Saturday, December 16, 2017
The Roundup with PW
Walmart, Hay House Back Away From Smiley: The mass merchant has cut ties and the publisher has distanced itself from Tavis Smiley following allegations of sexual misconduct.
New Zora Neale Hurston Discovered: HarperCollins will release the previously unpublished 'Barracoon,' about the last survivor of the Atlantic slave trade, in 2018.
Amazon and Luxembourg vs. the EU: Luxembourg is challenging a European Union order to recover about 250 million euros in back taxes from the e-tailer.
Amy Siskind's Anti-Trump Book Deal: Bloomsbury will publish the political activist's 'The List: A Week-by-Week Reckoning of Trump's First Year' in April.
Marie Dutton Brown Changed the Book Biz: The iconic editor and book agent, now 77, reflects on 50 years in the publishing industry.