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Larry Kirshbaum to Leave Amazon, Daphne Durham to Take Over - Posted October 25, 2013
Larry Kirshbaum, the publisher of Amazon Publishing, is leaving his post on January 17, 2014 and will be replaced by Editor-in-Chief Daphne Durham, acc... [GalleyCat]

E L James Is Publishers Weekly's Person of the Year - Posted November 30, 2012
Today E L James became the first author ever named Publishers Weekly's Person of the Year, an annual award given to publishing leaders "shaping and, sometimes, transforming, the publishing industry." As part of the award, James will get a cover story and interview in the magazine. She joins ... [GalleyCat]

Harvey Weinstein, David Zinczenko and Peggy Siegal Throws Another Party - Posted November 28, 2012
'Tis the season for power lunches disguised as holiday celebrations, and this afternoon at Michael's it was SRO as the moguls (Harvey Weinstein, Tommy Mottola)... [FishbowlLA]

Harvey Weinstein, David Zinczenko and Peggy Siegal Throws Another Party - Posted November 28, 2012
'Tis the season for power lunches disguised as holiday celebrations, and this afternoon at Michael's it was SRO as the moguls (Harvey Weinstein, Tommy Mottola)... [Fishbowl NY]

Harvey Weinstein, David Zinczenko and Peggy Siegal Throws Another Party - Posted November 28, 2012
'Tis the season for power lunches disguised as holiday celebrations, and this afternoon at Michael's it was SRO as the moguls (Harvey Weinstein, Tommy Mottola)... [FishbowlNY]

Cynthia McFadden, Gayle King and Blythe Danner at the Bar - Posted September 12, 2012
School is back in session! The faithful have returned to Michael's and the place was buzzing with activity as the media mavens, talking heads and social swells sailed into the dining room. Table One (Cynthia McFadden, ... [FishbowlLA]

Cynthia McFadden, Gayle King and Blythe Danner at the Bar - Posted September 12, 2012
School is back in session! The faithful have returned to Michael's and the place was buzzing with activity as the media mavens, talking heads and social swells sailed into the dining room. Table One (Cynthia McFadden, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Cynthia McFadden, Gayle King and Blythe Danner at the Bar - Posted September 12, 2012
School is back in session! The faithful have returned to Michael's and the place was buzzing with activity as the media mavens, talking heads and social swells sailed into the dining room. Table One (Cynthia McFadden, ... [FishbowlNY]

Amazon Publishing Hysteria: Fact or Fiction? - Posted June 1, 2012
Journalists love to write about how Amazon Publishing will destroy the book business, but a Nation story about "The Amazon Effect" offered a more measured perspective. In the essay, Yale University Press executive editor-at-large ... [GalleyCat]

Why Literary Agents Like Amazon Publishing - Posted January 26, 2012
Bloomberg Businessweek unveiled a cover story about Larry Kirshbaum today, studying the former literary agent and publisher at Amazon Publishing. The front cover will feature flaming imagery and the he... [GalleyCat]

Why Literary Agents Like Amazon Publishing - Posted January 26, 2012
Bloomberg Businessweek unveiled a cover story about Larry Kirshbaum today, studying the former literary agent and publisher at Amazon Publishing. The front cover will feature flaming imagery and the he... [semanticweb.com]

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt to Distribute Amazon Books - Posted January 24, 2012
Amazon has struck a new deal to distribute its books outside of its popular online store. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's brand new New Harvest imprint will now publish "all of Amazon Publishing's New York-based imprint's adult titles in print and distribute them in North America outside of the Amazon.com platform." When... [GalleyCat]

Deepak Chopra & Sanjiv Chopra Land Major Deal with Amazon - Posted November 7, 2011
Deepak Chopra and his brother Sanjiv Chopra have sold their memoir to Amazon's New York City publishing imprint in a major ($500,000 or higher) deal. Brotherhood: A Tale of Faith, Big Dreams, and the Power of Persistence. Trident Media Group chairman ... [TVSpy]

Timothy Ferriss Signs with Amazon Publishing - Posted August 17, 2011
Bestselling author Timothy Ferriss has signed with Amazon Publishing, the first big deal for the new Amazon imprint led by former agent Larry Kirshbaum. The 4-Hour Chef is scheduled for April 2012, applying Ferriss' strategies from ... [GalleyCat]

Timothy Ferriss Signs with Amazon Publishing - Posted August 16, 2011
Bestselling author Timothy Ferriss has signed with Amazon Publishing, the first big deal for the new Amazon imprint led by former agent Larry Kirshbaum. The 4-Hour Chef is scheduled for April 2012, applying Ferriss' strategies from ... [semanticweb.com]

Julia Cheiffetz Named Editorial Director at Amazon's New York Office - Posted July 18, 2011
Julia Cheiffetz has been named editorial director of Amazon's brand new New York City-based publishing imprint. She will start on August 1st. In a memo to staff, publisher Larry Kirshbaum explained the hire: "Julia's sharp editori... [GalleyCat]

Larry Kirshbaum Named Publisher at Amazon General-Interest Imprint - Posted May 23, 2011
Agent Larry Kirshbaum has been named publisher of Amazon's newly formed general-interest imprint. Kirshbaum will begin his new role on July 5th at the imp... [GalleyCat]

How Publishers Will Cope with Amazon's Monopoly - Posted January 27, 2010
At Digital Book World this morning, Mike Shatzkin quizzed his panel of publishing thinkers about the Amazon (AMZN) hold over the industry. "Amazon has 80 or 90 percent of the book buying [market] online and 80 or 90 p... [GalleyCat]

CEOs Ponder the Future of Publishing - Posted August 4, 2009
Publishing giants ... [GalleyCat]

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