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Little, Brown to Publish Lego Children's Books and Graphic Novels

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers has cut a multi-year deal with Lego to publish a line of children's books and graphic novels. The books and graphic novels will be set in Lego worlds based on the Lego Ninjago, Lego Friends and Lego Bionicle lines. They will also be available in ebook formats. Read more... March 16, 2015

Isabel Allende to Publish New Novel With Atria Books

Atria Books has announced that it will publish a new novel by author Isabel Allende. Atria has also acquired four titles from her backlist. Her books have sold over 65 million copies worldwide and have been translated into over 35 languages. Read more... March 10, 2015

Veronica Roth Writing New Young Adult Series

Veronica Roth, author of the bestselling Divergent series, has just inked a deal for two new novels with HarperCollins. The deal is for a new young adult series which Ms. Roth says is "in the vein of Star Wars." Read more... March 5, 2015

Entourage's Ari Gold Inks Book Deal With Hachette

Hollywood super agent Ari Gold, who is one of the most entertaining characters on the HBO television show Entourage is writing a book. Yes, the fictional character played by Jeremy Piven just inked a book deal with Hachette Books. Gold's book will be called The Gold Standard: Rules to Rule and it will hit bookstores on May 12, 2015 Read more... March 3, 2015

Drew Barrymore to Publish Memoir With Dutton

Drew Barrymore has cut a book deal with Dutton, part of Penguin Books. Drew will published a collection of autobiographical essays in the as yet untitled memoir. Read more... February 26, 2015

New Dr. Seuss Book to Be Published in July 2015

A new Dr. Seuss book, What Pet Should I Get?, will be published on July 28, 2015. The manuscript with sketches by the late Ted Geisel were discovered in his home in La Jolla, Calif. The book will be published by Random House Children's Books. Read more... February 18, 2015

Pharrell Williams Cuts Happy Picture Book Deal

Pharrell Williams has a cut a deal with Putnam Books for children's books inspired by his hit song, "Happy." The deal include four picture books with Putnam Books for Young Readers. The first book will be published on September 22 and will have a first print run of 250,000 copies. Read more... February 17, 2015

Tommy Hilfiger Inks Memoir Deal

Fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger just signed a deal with the Random House imprint Ballantine Books for a memoir. Hilfiger is the founder of the multi-billion dollar global lifestyle brand that bears his name. The book will be released in the fall of 2015 to coincide with the 30 year anniversary of the founding of the brand. Read more... February 14, 2015

Oprah's New Book Club Pick is Ruby by Cynthia Bond

It's been more than a year since Oprah Winfrey chose a book for her Oprah's Book Club 2.0. But the wait is over because Oprah has found a book that she's really, really excited about. The book is Ruby by Cynthia Bond. Read more... February 10, 2015

Whole Foods Launches Cereal Boxes Featuring Eric Carle Artwork

Whole Foods Market has partnered with The World of Eric Carle for a line of special cereal boxes. Whole Foods' 365 Everyday Value cereal boxes will feature games for children and artwork by Carle. The artwork includes the children's favorite, The Very Hunger Caterpillar. Read more... February 8, 2015
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