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Levar Burton and Don Cheadle GRAMMY® Nominees: Nods for Two Hachette Audio Productions

New York-November 23, 2021 The Recording Academy® has announced their 2022 GRAMMY Awards nominees, and two Hachette Audio productions have been honored in the category Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audiobooks, & Storytelling). Recording Academy members voted this year in record numbers, and recognized both LeVar Burton’s new recording of his prescient sci-fi novel AFTERMATH […]
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Lagardère Third Quarter 2021 Results

Paris-October 28, 2021 Lagardère announced results for the first nine months of 2021 today. Highlights of the company’s financial performance are as follows: At Hachette Book Group: Hachette Book Group CEO Michael Pietsch said, “HBG’s year-to-date revenues through the third quarter are significantly above 2020, despite a difficult comparison in the third quarter due to […]
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Jerry Pinkney, Caldecott Medal–Winning Illustrator, 1939–2021

New York-October 20, 2021 Little, Brown Books for Young Readers is saddened to announce the passing of Jerry Pinkney, one of the most heralded children’s book illustrators of all time. The illustrator of more than one hundred books, he had the rare distinction of being the recipient of five Caldecott Honors and the winner of the […]
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