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  HarperCollins offers excerpts of books online - International Herald Tribune
Trying to widen its marketing reach on the Internet, HarperCollins Publishers will let readers see excerpts from its authors' books on its own Web site as well as on those of the authors themselves.
HarperCollins has been one of the most aggressive publishing houses in moving into digital publishing.
Last year, it said that it would be digitizing all its books.
www.iht.com /articles/2006/08/03/business/browse.php   (671 words)

  
 HarperCollins - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1989 Collins was taken over by Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation.
Collins is still used as an imprint, chiefly for wildlife and natural history books (including the on-going New Naturalist series) and field guides, as well as English and bilingual dictionaries based on the Bank of English, a large corpus of contemporary English texts.
The worldwide CEO of HarperCollins is Jane Friedman.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/HarperCollins   (314 words)

  
 HarperCollins to Junk Copies of a New Book Cited as Libel   (Site not responding. Last check: )
After threat of a libel suit, the publisher HarperCollins is taking the rare step of destroying its inventory of a new book that attacks James J. Cramer, the journalist and former hedge fund manager.
Herling said that HarperCollins, a division of the News Corporation, stood by the remainder of the book and planned to continue promoting it as soon as new copies became available.
Fox of HarperCollins said in his letter to the lawyer that the description of the inside trading activities was "based on a reliable source," although upon investigation the accusations proved "erroneous."
www.freerepublic.com /focus/f-news/647660/posts   (1036 words)

  
 'Largest' Christian Publisher Zondervan is a Division of HarperCollins which Publishes the Satanic Bible.
HarperCollins is one of the leading English-language publishers in the world and is a subsidiary of News Corporation.
HarperCollins Publishers is one of the world’s leading English-language publishers, with headquarters in New York and operations in Canada, the U.K., Australia/New Zealand and India.
HarperCollins is a broad-based publisher with strengths in literary and commercial fiction, business books, children’s books, cookbooks, mystery, romance, religious and spiritual books.
truthinheart.com /Zondervan.htm   (1773 words)

  
 News Corporation   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As a result, HarperCollins will focus its publishing efforts on a defined number of strategic areas in which it will pursue publishing excellence and market leadership.
The reduction of the HarperCollins worldwide workforce will amount to approximately 420 positions, the majority of which has already been completed.
This is the strongest possible signal that HarperCollins is already moving aggressively to engage new authors, to invest significantly in marketing and to sharpen its position as an adventurous, risk-taking and exciting major book publisher.
www.newscorp.com /news/news_030.html   (473 words)

  
 HarperCollins Careers
HarperCollins is the modern embodiment of a tradition of two centuries of fine publishing, offering books that come from the heart of our literary, popular and intellectual culture.
HarperCollins UK is one of the top three book publishing groups in the United Kingdom and was named Publisher of the Year at the British Book Awards in March 2002.
HarperCollins is also pleased to publish best-selling works of non-fiction from Margaret Visser, Dennis Lee, Marjorie Harris, Maggie Siggins, Maude Barlow, Witold Rybczynski, Rosemary Sullivan, as well as the celebrity autobiographies of Celine Dion, Eric Lindros, Wayne Gretzky, and Mike “Pinball” Clemons.
www.harpercollinscareers.com /careers/culture/ct_imprints.html   (1940 words)

  
 LEMONY SNICKET ::: Klaus Baudelaire
HarperCollins does not require a visitor to disclose more information than is reasonably necessary to participate in the online activity he or she is interested in.
HarperCollins uses personally identifiable information only for the purpose for which it is submitted unless we disclose other uses at the time of collection, in which case you will have the opportunity to instruct us not to use your data in other ways (i.e., "opt-out").
HarperCollins may also disclose some of the non-personally identifiable information we obtain to advertisers to inform them how many people have seen or linked to their advertisements on our Site.
www.lemonysnicket.com /Klaus/privacy.cfm   (2220 words)

  
 HarperAcademic: E-Bulletins   (Site not responding. Last check: )
HarperCollins collects personally identifiable information ("PII" -- that is, information such as your full name, email address, mailing address or telephone number) only in order to create or enhance our relationship with you.
HarperCollins will use your PII in a manner that is consistent with this Policy and only for the purpose for which it is submitted, unless other uses are disclosed at the time of collection and you allow us to use your information in these other ways.
HarperCollins may be required to disclose PII to comply with legal requirements, such as a court order, and to protect the safety and security of visitors to our web sites.
www.harperacademic.com /privacy.asp   (1310 words)

  
 PubEasy News - HarperCollins US Joins
HarperCollins Publishers, one of the world's leading English-language publishers, decision to implement PubEasy.com for its North American locations ensures that its bookselling customers worldwide can use a standard interface and single password for self-service inquiries and ordering.
When the HarperCollins PubEasy.com web site launches this fall, the entire North American and UK HarperCollins title file will be available to registered booksellers with a PubEasy.com password.
HarperCollins is home to many leading publishing imprints in North America, such as HarperCollins, The Ecco Press, HarperBusiness, William Morrow, Avon Books and Amistad Press.
www.pubeasy.com /news/releases/hc-us-join.html   (179 words)

  
 Privacy policy   (Site not responding. Last check: )
HarperCollins is part of the News America Group, which has adopted a set of Privacy Principles applicable to all its U.S.-based companies.
HarperCollins collects personally identifiable information ("PII" -- that is, information such as your full name, e-mail address, mailing address or telephone number) only in order to create or enhance our relationship with you.
Once you've left a HarperCollins Web site via such a link or by clicking on an advertisement, you should check the applicable privacy policy of the third party to determine how they will handle any PII they collect from you.
us.perfectbound.com /00000002-0000-0000-0000-000000000008/10/1/en/PrivacyPolicy.htm   (1239 words)

  
 Business Wire: Fourth Estate Founder Victoria Barnsley to Head HarperCollins UK   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In addition, HarperCollins will acquire Fourth Estate, which will become a HarperCollins division, publishing in both the UK and U.S. Barnsley will take on her new role immediately and will report to Jane Friedman, President and CEO of HarperCollins Publishers worldwide.
Today, HarperCollins UK is the 3rd largest publisher in the UK and is divided into seven divisions including Trade, Children's Books, Education, General Reference, Cartographic, Dictionaries and Thorsons.
HarperCollins Publishers is one of the leading English-language publishers in the world and is a subsidiary of News Corporation (NWS).
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_2000_July_11/ai_63284269   (738 words)

  
 Gotham reps HarperCollins for kid titles   (Site not responding. Last check: )
HarperCollins Children's Books, one of the leading publishers of books for young readers with such titles as "Charlotte's Web" and the Lemony Snicket books, has pacted with the Gotham Group, founded by Ellen Goldsmith-Vein, for representation for film, television, video and allied rights.
With the agreement, Gotham, which already reps Simon and Schuster's children and young adult libraries and such authors and illustrators as Tony Diterlizzi and Maurice Sendak, increases its dominance in the area of repping literary rights to kid lit that is looking to make the transition to the screen.
HarperCollins publishes about 500 children's books annually, and though it doesn't retain the rights to all of them, its library numbers in the thousands.
www.hollywoodreporter.com /thr/icopyright_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000592245   (332 words)

  
 HarperCollins Publishers
This website is provided by HarperCollins in good faith on an "as is", "as available" basis and HarperCollins does not guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, performance or fitness for a particular purpose of this website.
HarperCollins expressly reserves the right to make changes to this website and the disclaimer, legal notices, terms and conditions and order form at any time.
HarperCollins Publishers wishes to treat the personal details of all users of this website with respect, as well as treating it in accordance with the law.
www.voyager-books.co.uk /legal/legal.aspx   (394 words)

  
 MobileRead Networks - HarperCollins sends book samples to mobile phones
HarperCollins Publishers in Australia and Legion Interactive have teamed up to launch the MobileReader service, sending chapter samples of new books to customers' mobile phones.
In August, HarperCollins Children's Books UK launched the Meg Cabot Mobile Club where fans can get messages from the author, news, polls, and special offers sent directly to their phones.
Instead of fighting mobile technology, HarperCollins appears to be embracing it in unique and novel ways to promote their books.
www.mobileread.com /forums/showthread.php?t=5043   (487 words)

  
 OverDrive.com - News
The HarperCollins Private Reserve supplies online retailers with e-book catalog information, and fulfills e-book purchases to their customers in the Microsoft Reader and Adobe Acrobat eBook Reader formats.
Our systems will allow HarperCollins to use a single copy of each e-book title for secure fulfillment of retail sales all over the world, to manage e-book marketing and promotions, and to access real-time sales information," Potash added.
HarperCollins is one of the leading English-language publishers in the world and is a subsidiary of News Corporation (NYSE: NWS, NWS.A; ASX: NCP, NCPDP).
www.overdrive.com /news/pr/11052001.asp   (527 words)

  
 Clarence Thomas book deal reached with HarperCollins   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Patty Kelly, a spokeswoman for HarperCollins, confirmed that the company will publish Thomas' memoirs, but she declined to say how much he would be paid.
Thomas is expected to do limited television and newspaper interviews to promote the book, making an exception to his usual policy of refusing to be interviewed by reporters.
Someone familiar with the HarperCollins deal said that Thomas discussed with the other justices and book publishers his concerns that any publicity not hurt the dignity of the court.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/news/archive/2003/01/09/national1007EST0527.DTL&type=printable   (319 words)

  
 Don't Know Much About Ken Davis
HarperCollins may share personally identifiable information with other News Corp. affiliates or with some of our business partners who would like to send you information about their products or services.
When a visitor to our Site is under the age of 13, HarperCollins does not require the disclosure of more personally identifiable information than is reasonably necessary for him or her to participate in an activity as a condition of such participation.
HarperCollins may share a child's personal information with other News Corp. affiliates who may send you information about their products or services.
www.dontknowmuch.com /kids/privacy.html   (2238 words)

  
 HarperCollins Publishers, Inc.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
HarperCollins’ parent company, News Corp., is one of the largest media organizations in the world.
Though HarperCollins Publishers only came into existence in 1989, the company is the result of more than two-and-a-half centuries of publishing history.
Since 1996, HarperCollins has undergone dramatic restructuring under the leadership of CEO Jane Friedman.
www.wetfeet.com /asp/companyprofiles.asp?companypk=859   (320 words)

  
 HarperCollins Publishers Australia | Home
HarperCollins reserves the right to review and modify any of the Terms of Use at any time.
Information contained in the website is provided by HarperCollins in good faith, but HarperCollins makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of the website, or the information, the content, materials or products included on this website, including but not limited to freedom from viruses.
Except to the extent as provided by law, HarperCollins disclaims all responsibility as to the information, content, materials or products arising from the use of this website, whether direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise.
www.harpercollins.com.au /corporate/corporate_index.asp?id=cm_terms   (494 words)

  
 Boston.com / A&E / Books / HarperCollins to publish Reagan diaries   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Ronald Reagan's handwritten diaries of his eight years in the White House will be published as a book to be released next year, the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library Foundation and HarperCollins Publishers announced Tuesday.
While the volumes "were not initially intended for publication, we feel that these volumes offer an unprecedented insight into the Reagan Presidency," said Frederick Ryan Jr., chairman of the foundation's board of trustees.
Tim Duggan, executive editor at HarperCollins, will be the editor on the project.
www.boston.com /ae/books/articles/2005/04/26/harpercollins_to_publish_reagan_diaries   (162 words)

  
 Citrix Systems » HarperCollins Citrix Case Study   (Site not responding. Last check: )
HarperCollins, one of the largest book publishers in the UK, with operations in Europe, North America, Australia and Asia, and is ecognised the strategic role its IT infrastructure played in enabling the company to compete in the electronic age.
HarperCollins UK worked closely with Altor plc, a Gold Solutions Provider of the Citrix Solutions Network™, who aided in the project’s design and installation.
Breakspear sees Citrix application server computing as a milestone in the evolution of enterprise IT architectures: “Networked PC solutions which took over from mainframes in the 1990s were costly, resource-intensive, unreliable and difficult to manage.
citrix.com /English/aboutCitrix/caseStudies/caseStudy.asp?storyID=2637   (1409 words)

  
 HarperCollins Publishers Inc. - Careers, Jobs and Hiring Information: Vault.com.
HarperCollins Publishers Inc. - Careers, Jobs and Hiring Information: Vault.com.
With company profiles, interviewing advice, message boards, job listings, career services and more, Vault is your complete resource to jobs, careers, interviews and recruiting at HarperCollins Publishers Inc..
Luckily, "entry-level people belong to a union at Harper - they don't have to work overtime." Workers say "the vacation package - two weeks plus six personal days - is fairly generous," and during the summer, employees get to punch out at 2 p.m.
www.vault.com /company/HarperCollinsPublishersInc.html   (94 words)

  
 Business Wire: HarperCollins Children's Books Signs Deal with Comedy Legends Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner for Picture ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The deal was negotiated by Kate Morgan Jackson, HarperCollins Children's Books Editor-in-Chief, and Byron Preiss Visual Publications, Inc., who is producing the books in collaboration with HarperCollins.
HarperCollins Children's Books is one of the leading publishers of children's books.
HarperCollins Children's Books is a division of HarperCollins Publishers, one of the leading English language publishers in the world and a subsidiary of News Corporation (NYSE: NWS, NWS.A; ASX: NCP, NCPDP).
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_2004_Sept_27/ai_n6219197   (414 words)

  
 BookWeb: Bookselling This Week Archives: HarperCollins UK Feels the Heat   (Site not responding. Last check: )
On February 28, the Daily Telegraph reported that HarperCollins UK had decided to cancel the contract for Patten's East and West, which, reportedly, is highly critical of China's government.
Murdoch allegedly pressured the publisher's management to kill the book because he was concerned that its criticism of the Chinese government could hurt his chances for expanding his worldwide media empire into that huge, untapped market.
In addition, while Deng Xiaopin was still in power, HarperCollins published a flattering biography of the Chinese leader by Deng's daughter.
www.bookweb.org /news/btw/archive/956.html   (390 words)

  
 Business Wire: HarperCollins Publishers Acquires North-America... @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: )
HarperCollins Publishers Acquires North-American Rights to Novel by Gao Xingjian, Winner of the 2000 Nobel Prize for Literature.
HarperCollins Publishers today announced that it has purchased the North American rights to Soul Mountain, a novel by Chinese writer Gao Xingjian, winner of the 2000 Nobel Prize for Literature.
Soul Mountain, first published in English by HarperCollins Australia, will be published in the U.S. in January 2001.
highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1G1:66213351&refid=ip_almanac_hf   (466 words)

  
 Hispanic PR Wire - HarperCollins Publishers Expands Rayo Publishing Program Offering Greater Range of Titles to Latino ...
Rayo, whose eclectic publishing list has included titles in both non-fiction and fiction since the imprint was launched in 2000, will expand to include more bilingual children's books, spiritual, self-help and general reference titles.
Soon after, his vision for a program where the creative voice and experience of the contemporary U.S. Latino would be published to its full potential meshed with Friedman's passion for pursuing this market.
She joined HarperCollins as Rayo's Editorial Assistant in 2001 and has played a vital role in Rayo's growth by successfully coordinating the translation and publication of many of Rayo's more successful titles.
www.hispanicprwire.com /news.php?l=in&id=2926&cha=1   (884 words)

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