Late last year I wrote an online piece reflecting on Penguin Random House global c.e.o. Markus Dohle’s view that as “good citizens” the company’s likely... Read more
Last week I was reminded that corporate publishing is a recent experiment.
The UK's Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) has cleared Penguin Random House owner Bertelsmann's acquisition of Simon & Schuster after carrying out an investigation. ... Read more
Simon & Schuster UK is to publish Preloved, the fiction debut from author and journalist Lauren Bravo, after securing the novel in a six-figure pre-empt.... Read more
Simon & Schuster is to publish James Dyson's memoir, Invention: A Life, in September 2021.
Simon & Schuster Children’s Books has acquired Diary of A Christmas Elf from children’s author and actor Ben Miller. ... Read more
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
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
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
Simon & Schuster is to publish Eve Verde's debut novel, Lives Like Mine, next summer.