James Patterson

Type: Person
Name: James Patterson
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

Hachette authors urge Amazon board to end contract dispute

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – More than 1,000 Hachette Book Group authors including Malcolm Gladwell, Stephen King and James Patterson have ... [Published Truth - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Five minutes – Mwajuma Babu

I’m good at..........cooking and reading in between the lines.I’m very bad at.........standing up someone.The last book I enjoyed reading is.........Roses Are Red by James Patterson.The most surprising thing that happened to me is........I'm still waiting ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

Authors Target Amazon's Reputation in Latest Salvo in Amazon-Hachette Battle

Amazon has one of the best reputations among companies in the world. It should be the pride of Amazon leadership, employees, investors and even loyal customers. Reputations like Amazon’s take years of quality service and fair dealings to build — and can ... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

bloom berg briefing

Number of the day$2.5 billionThat’s how much Microsoft is paying to buy Mojang, the company behind the popular game “Minecraft.” The Seattle software giant is hoping the top-selling game will boost its Xbox and mobile businesses. Minecraft founder Markus ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

The 2014 Forbes sick list – or, why shit pays

By Let’s kick this off with one comment from a writer – a fairly successful and well-respected one. As H.L. Mencken said: “No one in this world, so far as I know … has ever lost money by underestimating the intelligence of the great masses of the plain ... [Published TeleRead - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

The death of bookstores is bad news for Thailand

Home » opinion » Reading has been a favourite hobby for me since childhood. As a youngster, I was sent out to buy my father's favourite weekly magazines - mostly mysteries involving ghostly encounters. As a reward I could buy myself comic books.Then my ... [Published The Nation - Thailand - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Best-sellers from Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble booksellers in Newington contributed to this list of top-selling books in the region for the week of .... Sept. 1-7 FICTION Hardcover 1. Personal — Lee Child 2. The Long Way Home — Louise Penny 3. The Secret Place — Tana French 4. Somewhere ... [Published York County Coast Star - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

September activities include reading

FRANKLIN GROVE – The Franklin Grove Library Book Club will read “Grace (Eventually): Thoughts on Faith,” by Anne Lamott.The group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the library, 112 S. Elm St. Copies are available at the circulation desk.Movie Night is ... [Published Saukvalley.com - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

USA Today Best-sellers

1. “Personal” by Lee Child (Delacorte)2. “If I Stay” by Gayle Forman (Speak)3. “Gone Girl” by Gillian Flynn (Broadway Books)4. “The Best of Me” by Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central Publishing)5. “Somewhere Safe With Somebody Good” by Jan Karon (G.P. Putnam’s ... [Published TriValleyCentral.com - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Downhill racing on the up

Last weekend’s "Urban Downhill" proved such a success with both mountain riders and those turning out to watch them race through West Park there are now plans for more of them.Around 50 riders - some as young as 13 - raced through the park on Saturday ... [Published Bailiwick Express - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Ten U of a Freshmen Awarded Patterson Teacher-Education Scholarships Best-Selling Author Doubles Commitment to Promote Literacy

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark -- The following information was released by the University of Arkansas:Ten freshmen planning to major in elementary education at the University of Arkansas will receive the James Patterson Teacher Education Scholarship established last ... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

2 Chicago Writers Join List of World's Top-Earning Authors

Two Chicago writers have joined the ranks of Forbes' top-earning authors in the world.Veronica Roth, author of the “Divergent” trilogy, tied with three other top authors (Jeff Kinney, John Grisham and Stephen King) for sixth with a listed earning of $17 ... [Published NBC Chicago - Sep 11 2014]

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...I can to try and get kids reading, but the most important piece is helping turn out better teachers with these scholarships," Patterson said. "the students selected for arkansas' first class of patterson scholars already have big plans - some hope to be elementary school teachers, one to be a school librarian, and one even wants to open an education center in nicaragua - so why not keep a good thing going?"

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bloom berg briefing [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Sep 16 2014]
Hachette authors urge Amazon board to end contr... [Published Truth - Sep 15 2014]
The 2014 Forbes sick list – or, why shit pays [Published TeleRead - Sep 15 2014]
Hachette authors urge Amazon board to end contr... [Published Reuters: Technology News - Sep 15 2014]
Authors Target Amazon's Reputation in Latest Sa... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 15 2014]
RPT-Hachette authors urge Amazon board to end c... [Published CNBC - Sep 15 2014]
The death of bookstores is bad news for Thailand [Published The Nation - Thailand - Sep 15 2014]
Best-sellers from Barnes & Noble [Published York County Coast Star - Sep 14 2014]
September activities include reading [Published Saukvalley.com - Sep 13 2014]
USA Today Best-sellers [Published TriValleyCentral.com - Sep 12 2014]
Naruto #66 Ranks 3rd in U.S. Monthly BookScan A... [Published Anime News Network - Sep 12 2014]
Downhill racing on the up [Published Bailiwick Express - Sep 12 2014]
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS [Published Denver Post - Sep 11 2014]
Ten U of a Freshmen Awarded Patterson Teacher-E... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 11 2014]
2 Chicago Writers Join List of World's Top-Earn... [Published NBC Chicago - Sep 11 2014]
Palm Beach Best-Sellers [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 10 2014]
Explore Different Veterinary Career Options [Published Examiner.com - Sep 10 2014]
Ten U of A Freshmen Awarded Patterson Teacher-E... [Published Noodls - Sep 10 2014]
‘Personal’ Leads iBooks Bestsellers List [Published Media Bistro - Sep 09 2014]
Barnes & Noble's (BKS) CEO Michael Huseby on Q1... [Published Seeking Alpha - Sep 09 2014]
The World's Top-Earning Authors: Veronica Roth,... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 08 2014]
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4 Stars 21 Yr Old CEO's "The Success Initiative" [Published PR.com Press Releases - Aug 13 2014]
New Orleans, LA, August 13, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Readers' Favorite, an industry standout reviewing "for icons and celebrities like Random House, Penguin Group, Harper Collins, Simon & Schuster....James Patterson, Nicholas Sparks, David Baldacci, Jim ...
Amazon vs. Disney, Explained by Classic Animate... [Published The Curious Capitalist - Aug 11 2014]
More3 Ways Walmart Is Trying to Out-Amazon Amazon Google, Barnes & Noble Team Up to Take on Amazon Best ATM Ever Gives Away Free Trips to Disney, Flights to Caribbean In its storied, revolutionary history, Amazon.com hasn’t been hesitant to employ ...
Amazon-Hachette price war: Email a CEO [Published AdBanks.net - Aug 10 2014]
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his Hachette counterpart should prepare for some reader emails. br /> Looking for some scintillating reading? Put down your e-book, and dig into the battle over how those books are priced. The war of words between Amazon, ...
Is Amazon Evil Because It Wants to Charge You *... [Published Hit & Run - Jul 30 2014]
<p><img alt="" height="263" src="http://cloudfront-media.reason.com/mc/ngillespie/2014_07/bezos428.jpg?h=263&w=350" title="30 Percenter.|||" width="350" style="float: right;"/&gt;Folksinterested in the publishing industry know that Amazon, the world' ...
Barnes & Noble’s Get Pop-Cultured Celebrations ... [Published EON Retail - Jul 29 2014]
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced even more special events in all stores nationwide ...
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