Trade Press Releases

Lori Benton Named VP & Publisher, Scholastic Trade Publishing

New York, NY — November 11, 2010 — Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, announced today that Lori Benton has been named Vice President & Publisher, for the Scholastic Trade Publishing division. In her new role, Benton will oversee direction of the publishing program for all imprints of the division. She will assume her new responsibilities January 3, 2011, and report to Ellie Berger, President of Scholastic Trade Publishing.

Powell's Books in Portland, OR Wins Scholastic Bookstore Contest Prize of Store Visit by Suzanne Collins

New York, NY (October 21, 2010) — Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education, and media company, announced today that Powell’s Books in Portland, Oregon, has won a store visit from Suzanne Collins, the bestselling author of The Hunger Games trilogy. Powell’s was selected as the winner of a Scholastic in-store display contest in conjunction with the publication of Mockingjay, the final book of The Hunger Games trilogy.

The 39 Clues. One Ultimate Challenge. Who Will Succeed? Final Titles and Book Covers Revealed Today!

Book 8: The Emperor’s Code in Stores Tomorrow

Number of Online Game Registered Users Hits 1 Million Milestone

Scholastic Announces “The 39 Clues Passport to Family Adventure Sweepstakes"

"The Real Magic of Harry Potter" Campaign Kicks Off March 25, 2010


Scholastic announces sweeptstakes to win one of four family trips to Universal Orlando Resort's "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter"

Special promotions at retail outlets and through Scholastic school Book Clubs and school Book Fairs; magical giveaways for Facebook and Twitter fans


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