched. Broadcasters laughed. And the Internet rushed to create fresh 7-9 memes. "I...

Rams GM Les Snead disputes report of toxic relationship with Coach Jeff Fisher

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-10

Rams General Manager Les Snead on Friday disputed a report that his relationship with Coach Jeff Fisher was toxic but acknowledged there were issues within the organization that must be addressed....

'Very tough' Carrie Fisher in intensive care after a cardiac episode on flight to L.A.

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-25

Actress Carrie Fisher of “Star Wars” fame was in critical condition Friday after suffering a “cardiac episode” during a flight from London to Los Angeles, according to airline...

Carrie Fisher talks about publishing her diaries

BBC World – 2016-12-28

Speaking earlier this month, actress Carrie Fisher talks about her "embarrassment" over revelations in her published diaries.

Star Wars actress, bestselling author Carrie Fisher dead at 60

CBC – 2016-12-27

Carrie Fisher, the Hollywood actress who portrayed the fearless Princess Leia in the Star Wars film franchise and later penned award-winning books that included touching on her battles with...

'No words #devastated': Carrie Fisher remembered on social media

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-28

Everyone from her fellow "Star Wars" cast members to celebrities such as William Shatner, Bette Midler and Seth McFarlane (and even her beloved dog Gary) took to social media Tuesday morning to...

Carrie Fisher: Front page news even before she was born

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-28

Today in Entertainment: Carrie Fisher dies, George Michael sought 'serious' artistry Dec. 27, 2016, 12:35 p.m. Here's what's new and interesting in the world of entertainment and the arts today:...

2016 Year in Review: Carrie Fisher dies

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-28

2016 Year in Review: Highlights and heartbreaks Dec. 27, 2016, 10:41 a.m. 2016 was a year of surprises: President-elect Donald Trump, Nobel laureate Bob Dylan, the end of Angelina and Brad (or was...

Carrie Fisher, child of Hollywood who blazed a path as 'Star Wars' heroine, screenwriter and author, dies at 60

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-27

Actress and writer Carrie Fisher, who rose to global fame as the trail-blazing intergalactic heroine Princess Leia in the “Star Wars” franchise and later went on to establish herself as an...

'Star Wars' fan group 501st Legion mourns the loss of Carrie Fisher, whom they call 'royalty,' and plans memoriams

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-28

Today in Entertainment: Carrie Fisher dies, George Michael sought 'serious' artistry Dec. 27, 2016, 8:30 p.m. Here's what's new and interesting in the world of entertainment and the arts today:...

Remembering Carrie Fisher: Empowering wit, strong words and leaving the universe forever changed

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-28

Today in Entertainment: Carrie Fisher dies, George Michael sought 'serious' artistry Dec. 27, 2016, 8:30 p.m. Here's what's new and interesting in the world of entertainment and the arts today:...

Carrie Fisher, the writer, edited 'Empire' and leaves a legacy of witty and self-aware scripts and novels

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-28

Today in Entertainment: Carrie Fisher dies, George Michael sought 'serious' artistry Dec. 27, 2016, 8:30 p.m. Here's what's new and interesting in the world of entertainment and the arts today:...

Transworld joins shock at Carrie Fisher's death

The Bookseller – 2016-12-29

PRH division Transworld has said it is "deeply shocked and saddened" by the death of writer and actor Carrie Fisher.

Carrie Fisher's books become best sellers after her death

Stuff – 2016-12-29

There's been a run on Carrie Fisher's books since the Star Wars actress and humorist died on Tuesday.

Stars on social media react to death of Debbie Reynolds so soon after Carrie Fisher's passing

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-29

Today in Entertainment: Debbie Reynolds dies at 84, one day after death of daughter Carrie Fisher Dec. 28, 2016, 9:39 p.m. Here's what's new and interesting in the world of entertainment and the arts...

Carrie Fisher memorials continue in Downtown Disney, at Alamo Drafthouse and with a tribute parade in New Orleans

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-29

Today in Entertainment: Debbie Reynolds dies at 84, one day after death of daughter Carrie Fisher Dec. 28, 2016, 9:39 p.m. Here's what's new and interesting in the world of entertainment and the arts...

Debbie Reynolds dies at 84, one day after the death of daughter Carrie Fisher

Los Angeles Times – 2016-12-29

Today in Entertainment: Debbie Reynolds dies at 84, one day after death of daughter Carrie Fisher Dec. 28, 2016, 9:39 p.m. Here's what's new and interesting in the world of entertainment and the arts...

Carrie Fisher's Books Were 'Wiped Out By Demand,' So They're Being Reprinted

The Huffington Post – 2017-01-04

Carrie Fisher died unexpectedly at the age of 60 on Dec. 27, 2016, but her legacy certainly lives on. The actress proved herself a prolific writer in her lifetime and, according to her publisher...

British music writer Mark Fisher dies aged 48

The Bookseller – 2017-01-17

British music writer and political theorist Mark Fisher, also known as K-Punk, has died, aged 48.

Stars and fans to celebrate lives of Carrie Fisher and mother Debbie Reynolds' at joint memorial service

Los Angeles Times – 2017-03-25

Stars and fans were gathering Saturday for a public memorial to honor late actresses Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher nearly three months after their deaths. The ceremony honoring the lives of the...

Fans celebrate lives of Carrie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds at joint memorial service

Los Angeles Times – 2017-03-26

Under clear blue skies, hundreds of fans made the pilgrimage Saturday to Forest Lawn Memorial Park-Hollywood Hills’ Hall of Liberty to pay tribute to actress Carrie Fisher and her mother, Debbie...

Fans celebrate lives of Carrie Fisher and mother Debbie Reynolds at joint memorial service

Los Angeles Times – 2017-03-26

Under clear blue skies, hundreds of fans made the pilgrimage Saturday to Forest Lawn Memorial Park-Hollywood Hills’ Hall of Liberty to pay tribute to actress Carrie Fisher and her mother, Debbie...

Todd Fisher on how the Debbie Reynolds-Carrie Fisher public memorial became a musical revue

Los Angeles Times – 2017-03-26

When he saw the hummingbirds, Todd Fisher knew this was the place. Sure, there were plenty of legends resting at Forest Lawn Memorial Park: Bette Davis, Liberace, Lucille Ball. But it was the...

Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher's Marriage Is Basically a Real-Life Fairytale

Yahoo! News – 2017-04-18

The adorable couple have been married for five-and-a-half years.

Former Laker Derek Fisher arrested on suspicion of drunk driving

Los Angeles Times – 2017-06-04

Authorities say former Los Angeles Lakers player and ex-New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher has been arrested on suspicion of drunk driving after he flipped his vehicle on a California highway....

BookExpo 2017: Isla Fisher Steps onto a New Stage

Publishers Weekly – 2017-06-02

Over 25 years, actress and comedian Isla Fisher has played a variety of film and television characters, but her hands-on favorite role has always been that of mother to her three children with fellow...

Carrie Fisher died of sleep apnea and 'drug use' was also a factor, L.A. coroner says

Los Angeles Times – 2017-06-17

The Los Angeles County coroner’s office on Friday listed the cause of death for “Star Wars” star Carrie Fisher as sleep apnea and other factors, including drug use. The coroner’s office...

Salt signs Rising Star Fisher's debut

The Bookseller – 2017-10-23

Salt has acquired the debut novel from Bookseller rising star and co-founder of Burley Fisher Books, Sam Fisher.

Mary Jo Buttafuoco: Amy Fisher, Who Shot Her in the Face as a Teen, Is ‘Kind of a Waste’

Yahoo! News – 2017-11-08

Mary Jo Buttafuoco is speaking out in a new interview — and she has some choice words to say about Amy Fisher, the “Long Island Lolita” who shot her in the face on May 19, 1992

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