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Publishers Weekly

Tiffany Liao Joins Zando as Executive Editor; Ingram's Two Rivers Distribution will be Zando's distributor

Associated Press

Dr. Ken Duckworth writing mental health guide, due in 2022

The New York Times

Michelle Obama's 'Becoming' Editor Starts Her Own Publishing Firm

Publishers Weekly

Former Crown Publisher Molly Stern Launches Zando


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