Bestseller Index

Written By Keith L. Justice
Bestseller Index
  • Publsiher : McFarland & Company Incorporated Pub
  • Release : 16 May 1998
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 483 pages
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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Download or read book entitled Bestseller Index by author: Keith L. Justice which was release on 16 May 1998 and published by McFarland & Company Incorporated Pub with total page 483 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Publishers Weekly bestseller list started on May 3, 1919; the New York Times Book Review list began on October 6, 1935. Though the lists do not always reflect the best in American publishing, they do offer a myriad of insights into popular culture. All books that have appeared on any of the Publishers Weekly or New York Times lists are included in this comprehensive reference work. Arranged alphabetically by author and then by book, each entry includes the book s title, publisher, lists on which it appeared and dates it debuted thereon, peak position, and total number of weeks on the lists. Information is provided for hardcover, paperback, and other special editions when appropriate."

Bestseller Index

Bestseller Index
  • Author : Keith L. Justice
  • Publisher : McFarland & Company Incorporated Pub
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 483
  • ISBN :
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Summary : The Publishers Weekly bestseller list started on May 3, 1919; the New York Times Book Review list began on October 6, 1935. Though the lists do not always reflect the best in American publishing, they do offer a myriad of insights into popular culture. All books that have appeared on any of the Publishers ...

Book History

Book History
  • Author : Ezra Greenspan,Jonathan Rose
  • Publisher : Penn State Press
  • Release Date : 2000-08-01
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Book History is the annual journal of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing, Inc. (SHARP). Book History is devoted to every aspect of the history of the book, broadly defined as the history of the creation, dissemination, and the reception of script and print. Book History ...

Dear Appalachia

Dear Appalachia
  • Author : Emily Satterwhite
  • Publisher : University Press of Kentucky
  • Release Date : 2011-10-01
  • Total pages : 379
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Much criticism has been directed at negative stereotypes of Appalachia perpetuated by movies, television shows, and news media. Books, on the other hand, often draw enthusiastic praise for their celebration of the simplicity and authenticity of the Appalachian region. Dear Appalachia: Readers, Identity, and Popular Fiction since 1878 employs the innovative ...

The Making of a Bestseller

The Making of a Bestseller
  • Author : Brian Edward Hill,Dee Power
  • Publisher : Kaplan
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 251
  • ISBN :
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Summary : For each of the 150,000 books published in 2002, there are dozens that are still hoping to see the light of day. Bowkers estimates less than 1% to successfully climbing the bestseller list. What separates the winners in the battle for bestseller status? Capitalizing on insight gained from interviews with industry experts and ...

Author in Chief

Author in Chief
  • Author : Craig Fehrman
  • Publisher : Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster
  • Release Date : 2021-02-16
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN :
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Summary : “One of the best books on the American presidency to appear in recent years” (The Wall Street Journal) and based on a decade of research and reporting—a delightful new window into the public and private lives America’s presidents as authors. Most Americans are familiar with Abraham Lincoln’s ...

Bestsellers A Very Short Introduction

Bestsellers  A Very Short Introduction
  • Author : John Sutherland
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2007-10-25
  • Total pages : 127
  • ISBN :
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Summary : For the last century, the tastes and preferences of readers of fiction have been reflected in the American and British bestseller lists, and this Very Short Introduction takes an engaging look through the lists to reveal what we have been reading - and why....

The Feminist Bestseller

The Feminist Bestseller
  • Author : Imelda Whelehan
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2005-11-15
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Imelda Whelehan provides an overview of popular women's writing from the late 1960s to the present, looking at how key feminist texts such as The Women's Room, Kinflicks and Fear of Flying have influenced popular contemporary fiction such as Bridget Jones' Diary and Sex and the City. Whelehan reconsiders the ...

Making the List

Making the List
  • Author : Michael Korda
  • Publisher : Barnes & Noble Publishing
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 228
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Summary : Using the annual hardcover best seller lists from "The Bookman" and then "Publishers Weekly," examines twentieth-century American social, cultural, and historical trends through the lens of popular literature....

Bestseller

Bestseller
  • Author : Robert McParland
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2018-12-15
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN :
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Summary : This book looks at the bestselling titles since the early 20th century. The author considers how the popular circulation of these books reflected America’s consciousness and tastes at different junctures in the country's history....

Choice

Choice
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Read online Choice written by , published by which was released on 1998. Download full Choice Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Hype

Hype
  • Author : Jon Helgason,Sara Kärrholm,Ann Steiner
  • Publisher : Nordic Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-08-11
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Bestsellers are the books that sell well, are read by large numbers of people, and are widely talked about in the media and among readers. Yet there has been little research on the creation, reception, and cultural and social significance of bestsellers. Recognizing that popular narratives play an important role ...

The Making of a Bestseller

The Making of a Bestseller
  • Author : Arthur T. Vanderbilt
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 1999-01-01
  • Total pages : 234
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Writer F. Scott Fitzgerald's career itself is a metaphor for the vagaries of book publishing. If Fitzgerald would have had his way, we would today refer to The Great Gatsby as either Gold-Hatted Gatsby, Trimalchio in West Egg, or The High-Bouncing Lover. A few years before Gatsby, Fitzgerald had become ...

The Invisible Bestseller

The Invisible Bestseller
  • Author : Kenneth A. Briggs
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 239
  • ISBN :
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Summary : How can a book -- one that's found in courthouses, libraries, and millions of households across the land -- be everywhere and nowhere at the same time? In this book, veteran religion writer Kenneth Briggs asks how, even as the Bible remains the best-selling book of all time, fewer Americans ...

Contemporary Authors

Contemporary Authors
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Read online Contemporary Authors written by , published by which was released on 1999. Download full Contemporary Authors Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Library Journal

Library Journal
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN :
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Summary : Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately....