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Archive for October, 2010

Random House worldwide acquires multi-language publishing rights to 2012 Salman Rushdie memoir.

Thursday, October 21st, 2010

Random House worldwide acquires multi-language publishing rights to 2012 Salman Rushdie memoir.

Jon Meacham named Random House Publishing Group Executive V.P., Executive Editor.

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010

Former Newsweek Editor, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham named Random House Publishing Group Executive V.P., Executive Editor.

2010 National Book Awards Nominees

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

Congratulations to our four 2010 National Book Awards nominees: Parrot and Olivier in America by Peter Carey (Fiction); Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demick (Nonfiction); Every Man in this Village Is a Liar by Megan K. Stack (Nonfiction); and Dark Water by Laura McNeal (Young People’s Literature).

Fodor’s Compass American Guides Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks won the Lowell Thomas silver medal

Monday, October 11th, 2010

Fodor’s Compass American Guides Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks won the Lowell Thomas silver medal for best travel guidebook published in 2009-2010.

Decision Points by George W. Bush will be published with a first printing of 1,500,000 copies.

Friday, October 8th, 2010

Decision Points by George W. Bush will be published in North America on November 9, 2010, by Crown Publishers with a first printing of 1,500,000 copies.

Fodor’s Travel announces Mobile Apps for New York City, San Francisco, London, Rome, and Paris.

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Fodor’s Travel announces mobile apps for New York City, San Francisco, London, Rome, and Paris.

Debbie Macomber to become Ballantine Bantam Dell author in 2012

Monday, October 4th, 2010

Debbie Macomber to become Ballantine Bantam Dell author in 2012; Random House Publishing Group acquires world rights to six new novels.

Ruth Reichl joining the Random House imprint

Friday, October 1st, 2010

Ruth Reichl, James Beard Award-winning, New York Times bestselling author, and former Editor-in-Chief of Gourmet magazine, is joining the Random House imprint of the Random House Publishing Group as both author and in the newly created position of Editor-at-Large, it was announced today by Random House Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, Susan Kamil.