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2014-07-31 23:09:37

E-books from Top Authors are Available from One of the Largest Trade and Educational Publishers in the World IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Popular fiction and non-fiction e-books published by Hachette Book Group are now available from EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO). Hachette, a “Big 5” trade and educational publisher, has partnered with EBSCO to give customers of EBSCO eBooks™ access to titles from authors like David Baldacci, Michael Connelly, Elin Hilderbrand, Anne...

2014-06-24 20:21:13

Hachette to buy Perseus Books, and to sell Perseus's Distribution Businesses to Ingram NEW YORK, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hachette Book Group, Ingram Content Group, and the Perseus Books Group announced today that the three companies have entered into binding commitments for Hachette to purchase Perseus and sell Perseus's client services businesses to Ingram. The deal is expected to close soon after regulatory approval of the Hachette-Perseus transaction is received. Hachette...

2014-03-31 08:25:30

Publishing Veteran Shanon Stowe to Join Entertainment PR Firm NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Icon Media Group announces Shanon Stowe will join the firm as Partner and will serve as President of the company's literary division. Stowe, formerly Director of Publicity at Hachette Book Group, will join the Nashville-based PR firm on March 31(st), bringing 15 years publicity experience from the book industry to the entertainment and literary-focused firm. (Photo:...

2011-06-02 09:37:00

NEW YORK, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hachette Book Group announced today that #1 bestselling author James Patterson has tripled his record-breaking ebook sales in less than a year's time. To date, Patterson has sold 3,035,713 ebook units just 11 months after becoming the first novelist ever to surpass the one million ebook unit mark (as of July 2010). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110602/NY13052LOGO ) David Young, CEO of Hachette Book Group, said, "James Patterson thrills...

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