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Simon & Schuster President Commits to Publishing Mike Pence Books Despite Staffers’ Demands

Simon & Schuster’s president and chief executive officer said on Tuesday that the publisher will be moving forward with its two-book deal with former Vice President Mike Pence, despite a petition circulated by staff demanding that the deal be canceled. “As a publisher in this polarized era, we have experienced outrage from both sides... go to Article >

Major publishers are refusing to offer a book deal to a 'radioactive' Trump, according to report

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Summary List PlacementFormer President Donald Trump boasted in a recent statement that he's "writing like crazy" on "the book of all books" and "turned down two book deals from the most unlikely publishers."  But in reality, all the major... read more

Jared Kushner secures book deal with HarperCollins imprint, as the publishing industry avoids signing up Trump himself

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Summary List PlacementJared Kushner has secured a book deal on his time as a White House senior advisor, while former President Donald Trump struggles to land one himself, according to multiple reports. Trump's son-in-law struck the deal with... read more

Mike Pence autobiography to be published as planned despite Simon & Schuster's employees efforts to cancel the deal, report says

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Summary List PlacementFormer Vice President Mike Pence's book deal is still intact after an internal effort to cancel its publication was shut down, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. Publisher Simon & Schuster announced on April 7... read more

Mike Pence’s publisher refuses to cancel memoir after staff protest

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Simon & Schuster president Jonathan Karp says seven-figure book deal will go ahead, after open letter from employees accuses publisher of being ‘on the wrong side of justice’ Simon & Schuster has said it will not pull out of a seven-figure book... read more

10 Things in Politics: Biden wants top companies to pay up

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Summary List PlacementGood morning! If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. I'm Brent Griffiths. Send tips to or tweet me @BrentGriffiths. Here's what we're talking about today: Biden says he's open to negotiating... read more