Tagged: S&S

Paying the price

Last week I was reminded that corporate publishing is a recent experiment. Read more

S&S scoops Ben Miller's 'festive gem'

Simon & Schuster Children’s Books has acquired Diary of A Christmas Elf from children’s author and actor Ben Miller. ... Read more

Transworld's Crawford to join S&S

Molly Crawford is joining Simon & Schuster UK as commissioning editor in the Adult Fiction department next year, and will be working on the women’s... Read more

SoA 'concerned' by Bertelsmann's acquisition of S&S

The Society of Authors has said it is "concerned" by the acquisition of Simon & Schuster by Penguin Random House's parent Bertelsmann, warning the move could adversely... Read more

S&S revenues up 29% in third quarter

Worldwide sales at Simon & Schuster have leapt by 29% in the third quarter, increasing from $217m in the same period in 2019, to $279m this year. ... Read more

S&S pre-empts Eva Verde's 'urgent' debut novel

Simon & Schuster is to publish Eve Verde's debut novel, Lives Like Mine, next summer.  Read more

S&S scoops 'inspirational' Mary Seacole biography

Simon & Schuster is to publish In Search of Mary Seacole: The Making of a Cultural Icon by Helen Rapport in spring 2022. ... Read more

Publishers take mixed approach to new government home-working policy

Following the government's new advice on office working this week, Hachette UK and Simon & Schuster have followed Penguin Random House's lead in issuing guidance that staff should work from home... Read more

S&S' global revenues slip 3% in first half, Chapman 'encouraged' in the UK

Simon & Schuster's global revenues for the first half of 2020 dipped 3%, down from $382m to $370m, according to parent firm ViacomCBS's latest results. Earnings however rose to $57m, up 6% from $54m.  ... Read more

Second injunction filed against Mary Trump

The Trump family has filed a second lawsuit against the publication of Mary Trump's exposé, Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family created the... Read more

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