Publishers Weekly

Karen Kingsbury Debuts in Middle Grade

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Kingsbury, whose novels including the Baxter Family series have sold more than 22 million copies, is entering the middle grade market with a new series coming from Simon & Schuster’s Paula Wiseman imprint.

<i>PW</i>’s 10 Most-Read Religion Stories of 2018

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Questions over the changing religious beliefs of millennials, a defamation suit filed by the subject of 2010’s bestseller ‘The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven,’ and reports of sexual misconduct at Christian writing conferences make up some of PW’s top religion and spirituality stories of 2018.

Chris Ryall Returns to IDW Publishing

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Ryall, who left IDW earlier this year, has been named president, publisher, and chief creative officer of the comics and graphic novel publisher. Former IDW president and publisher Greg Goldstein is stepping down.

This Week's Bestsellers: December 10, 2018

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The Scottish Granny creates another viral hit with ‘I Need a New Butt!’ Plus QVC host David Venable’s latest cookbook is the second bestselling title in the country, and ‘A Dog’s Purpose’ heads to the big screen.

Book Deals: Week of December 10, 2018

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NBA finalist Téa Obreht sells a novel to Random House, Beach Lane buys an Amy Cherrix picture book for six figures, Avery picks up a title on gut health for a rumored high-six-figure sum, and more in this week's notable book deals.

The Week in Libraries: December 7, 2018

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Among the week's headlines: The 2018 'I Love my Librarian' award winners are honored at a reception in New York; ALA offers a legislative update as the 115th Congress enters its final weeks; and what does Tumblr's decision to police its platform for pornography say about the future of the internet?

Centrello Details Crown Reorg

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The newly combined Random House and Crown publishing groups will be known as Random House. David Drake, Aaron Wehner, and Tina Constable have been given prominent roles in the new Crown, while Crown publisher Molly Stern will leave the company.