Simon & Schuster


Penguin Random House, Ingram, Simon & Schuster Now Distributing Comics

And advised that comic stores still operating, get accounts from Ingram or Simon & Schuster Ingram has Marvel, DC, Dark Horse, IDW, Dynamite, Boom, Archie, Scholastic and more on their list, Simon & Schuster has Boom Studios, Humanoids, Legendary, Rebellion and more It seems to be only Image Comics these days among the bigger publishers[...]

WEBTOON is the World’s Most Successful Comics Publisher – And You Hadn’t Heard of it Till Now

WEBTOON is the World's Most Successful Comics Publisher – And You Hadn't Heard of it Till Now

They're currently working with Amazon Publishing, HarperCollins, Macmillan/Tor Books, Penguin Random House, and Simon & Schuster to adapt Young Adult novels into comics. How to Start Reading WEBTOON [caption id="attachment_1081446" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Uru-Chan[/caption]Everyone’s tastes are different, so we’re not going to tell you what to read When you get on WEBTOON for the first time, there are plenty[...]

'Loner': HBO Developing Series Pilot for Teddy Wayne Novel Adaptation

Though its Television Critics Association (TCA) winter press event is over, that doesn't mean HBO is finished boosting its programming slate - announcing early pilot development on Loner, a drama based on author Teddy Wayne's 2016 award-winning novel published by Simon & Schuster Wayne is expected to both write the pilot and executive produce the project.Here's[...]

CW Sets Theodora Goss' The Strange Case Of the Alchemist Daughter for Series

They team up with other unsung but remarkable daughters of famous literary figures to take on societal norms and discover the truth behind their origins.Goss has published two volumes in the "The Extraordinary Adventures of the Athena Club" book series through Simon & Schuster/Saga Press: The Strange Case Of the Alchemist Daughter in June 2017; and[...]

CW Taps The Skinny's Jessie Kahnweiler to Adapt The Viagra Diaries

Anny must keep her true identity hidden just as her writing finds a new worldwide audience and Kit gets all the credit.[caption id="attachment_763097" align="aligncenter" width="337"] Credit: Simon & Schuster[/caption]As you can see from the original synopsis for the book from publisher Simon & Schuster, the network is clearly making some adjustments to the overall storyline: Just[...]

The Lying Game: eOne Adapting Ruth Ware Mystery Novel To Series

Hollywood's infatuation with Ruth Ware continues with news that the author's New York Times-bestselling novel The Lying Game is being adapted to series by Entertainment One (eOne) through The Gotham Group (The Maze Runner). Ellen Goldsmith-Vein, Jeremy Bell and Lindsay Williams are set to executive produce the psychological thriller; while eOne’s Vice President-Scripted Development Polly Williams[...]

Oni Drops Diamond, Hooks Up With Simon & Schuster For Bookstore Distribution

Following that tradition, Oni Press has dumped Diamond for bookstore distribution just days before New York Comic Con, and they've already hopped in bed with a new partner: Simon & Schuster.Oni flaunted the news by updating its relationship status on Facebook to "it's complicated," and also by sending out a press release: Simon & Schuster has[...]

CBLDF Supports Simon & Schuster Over Publication Of Milo Yiannopoulos

The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund has joined the the National Coalition Against Censorship this week in issuing a statement regarding calls to boycott all books from publisher Simon & Schuster after one of its imprints announced the upcoming release of Dangerous, a memoir by Breitbart writer and alt-right darling Milo Yiannopoulos.The statement supports the right to[...]

Milo Yiannopoulos To Earn "Wheelbarrow Full Of Money" For Simon & Schuster Autobiography

Simon & Schuster will publish an autobiography titled Dangerous by controversial alt-right figure Milo Yiannopoulos, according to The Hollywood Reporter The deal is reported to pay Yiannopoulos a $250,000 advance for the book, after a meeting with Simon & Schuster executives went shockingly well for him, despite outright attempts to shock them with his viewpoints,[...]

New Nancy Drew And Hardy Boys Comics From Dynamite At San Diego Comic-Con

The new license with Simon & Schuster gives the comic publisher access to the two 90 year old properties Nancy Drew debuted in 1927, while Frank and Joe Hardy first appeared in 1930 The adolescent crime solving adventures have sold over 300 million books worldwide.For those who grew up in the 1970s, there were live-action[...]