Business of publishing

Pearson buys Author Solutions Pearson buys Author Solutions

Pearson, the London-based parent company of Penguin Books has bought Author Solutions, one of the largest “grassroots” publishers, for $116 million. According to Vanessa Thorpe in The Guardian, “The idea is thatRead more »

Ciao, Snowy Ciao, Snowy

It’s back to France for Flammarion: RCS MediaGroup, the Italian-based firm that owns Corriere della Sera and the publishing houses Bompiani, Rizzoli, and Adelphi Edizioni, has agreed to sell FlammarionRead more »