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  • Publisher Pulls Celeb Endorsements from Bill Cosby Biography

    Jul 22, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Mark Whitaker’s book on Bill Cosby has just lost all of its celebrity endorsements. Simon & Schuster vice president and executive director of publicity Cary Goldstein told The AP Wednesday that because of “recent events” it was removing blurbs from Billy Crystal, Mary Tyler Moore and other stars for “Cosby: His Life and Times,” which […]

  • OWN Taps Tyrese, Rev Run for Man-Themed Talk Show

    Jun 11, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *OWN today announced a new primetime show from Tyrese Gibson and rapper Rev Run based on their New York Times bestselling Simon & Schuster book “Man-ology.” Through eight weekly episodes set to debut in early 2016, the longtime friends will share everything viewers need to know about men and love. Often at odds with each […]

  • Shonda Rhimes’ First Book, ‘Year of Yes’, Due Nov. 2015

    Jun 2, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Prolific TV producer Shonda Rhimes is set to invade the world of literature with her first book, due this fall. Publisher Simon & Schuster announced Tuesday that Year of Yes, the first book written by the executive producer of “Grey’s Anatomy,” “How to Get Away With Murder” and “Scandal,” is expected to hit shelves in […]

  • ‘Empire’s’ Taraji P. Henson Writing Memoir Due in 2016

    Apr 9, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The power of a single role… Since Taraji P. Henson debuted in January as the feisty Cookie Lyon on “Empire,” the actress has catapulted from stardom to superstardom. She’s got “Saturday Night Live” coming up this weekend, and in mid-2016, she’ll have a memoir on bookshelves courtesy of Simon & Schuster imprint 37 Ink. The […]

  • ‘Gone With the Wind’ Prequel to Tell Story of Mammy

    Mar 27, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Nearly seven decades after the publication of “Gone With the Wind,” a new book will detail the backstory of Mammy, the servant character immortalized in the 1939 film by Hattie McDaniel. Simon & Schuster imprint Atria announced Thursday that it will publish Donald McCaig’s “Ruth’s Journey” in October as a prequel to Margaret Mitchell’s million-selling […]

  • Derek Jeter Starts Publishing Imprint With Simon & Schuster

    Nov 15, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Derek Jeter is looking for a home run in a completely different field. After nineteen seasons with the New York Yankees, the slugger is adding book publishing to his personal lineup through his new imprint under Simon & Schuster. The athlete will co-publish sports-related books via Jeter Publishing, which aims to reach a broad audience […]