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2014-03-27 23:00:48

This amazing technology has many benefits for both Mira and its customers, including greater efficiency and more durable books. Chesterfield, MO (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Mira Digital Publishing recently purchased a state-of-the-art PUR binder for paperback books. At the moment, fewer than 10% of book printers use PUR binding. Mira strives to be on the leading edge. PUR binding uses polyurethane reactive adhesive, which offers superior adhesion to all types of papers, coatings, and spine...

2012-08-08 10:22:46

NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Promising to be the next guilty pleasure for women, author Jennifer Probst's The Marriage Bargain (Entangled Publishing) releases in print on September 4. The e-version is already steaming up best-seller lists, moving more than a half-million copies in just six months as the #8 bestselling Kindle e-book for the first half of the year and #9 on the New York Times' combined print and e-book fiction list. The Marriage Bargain follows an...

2012-06-04 02:24:20

NEW YORK, June 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In a groundbreaking marriage of book publishing and technology, Penguin Group (USA) has partnered with digital publisher Citia to introduce a series of interactive, shareable nonfiction works, starting with Wired cofounder Kevin Kelly's What Technology Wants. The Citia edition will be available for $9.99 in the App Store for the iPad 2 and iPad 3. "Penguin has always looked for new ways to serve both writers and readers," says Susan Petersen...

2011-10-31 23:10:00

SmarterComics takes best selling business books and turns them into comic-style books. 'The Prince' by Niccolo Machiavelli has been transformed for the 21st Century and the paperback version is now available. (PRWEB) October 31, 2011 'The Prince' by Niccolo Machiavelli was written nearly 500 years ago as a composition focusing on political power. In his book, Machivelli dissects the behaviors of individuals and groups as they vie for authority while discussing the different principles that...

2011-05-17 05:00:00

NEW YORK, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Quality Paperback Book Club® announced today the winners of the 2010 New Voices/New Vision Awards. The New Voices Award has been given to Paolo Giordano for his novel The Solitude of Prime Numbers (Pamela Dorman Books), and The New Visions Award has been given to Lisa Miller for her book Heaven (HarperCollins). The New Voices award is given out yearly to a debut novelist of an outstanding work of fiction. "The Quality Paperback...

2010-07-27 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) WEDNESDAY, JULY 28: PAPERBACK BOOKS AT 75 Profile America -- Wednesday, July 28th. This week 75 years ago, the Penguin Publishing House brought out a book format which revolutionized the printing industry -- the first modern paperback...

2010-06-14 06:00:00

TORONTO, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Harlequin Enterprises Limited (www.eHarlequin.com), a global leader in series romance and one of the world's leading publishers of books for women, announced today a new licensing deal in Russia with ZAO (Izdatelstvo Centrepolygraph), one of that country's foremost publishing houses. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20061005/NYTH110LOGO-d ) "We are thrilled to be working with Centrepolygraph in Russia," said Donna Hayes, Publisher and CEO,...

2010-03-16 15:30:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Picaboo (http://www.picaboo.com), creator of the premier application for making, sharing and buying high-quality photo books, today announced the launch of its Large Custom Softcover photo book, adding to the company's growing collection of unique book styles. The new 8.5" x 11" size joins the Medium 6" x 8" Custom Softcover book, a popular choice with Picaboo customers. Similar to an artist-series paperback coffee table book, the Large Custom...

2009-02-13 10:14:00

POTOMAC, Md., Feb. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- This Valentine's Day indulge yourself in a new way to enjoy romance stories: graphic romance paperbacks. Long the leader in online romance graphic novels, MyRomanceStory is launching a new line of paperback graphic novels slated to be in select stores and available online at www.myromancestory.com. MyRomanceStory's graphic novels combine the storytelling of romance fiction -- a fiction category that generated $1.375 billion in sales in 2007 according to...

2006-03-22 14:31:30

By Jeffrey Goldfarb BERLIN (Reuters) - Recent controversy surrounding two Random House bestsellers has not dented sales, but one of them may change the way memoirs are issued, the publisher's chief executive said on Wednesday. Author James Frey was exposed by investigative journalists to have invented portions of his memoir "A Million Little Pieces," and Dan Brown is being accused in court of plagiarizing portions of mega-seller "The Da Vinci Code." "The Frey book has continued to...