News Corp’s HarperCollins And CBS’ Simon & Schuster In Merger Talks: WSJ

THE DEADLINE TEAM
Deadline.com

The News Corp publishing unit has expressed interest in acquiring CBS Corp‘s Simon & Schuster book unit, according to the Wall Street Journal. If true, the overture comes less than a month after News Corp reportedly jumped in the bidding for Pearson’s Penguin book label with an offer the Sunday Times