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News Corp to Acquire Simon & Schuster?

Written By: admin - Nov• 21•12

Simon, Schuster, Harper & Collins anyone?

While I was right about acquisitions taking place among the Big Six this year, I was wrong about the players. I thought Amazon would buy HarperCollins. However, the multinational conglomerate who owns HarperCollins, Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp., seems to have other plans. They might be going after S&S.

Read all about their potential acquisition of venerable Simon & Schuster in this Publishers Weekly article.

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