Posts tagged "book deals"

Amy Schumer Got A $8 Million Dollar Book Deal Because She Held Out For What She’s Worth

If you’re a famous female comedian, part of the Faustian arrangement you ┬ámake when you accept the mantle of fame is that you will write a book. Amy Poehler’s written…

Megan Reynolds | October 1, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Jillian Harris Penning A Book About Wieners

Further proof that the book publishing industry will give everyone a book deal but people who actually deserve it … Jillian Harris, the most recent “Bachelorette,” will be writing a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 29, 2009 - 7:50 pm

Look At This F**king Book Deal!

Okay, so I know I’ve spent many hours gawking at my favorite feel-good blog, Look At This F**king Hipster, a collection of photos of hipster culture at its most annoying.

Ami Angelowicz | June 23, 2009 - 4:40 pm

Woman Gets A Book/Movie Deal From Her Facebook Status Message

When you are a former Dreamworks exec like Lisa Hamilton Day, and have friends in high places, even your Facebook status updates are potential money makers. Lisa posted an update…

Nikki Dowling | June 19, 2009 - 4:10 pm

Laura Bush Gets A Book Deal

First lady Laura Bush, who, according to the Associated Press, is “among the most reserved and enigmatic public figures of recent times” just got a book deal! Bush will, with…

Catherine Strawn | January 5, 2009 - 9:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: “Twilight” Is Good For Business And Inmates Find A Way To Have Sex

Forks, WA, has had an unexpected surge in tourists, or rather Edward stalkers, who have been making pilgrimages to the town. [NPR]
In other “Twilight”-related news, Hot Topic reported an…

Catherine Strawn | November 20, 2008 - 2:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: A Self-Help Book By Tila Tequila, A Song For Britney Spears, And A Crystal Carpet

Tila Tequila just got a book deal. “In this book I will give advice on love, relationships, sex, and how to make your dreams turn into reality…just like I did!”…

Catherine Strawn | May 28, 2008 - 12:00 pm