PRH Opts to Publish $65 Million Obama Books Globally

The pair of books that Penguin Random House recently bought by Barack and Michelle Obama, for a reported $65 million, will be released globally by the publisher. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2017-03-13 00:00:00 UTC ]
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The Obamas' Book Deals Spark $65 Million Mystery

If Penguin Random House really spent the rumored $65 million to acquire books by the former president and first lady, Barack and Michelle Obama, how could the publisher recoup its outlay? It might not be that hard. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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PRH US donates up to 30,000 books to First Book charity in Obamas' name

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PRH to Release Obama’s 'A Promised Land’ Globally in November

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Pearson Earned £65 Million In Profits from Its PRH Stake in 2019

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Publishing insiders predict 'monster' global book deal for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

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PRH joins forces with Sandhurst to publish 'inspirational book of life lessons'

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PRH to publish Wattpad Books in the UK

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Michelle Obama’s book has sold almost 10 million copies, a historic high for memoirs

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PRH Children’s to publish LGBTQ+ activity book

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Crown to Publish Books by Barack and Michelle Obama

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Obamas' Books to Be Published By Crown

Less than a week after it was announced that Penguin Random House had acquired books by former president and first lady Barack and Michelle Obama for a rumored $65 million, Crown Publishing Group has been named as the PRH unit that will release the titles in the U.S. and Canada. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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