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"$35,000 is the new $75,000," quotes Harper president

May 27, 2009

Tags: advances, publishing

"...Crains notes that last week's auction for the story of Capt. Richard Phillips, the man who saved his crew from pirates and was rescued from his kidnappers by the Navy, "drew top bids of around $500,000--half the seven-figure advance it had been expected to fetch." There has been no deal for the Britney Spears' (more…)