Posted on 04/28/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Simon & Schuster employees have been protesting — and inviting others to join in said protest — the publisher’s decision...

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Posted on 04/21/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Simon & Schuster may have severed distribution ties with one controversial book, but some of its employees still have criticisms...

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Tagged As: Politics, Publishing, Scandal

Posted on 03/30/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The business side of fiction has grabbed several headlines recently. Last week, law firm Hagens Berman said in a news...

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Posted on 03/24/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Penguin Random House was facing scrutiny in the United States for its deal to take over fellow big five publisher...

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Tagged As: Publishing, The Guardian

Posted on 02/09/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The firing of an editorial director long seen as the friendliest face in Big Five publishing for conservatives may or...

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Posted on 02/04/2021 at 02:17 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It isn’t unusual for the loved ones of a famous person, living or dead, to resist or express reservations about...

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Posted on 11/25/2020 at 08:53 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A deal has been struck that could create the world’s first megapublisher, according to the New York Times. ViacomCBS has...

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Posted on 09/18/2020 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Macmillan CEO John Sargent is leaving his job in January. The New York Times reported yesterday that the move, though...

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Posted on 08/31/2020 at 09:55 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A judge has issued a preliminary injunction against an ebook site in response to a lawsuit that Amazon, Penguin Random...

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Tagged As: Amazon, Lawsuit, Publishing

Posted on 08/01/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve already taken a look at what captured readers’ attention during the first few months of the COVID pandemic and...

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