- Summer Sequels and Literary Risks
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson Directed by David YatesRelease date July 13 (Warner Bros.)Based on the book by J.K.
- 2001 Puts the Book Back into BEA
Jack: Straight from the Gut (Warner) made headlines when the publisher paid more than $7 million for it, and the house is expected to throw another million bucks into promoting it.
- Forecasts from May 26 Issue
Warner, $22.95 (324p) ISBN 0-446-53128-6THE KING’S EVILWill Heinrich.
- Forecasts from August 26 Issue
Warner, $6.99 (384p) ISBN 0-446-61110-7SEPT.OUT OF SIGHTT.J.
- PW: Science Fiction: Merging, But Not Yielding
Del Rey rode the publicity wave surrounding Star Wars, Episode 1: The Phantom Menace to the #1 spot on the New York Times list with its novelization of the film, written by bestselling fantasy author Terry Brooks.
- Children's Spring Audio/Video
Solomon Northup's Odyssey, adapted by Lou Potter and Samm-Art Williams; performed by Avery Brooks and others.
- Forecasts from April 7 Issue
Doubleday, $22.95 (224p) ISBN 0-385-50945-6SHIKARJack Warner.
- First Fiction at the Regionals
The witchcraft trials of Salem, Mass. are given a fresh perspective in Susannah Morrow (Warner, Oct.) by Megan Chance.
- House of Galassi
Martin's, Henry Holt, Picador, Roaring Brook, Palgrave Macmillan and the textbook publisher Bedford, Freeman and Worth.
- Fall 2003 Hardcovers -- Self-Help & Recovery
., $22.95) by Robert Brooks and Sam Goldstein.
- Forecasts from November 12 Issue
Warner, $23.95 (304p) ISBN 0-446-52661-4 SEARCHING FOR INTRUDERS: A Novel in StoriesStephen Raleigh Byler.
- Buzz Books at Winter Institute
Opening sentence: “Zach and I are at Brooks Brothers in the sodden, sullen aftermath of Christmas.”
- Regional Roundups
Foreign Policy (Brookings Institute).
- The Year in Books
Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen, Julie Powell (Little, Brown) Secretary blogged her year of channeling Child, then got book deal.Widow of the South, Robert Hicks (Warner) Preservation buff scores bestseller with Civil War novel based on a true st
- Fall 2005 Trade Paperbacks: Health, Fitness & Beauty
., $17.95) by Brooke Siler presents an integrated Pilates program for both beginners and experienced practitioners.