04 March 2009

Turner Publishing Acquires My Most Recent Book


Turner Publishing announced it has acquired the remaining inventory and the exclusive option to purchase the remaining 431 titles from Nashville-based Cumberland House. The titles affected are in a variety of categories in both fiction and non-fiction. Turner Publishing will be the vendor of record for the selected titles going forward. "We're excited to provide a home for these authors and will be fully supporting these titles," said Turner President and Publisher Todd Bottorff. "We will be selling the existing inventory and then converting titles to Turner imprints," he added. Copies of these titles will be available from Turner's distribution center or through select quality book wholesalers. Marketing and events will be handled exclusively by Turner for these titles and their authors.

Ron Pitkin commented, "I am very pleased that the authors of these 432 wonderful Cumberland House books will have a new home at Turner Publishing. Turner has an excellent reputation in the publishing world, and I believe it will be an ideal place for these Cumberland House books and authors."

For a list of the affected titles or more information please contact Turner Publishing.

Founded by Ron Pitkin in 1996, Cumberland House publishes gift books, cooking, history, health, sports, entertainment and regional titles.

Founded in 1985, Turner Publishing is an award-winning, independent publisher based in Nashville, Tennessee. Turner Publishing Company imprints include: Turner, Trade Paper Press, and Iroquois Press. More information is available at turnerpublishing.com.

Contact Information:
Liz Chenery
Phone: (615) 255-2665
Email: lchenery@turnerpublishing.com

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