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Revenue includes 83 million euros ($110 million) from the former Time Warner Book Group, which Lagardère bought on March 31, 2006. .
- Better Together: SparkPoint, She Writes Press
SWP, which continues to be led by one of its cofounders, Brooke Warner, focuses on literary fiction, nonfiction, and memoir, while SparkPress does more commercial fiction and young adult books, Patriarche said.
- Publishers Weekly Annual Adult Bestsellers 1990-2013
- On Sale in September
: An Alpha-Number-Bet Book by Tony DiTerlizzi (S&S, $16.95). 200,000 copies.World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks (Crown, $24.95). 125,000 copies.Operation Homecoming: Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Home Front, in the Words of the
- Heartland Publishing Is Potent, But Resists Definition
Wrting of the exurbs and the increasing decentralization of the U.S. population, David Brooks, in the New York Times last week, described an American heartland in which "the publishing infrastructure is spare" and people buy books,
- Bestsellers by the Numbers
The cult of celebrity was also prevalent—during one week in May, Goldie Hawn, Jane Fonda and Brooke Shields were all on the list.
- Forecasts from April 1, 2002 Issue
Warner, $24.95 (416p) ISBN 0-446-53008-5JULY* HUNTED PAST REASONRichard Matheson.
- Media Heavies
Riverhead (272,889)March.Geraldine Brooks.
- Forecasts from July 29 Issue
Warner, $24.95 (408p) ISBN 0-446-53025-5DARK HORSETami Hoag.
- No Room at the Top
Warner (593,772) 24.
- Bestselling Books of the Year, 1996-2007
The Camel Club by David Baldacci, Warner Nonfiction1.
- Numbers Up; Fiction Dominates
Warner (473,080)Golden Buddha.
- Forecasts from March 3 Issue
Warner Aspect, $13.95 paper (352p) ISBN 0-446-67929-1 Mar.WINDOWPANESteve Perry.
- Picture Books Go Graphic
"Comic books were kind of polar opposites from trade books," says Roaring Brook editor Neal Porter.
- Hardcover Bestsellers