Sookie Stackhouse Book Series Help Sales

March 4, 2009 by  

Matthew Flamm reports in his article “Penguin’s profits fly in face of industry trend,” book sales of Charlaine Harris’ Sookie Stackhouse Southern Vampire series boxed set helped lead Penguin Group publications to have one of its best December ever in 2008.  The adaptation of the Sookie Stackhouse series by Alan Ball into the hit HBO TV series True Blood has spawned a new group of readers drawn to the supernatural world that Charlaine Harris created in her Sookie Stackhouse novels.  Mr. Flamm provides in his report a detailed description of the growth at Penguin Group and an interview with Chief Executive of Penguin Group (USA), David Shanks.  To read Mr. Flamm’s article please click the following link:  Penguin’s profits fly in face of industry trend

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