Monday, April 17, 2006
Simon & Schuster Buys Local Christian Publisher
(This is a couple months old, but it was news to me until just now.)
From Howard Publishing's Who We Are page: "Howard Books has been in business since 1969 and became a division of Simon & Schuster in 2006."
From Simon & Schuster's press release:
Agreement with Growing Christian Publisher Marks S&S Entry into Christian Publishing MarketplaceSee also this Publishers Weekly article.
NEW YORK, February 13 -- Simon & Schuster has acquired Howard Publishing, a leading Christian and inspirational publishing company based in West Monroe, Louisiana.
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