#simon schuster

Publishing news tagged with #simon schuster


S&S sees revenues slide by 9% to $217m

Worldwide revenues at Simon & Schuster have dipped by 9% to $217m for the third quarter of 2019, from $240m for the same period last year, parent firm CBS has revealed. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-11-12 05:24:03 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #schuster #$240mfor #simon schuster #worldwide revenues


S&S Squeezes Out a Q3 Profit Despite Sales Decline

Profits rose by $1 million at Simon & Schuster in the third quarter of 2019 over the comparable period in 2018, despite a 9% drop in sales. In last year's third quarter, Bob Woodward's 'Fear' drove strong sales for the publisher. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-11-12 05:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #schuster #bob woodward #9% drop #comparable period #simon schuster #$1 million #profits rose #q3 profit #ss squeezes #sales decline


Val Kilmer is releasing a memoir (!!!)

Stop whatever it is you’re doing and pay attention to me because I have, just this morning, stumbled upon some joyous, and potentially game-changing, literary news: Val Kilmer is releasing a memoir. Yes, friends, according to Publishers Weekly, Simon & Schuster will publish I’m Your... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2019-10-25 16:13:04 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #memoir #schuster #one-time batman #mercurial thespian #simon schuster #literary news #potentially game-changing #pay attention #val kilmer


To Sell More Books, S&S Hits the Road

The S&S Selects PrePub Tour sends authors of books due out next season from Simon & Schuster’s five adult imprints across the country to schmooze with literary tastemakers around the country. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-10-18 04:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #literary tastemakers #adult imprints #simon schuster #ss hits #books due


Prosser Succeeds Goldstein at S&S

Simon & Schuster has promoted Julia Prosser to v-p and director of publicity of the S&S imprint. Prosser succeeds Cary Goldstein, who is leaving the publisher to become head of curation at media start-up WaitWhat. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-09-30 04:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #schuster #media start- #simon schuster #ss imprint


Simon & Schuster lands Brearley '#MeToo reckoning for mothers'

Simon & Schuster has landed “the #MeToo reckoning for mothers” by writer and activist Joeli Brearley about new mums being pushed out of their jobs. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-28 20:40:58 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #schuster ##metoo reckoning #simon schuster


Hillary and Chelsea Clinton co-write The Book of Gutsy Women

Their book profiles more than 100 path-breaking women down the centuries, from a 17th-century radical nun to Greta ThunbergHillary Clinton is set to publish a new book about the women who have inspired her, from Mary Beard to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – “leaders with the courage to stand up to... Continue reading at 'The Guardian'

[ The Guardian | 2019-08-06 12:45:53 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #memoir #draw strength #history shows #simon schuster #daughter chelsea #clinton teamed #hard questions #status quo #mary beard #gutsy women #long haul #book profiles


Hillary and Chelsea Clinton write 'Gutsy Women' book for S&S

Hillary Clinton and Chelsea Clinton will publish The Book of Gutsy Women: Favourite Stories of Courage and Resilience on 1st October 2019, with Simon & Schuster. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-06 01:15:31 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #simon schuster #favourite stories #chelsea clinton #gutsy women #publishthe book #hillary clinton


The fourth woman

Nearly a decade ago, Lisa Taddeo signed a book deal with Simon & Schuster to write about desire in America. Taddeo was on a hot streak: She was writing regularly for Esquire, New York, and other publications, including a reported fictional first-person piece told from the point of view of... Continue reading at 'Columbia Journalism Review'

[ Columbia Journalism Review | 2019-07-09 15:59:45 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #book deal #schuster #heath ledger #writing regularly #hot streak #simon schuster #decade ago #fourth woman


Stambaugh to Lead Consolidated S&S Business Teams

Doug Stambaugh has been promoted to the newly created position of v-p and director of strategic operations and business development at Simon & Schuster. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-06-06 04:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #simon schuster #business development


BookExpo 2019: S&S Welcomes Angelina Ballerina and Max & Ruby

Three classic picture book and board book characters, who have enchanted multiple generations of children, return in a pair of fall releases from Simon & Schuster. The books mark the relaunch of the Angelina Ballerina and Max & Ruby series under the S&S banner. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-05-30 04:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #books mark #simon schuster


S&S revenues up for first quarter by $4m

Simon & Schuster has seen revenues for the first quarter rise $4m, driven by higher print sales, against the same period last year. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-05-04 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #simon schuster


S&S to Distribute New Law&Crime Publishing Unit

The Law&Crime network, an on demand and live streaming network focused on trials and legal commentary, is launching a publishing unit and has signed with Simon & Schuster for worldwide sales representation and distribution. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-04-23 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #simon schuster #publishing unit


Obituary: Danielle Cumbo

Publishing industry veteran Danielle Cumbo, who most recently served as director, international sales at Simon & Schuster, passed away after a long illness on April 16. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-04-19 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #long illness #simon schuster #international sales #recently served


S&S scoops Khashoggi book

Simon & Schuster has landed The Killing in the Consulate: The Life and Death of Jamal Khashoggi by Channel 4 News’s Foreign Affairs Correspondent Jonathan Rugman. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-04-04 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #jamal khashoggi #simon schuster


Global revenue flat for S&S in 2018

Simon & Schuster's worldwide revenues for 2018 dipped fractionally to $825m from $830m in 2017, parent company CBS has said. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-02-16 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #simon schuster


S&S 2018 Profits Up, Despite Small Sales Decline

A 7% decline in fourth quarter revenue led to a 0.6% drop in sales for the full year at Simon & Schuster. The publisher still posted a 6% increase in operating profits over 2017. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-02-15 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #operating profits #6% increase #simon schuster #full year #6% drop #7% decline


S&S UK snaps up Woozeer's debut

Simon & Schuster have pre-empted Not Quite White, the debut by writer and musician Laila Woozeer. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-01-19 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #simon schuster


Dream Jobs: Spotlight on Simon & Schuster's Masters at Work Series

More than career guides, these narrative portraits of professional lives let readers try on their dream jobs. (Sponsored) Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-01-18 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #simon schuster


Reidy Touts 2018 as S&S's 'Most Successful Year'

In addition to a string of bestsellers, Simon & Schuster CEO Carolyn Reidy cited strong gains in digital audio and backlist sales as keys to the “most successful year in Simon & Schuster's history.” Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2018-12-18 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #simon schuster #backlist sales #digital audio #successful year