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Sales soar for 'Da Vinci Code' paperback

...million, publisher Anchor Books told The Associated Press on Wednesday. Russell Perreault, vice president and director of publicity for Anchor and Vintage Books, paperback imprints of Random House, Inc., said the weekly sales were the highest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/07/art_76374.shtml
Arts
Clinton sells nearly 1 million books in six days

...should be reached soon. "It's a certainty, we just don't know what day it will be," said Knopf executive director of publicity Paul Bogaards. "It could be today, it could be tomorrow." The book went on sale last Tuesday, and sold more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/29/art_420515.shtml
Arts
Culinary legend Julia Child dies at 91

...before what would have been her 92nd birthday. "America has lost a true national treasure," Nicholas Latimer, director of publicity for Alfred A. Knopf publishing, said in a statement Friday. "She will be missed terribly." The statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/13/met_425152.shtml
Metro
Culinary legend Julia Child dies at 91

...before what would have been her 92nd birthday. "America has lost a true national treasure," Nicholas Latimer, director of publicity for Alfred A. Knopf publishing, said in a statement Friday. "She will be missed terribly." The statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/14/foo_425246.shtml
Food
Jessica Lynch book to debut at No. 1

...of nonfiction best sellers. "Clearly, people are responding to her story," said Paul Bogaards, executive director of publicity at Alfred A. Knopf, which released "I Am a Soldier, Too" on Nov. 11, Veteran's Day, with a first printing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/20/art_393504.shtml
Arts
Barbara Walters to write her memoirs

...publication in 2007 by Miramax Books, which Walters credits with making "an offer I couldn't refuse." Miramax's director of publicity, Hilary Bass, said the deal was worth a "healthy seven figures." The 74-year-old Walters announced in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/18/art_412536.shtml
Arts
Borders' end to have ripple effect across country

...publishing industry: As Borders stores disappear, other booksellers could benefit.Jennifer Romanello, executive director of publicity at Grand Central Publishing in New York who stopped sending authors to most Borders for book signings after they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-07-19/borders-end-have-ripple-ef
Pokemon show is still on the air and going strong

...The new season episodes of Pokemon will be shown Saturdays at 10 a.m., according to Natalie Anderson, director of publicity for The WB 100 Plus Station Group. Jones Intercable, a service of Comcast Communications, is serving as the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/14/liv_270194.shtml
Life & style
On the move

...Balbosa, from juvenile correctional officer 1 to juvenile correctional officer 2. - Holly Croft has been named director of publicity for Augusta book publisher Harbor House. She was previously employed as a congressional aide. Matthew Riddle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/11/bus_1483.shtml
Business
Demands of talent surprising

...cigarettes to tea bags -- shows you've made it big, and it's a way to wield star power, said Jill Tomlinson, director of publicity for New York-based Wind-up Records. "As soon as you can fill a room, you can start demanding more," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/07/ent_246739.shtml
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