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Brad Meltzer’s THE INNER CIRCLE Debuts #1 On the New York Times Bestseller List

20 January 2011
THE INNER CIRCLE, Brad Meltzer

The #1 NY Times Bestseller coming in July 2011 in an int’l mass market edition (9781455502486, $7.99, July 5, 2011). “Meltzer has earned the right to belly up to the bar with John Grisham, Scott Turow, and David Baldacci.”—People

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November & December 2011 International Mass Market & Trade Paperback Cover Kit Now Available

13 June 2011

The November & December 2011 international sales kit for mass market, trade paperback and hardcover titles is now available. Includes Recently Announced Titles, International Trade Paperback and Mass Market editions, November & December 2011 Hardcover and Trade Paperback Highlights, Marvel Focus Titles and International Export Best Sellers The recently announced title from Little, Brown, LIFE: [...]

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Just Announced! Twilight: The Graphic Novel, Vol. 2—Coming October 2011

6 June 2011
Twilight Graphic Novel Vol. 2

Don’t miss Volume 2 of the graphic novel adaptation of Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight, by Young Kim! Twilight: The Graphic Novel, Vol. 2 Stephenie Meyer, Young Kim Hardcover Book — 9780316133197  $19.99 Orbit/Yen, Yen Press Graphic Novel US Pub: October 11, 2011 US Release: October 11, 2011 Open Market, Excluding Europe, Exclusive Asia The love story [...]

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid #6: CABIN FEVER—Coming November 2011

18 May 2011

****Updated June 16, 2011 Hold on Tight, this Winter has Bite 6 MILLION COPY FIRST PRINTING! Diary of a Wimpy Kid #6: Cabin Fever Jeff Kinney Hardcover Book — HC 9781419702235  $13.95 Abrams Books For Young Readers, Ya Fiction US Pub: November 1, 2011 The 6th Book in the International Bestselling middle-grade DIARY OF A [...]

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Now Available: LIFE The Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton: Expanded, Commemorative Edition

3 May 2011

Don’t miss out on the Expanded Commemorative Edition of LIFE The Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, collecting the best photos from the historical event being called “The Wedding of the Century”. LIFE The Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton: Expanded, Commemorative Edition The Editors of LIFE Hardcover Book —  9781603202169  [...]

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Chronicle Highlights: WCS Paranormal & Julius Lacing Cards

28 April 2011

WORST-CASE SCENARIO: PARANORMAL On hit TV shows, in best-selling books, blockbuster films, video games, and comics, pop culture has been overrun by hordes of vampires, zombies, werewolves, ghosts, wizards, and other paranormal creatures. Luckily, the authors of the Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook series are back with all-new, expert advice designed to help readers fend off [...]

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Chronicle Highlights: PERFECT POPS & WEB TYPOGRAPHY

26 April 2011

MAKE THE PERFECT POPS! Pops are summer’s freshest frozen treats, and they’re showing up in all the best places, from farmers markets to fine dining restaurants. The perfect way to make the most of ripe fruit is by suspending it in sweet ice, but PERFECT POPS takes popsicles beyond fruit and juice. With 50 recipes [...]

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September & October 2011 International Mass Market & Trade Paperback Cover Kit Now Available

26 April 2011

The September-October 2011 international sales kit for mass market, trade paperback and hardcover titles is now available. Includes Recently Announced Titles, International Trade Paperback and Mass Market editions, September & October 2011 Hardcover and Trade Paperback Highlights and International Export Best Sellers The recently announced international edition of THE GIRL IN THE GARDEN by Kamala [...]

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Fall & Winter 2011 Catalogs Now Available

15 April 2011

Fall & Winter 2011 Catalogs and Order Forms Now Available HBG Int’l Highlights Catalog Little Brown Grand Central FaithWords & Center Street MARVEL September-December 2011 Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Frontlist & Backlist Orbit (Full catalogs and order forms coming soon) For order forms and distribution client catalogs, read on.

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Chronicle: Fall/Winter 2011 Catalogs Now Available

14 April 2011

*The following Chronicle catalogs are available to download. CHRONICLE FALL/WINTER 2011 TITLES Adult Fall/Winter 2011 Children Fall/Winter 2011 Gift Fall/Winter 2011 CHRONICLE DISTRIBUTION PARTNERS Lawrence King Fall/Winter 2011 (Mexico Only) Princeton Architectural Press Fall/Winter 2011 (Latin America, Caribbean, Middle East & Baltic countries) Please refer to the catalogs for rights details. *Fall/Winter 2011 Order forms now available for [...]

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Remembering Elizabeth Taylor: Books from LIFE, People & Grand Central

28 March 2011

On March 23rd, 2011, Elizabeth Taylor, beloved Hollywood Icon, passed away in Los Angeles at the age of 79. LIFE and People Magazines will honor her with two special commemorative editions that release on April 13, 2011. Also available now from Grand Central is J. Randy Traborrelli’s ELIZABETH, in mass market. Continue on for more [...]

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ROOM Shortlisted for the 2011 Orange Prize for Fiction: Available in International Mass Market

17 March 2011

ROOM by Emma Donoghue is nominated for the 2011 Orange Prize for Fiction.

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New 6X9 Paperback Format for Tintin

2 March 2011
New 6X9 Format for Tintin

CHECK OUT THE TRAILER FOR THE TINTIN FILM coming December 23, 2011 from Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson In May and July 2011, Tintin comes to an exciting new 6X9 paperback format for young readers! These young reader editions will feature: • Popular paperback 6 inch X 9 inch trim, similar to today’s leading kids [...]

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Chronicle Highlights: SECRETS OF STYLISTS & SAME PLACE, MORE SPACE

25 February 2011

In this unprecedented insider’s guide, fashion industry veteran Sasha Charnin Morrison opens her little black book of celebrity stylists and shares their top secrets on creating unforgettable looks, landing a choice job, and working with the pros. Interviews with key players reveal the ins and outs of the glamorous (and often gritty) world of styling, [...]

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March Marvel Add-On: TAKIO, from Eisner Award Winners Bendis & Oeming

24 February 2011

Just Announced from Marvel Icon: TAKIO by Brian Michael Bendis, Michael Avon Oeming and Olivia Bendis (Hardcover Book, 9780785153269, $9.95, Marvel, Icon, All Ages, World, US Pub: March 16, 2011). TAKIO is the first all ages graphic novel series from Marvel’s Icon imprint and the first new creator owned book by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming since their award-winning, long-running Powers.

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Chronicle Highlights: PRESS HERE & PANTONE’S COLOR OF THE YEAR

18 February 2011

PRESS HERE: Publisher’s Weekly, Starred Review Press the yellow dot on the cover of this book, follow the instructions within, and embark upon a magical journey! Each page of this surprising book instructs the reader to press the dots, shake the pages, tilt the book, and who knows what will happen next! Children and adults [...]

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Spring & Summer 2011 Chronicle Catalogs Now Available

15 February 2011

*The following Chronicle catalogs are available to download. You can also view them on the Chronicle Books website here. CHRONICLE SPRING/SUMMER 2011 TITLES Adult Spring/Summer 2011 Children Spring/Summer 2011 Gift Spring/Summer 2011 Adult Trade Backlist Catalog Spring/Summer 2011 CHRONICLE DISTRIBUTION PARTNERS Blue Apple Books Spring/Summer 2011 Lawrence King Publishing Spring/Summer 2011 (Mexico Only) Princeton Architectural [...]

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July & August 2011 International Mass Market & Trade Paperback Cover Kit Now Available

9 February 2011

*****Updated June 20, 2011 THE END OF EVERYTHING CANCELLED Please note the title change for THE WOLVES OF ANDOVER, now THE TRAITOR’S WIFE Please note new format and prices for THE DISAPPEARING SPOON ***** The July-August 2011 international sales kit for mass market, trade paperback and hardcover titles is now available. This kit also includes [...]

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2011 Crash Title Roundup

8 February 2011

*****Recently Updated -May 13, 2011***** Don’t miss these recently announced titles from Michael Connelly, James Patterson, and Stephenie Meyer that do not appear in our monthly kits or seasonal catalogs! For MARVEL 2011 add-on titles, click here. The Lincoln Lawyer (Media tie-in) Michael Connelly MASS MARKET 9781455500239  $7.99 GRAND CENTRAL PUBLISHING, Grand Ctrl Pub US [...]

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MARVEL: Nine New 2011 Additions!

21 January 2011

***Updated February 25th, 2011 with new March add-on, TAKIO*** Marvel has announced nine new Spring and Summer titles surrounding the release of their upcoming blockbuster feature films Thor, X-Men and Captain America. Ultimate War, X-Men:  God Loves, Man Kills,  and X-Men vs. Avengers/Fantastic Four showcase the phenomenal X-Men and are  timed for June release of  [...]

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Just Announced: Two LIFE Royal Wedding Books

21 January 2011
Life, The Royal Wedding

*****LIFE announces Pre-Wedding and Post-Wedding Royal Wedding Titles***** Available before the wedding in March: LIFE: The Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton ***Pre-Wedding*** from The Editors of LIFE HARDCOVER BOOK 9781603202152  $19.95 TIME HOME ENTERTAINMENT, Life Magazine US Pub: March 29, 2011 LIFE has covered all of the lavish royal weddings since even [...]

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Get the Salary You Deserve: SALARY TUTOR

19 January 2011
Salary Tutor - cover not final

*****JUST ANNOUNCED FOR AUGUST 2011 — Order Now!***** for other 2011 crash titles, click here. SALARY TUTOR: Learn The Salary Negotiation Secrets No One Ever Taught You by Jim Hopkinson TRADE PAPERBACK 9781455503278  $15.99 Business/Self-help/Negotiating GRAND CENTRAL PUBLISHING, Business Plus Pub: August 18, 2011 Release: July 27, 2011 Discover the 10 proven steps to confidently [...]

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Marvel Catalog Correction: May-August 2011

19 January 2011
Marvel Logo

IMPORTANT MARVEL CATALOG CORRECTIONS May-August 2011 ****Updated January 19, 2011****

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Just Announced! The #1 New York Times Bestselling Memoir, LIFE by Keith Richards in International B-Format

10 January 2011
Life International

Now an International trade paperback Life (International) Keith Richards with James Fox International B-format TRADE PAPERBACK 9780316189606  $14.99 LITTLE, BROWN AND COMPANY, Back Bay Bks US Pub: May 2, 2011 The #1 New York Times bestselling autobiography of the guitarist, songwriter, singer and founding member of the Rolling Stones. Ladies and gentleman: Keith Richards. As [...]

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Pulitzer Prize-Winner Stacy Schiff’s CLEOPATRA in B-Format

5 January 2011
Cleopatra Stacy Schiff

****Previously announced as a mass market edition Now an international B-format paperback**** Cleopatra: A Life by Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Stacy Schiff INT’L B, $12.99,  9780316186384 June 1, 2011 Biography/History Back Bay Books Open Market A New York Times bestseller, now in an international B-format paperback edition. Her palace shimmered with gold but was richer [...]

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Spring Summer 2011 Catalogs Now Available

5 January 2011

Spring & Summer 2011 Catalogs and Order Forms HBG Int’l Highlights Catalog Little Brown Grand Central FaithWords & Center Street MARVEL May-August 2011 (for Marvel catalog changes, click here; for 2011 add-on’s, here) Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Frontlist & Backlist Hachette Audio Catalog For order forms and distribution client catalogs, read on.

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Just Announced! JUSTIN BIEBER: In the Spotlight and Behind the Scenes FEBRUARY 2011

3 January 2011
Click Here to Download Sell Sheet

JUST ANNOUNCED! JUSTIN BIEBER: In the Spotlight and Behind the Scenes This new Superstars! tribute book celebrates the life and success of the young star- just in time for his upcoming movie, Never Say Never, out this Februaury. At 16, Justin Bieber has done it all. Two chart-topping albums, a best-selling book and a 3-D [...]

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May & June 2011 Mass Market & Trade Paperback International Sales Kit

14 December 2010

*****Updated on March 16th, 2011– Changes to THE BRAVE by Nicholas Evans CANCELED Changes  to CLEOPATRA, Stacy Schiff Now Available in International b-format. The MAY-JUNE 2011 international sales kit for mass market, paperback and hardcover titles is now available. Don’t miss the following editions that include: A recently announced title THE HEALING CODE by Dr. [...]

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Chronicle Books Sell Sheet Archive Now Updated

15 November 2010

Updated sell sheets for CHRONICLE BOOKS Young Adults, Flowers & Garden, and all-things Wedding

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IVY & BEAN: Over 1 MILLION copies sold

3 November 2010

IVY & BEAN: Over 1 MILLION copies sold! Meet Ivy and Bean. Two best friends who never meant to like each other. Readers can’t get enough of these vibrant characters in this charming and addictive chapter book series from award-winning author Annie Barrows. Follow the adventures of Ivy and Bean as they chase ghosts, dinosaurs, and trouble—with great laughs and loads of fun along the way.

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