Two editors at Pocket Books and an editorial assistant at Simon Spotlight Entertainment were laid off in a small round of cuts carried out at Simon & Schuster last week.
Maggie Crawford, the editorial director of Pocket Books, had been with the company for more than eight years, and developed a reputation in the field Read More
Following the surprise success of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, in which Jane Austen’s classic comedy of manners is retold as a horror story featuring the undead, Pocket Books has signed up another zombie mash-up book. This one is about the Beatles, and it will be called Paul is Undead.
Author Alan Goldsher Read More
Lorenzo Benet, who penned People Magazine’s cover story on Sarah Palin a few weeks back, has signed on to do a full-length biography of the vice presidential candidate for Threshold Editions, the conservative imprint of Simon & Schuster that employs former Bush advisor Mary Matalin and which recently published Jerome Corsi’s Read More