- Live From BEA, Saturday, May 31
Today's Stories (click the headlines below):• Big Books for Fall• Big Children's Books for Fall• An Early Morning Lovefest for Comics• Work Action Hits Convention• Big Read Update• IndieBound #1 Topic at ABA Meetings• Bezos Pushes Kindle Virtues• Going
- BEA Exhibitors: A - F
PW's guide supplements BEA's 600-plus-page exhibitor handbook.
- BEA's Convention & Education Schedule
King, Fox Licensing & Merchandising; Jon Rosenberg, Jokar Productions; Elaine Piechowski, Warner Bros.
- Nonfiction Reviews: Week of 4/28/2008
Waiter Rant: Thanks for the Tip—Confessions of a Cynical Waiter The Waiter.
- Summer: Breaking Records?
Director Stanton (Finding Nemo) came up with the concept behind the latest CGI film from Disney and Pixar; the robot “voices” were created by sound designer Ben Burtt (the Star Wars films).JULYJourney to the Center of the Earth 3-D Starring Brendan Fraser, Josh Hutcherson, Anita Briem Direct
- Bestselling Books of the Year, 1996-2007
The Camel Club by David Baldacci, Warner Nonfiction1.
- Comics Briefly
Amulet MovieVariety has an article on their website about Warner's movie adaptation of Kazu Kibuishi's Amulet.
- Children's Books for Spring: S
Paperback Polar Polka: Counting Polar Bears in Alaska ($10.95) by Chérie Stihler, illus. by Erik Brooks.
- On Sale in January
: Diego Discovers by Kara McMahon, illus. by Warner McGee (Simon Spotlight, $12.99). 200,000 copies.
- ‘Bourne’ Books Among Quill Special Winners
And Time Warner Inc.
- On Sale in August
. * Magic Tree House #38: Monday with a Mad Genius by Mary Pope Osborne, illus. by Sal Murdocca (Random, $11.99). 350,000 copies.Bones to Ashes by Kathy Reichs (Scribner, $25.95). 350,000 copies.The Wheel of Darkness by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child (
- Children’s Books for Fall: S
.: A Winter’s Gift by Lauren Brooke ($5.99, 12-up).
- Spring 2008 Sneak Previews
ABRAMS Abrams rolls over with The Dog Who Belonged to No One by Amy Hest, illus. by Amy Bates, a picture book in which a dog's and
- Web-Exclusive Reviews: Week of 5/21/2007
., Paul McCartney, Liberace and Mel Brooks; preventing a girl from committing suicide by saying "hello" to her in an elevator; and much more.
- News Briefs
Revenue includes 83 million euros ($110 million) from the former Time Warner Book Group, which Lagardère bought on March 31, 2006. .