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Posts Tagged ‘2012 presidential elections’

Politico & Random House To Partner for 2012 Election eBooks

Random House has teamed up with Politico to create a series of four instant eBooks about the 2012 presidential election.  The series (currently untitled) will only be available in digital format.

According to The New York Times, the first title will be released sometime before Christmas. They will be co-authored by the political news site’s chief White House correspondent Mike Allen and Princeton University journalism professor Evan Thomas. Allen’s writing can be regularly viewed on Politico’s Playbook and Thomas has worked as a political journalist for both Time magazine and Newsweek. Executive editor Jon Meacham will edit the series.

Here’s more from the release: “[The four eBooks] will give readers an unprecedented look behind the scenes of the election in real time, providing detail, color, in-depth analysis beyond the hourly headlines and commentary, and ultimately a look at the final results, and how and why it all happened … Each book will include exclusive reporting from the campaign trail and will chronicle the campaign as it unfolds.” (via Publishers Weekly)

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Donald Trump To Write Policy Book & Star in Comic

As the world wonders about his potential Presidential bid, Donald Trump has decided to write a book. According to RealClearPolitics.com, he will write a policy book to be released this summer with Regnery Publishing.

Here’s more from the article: “Designed to add some intellectual heft to Trump’s light political resume, the book will lay out the New York City businessman’s policy prescriptions for the country.” Trump has written several books, including The Art of the Deal (1987) and Trump 101: The Way to Success (2007).

Blue Water Productions will publish a comic book profile of real estate mogul in their Political Power series. President Darren Davis had this statement in the press release: “We’re trying to portray him less as a caricature and more as potential leader of the free world.”