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Nov 18, 2014, 08:00 ET
The Far Side(R) Is Back!

The Far Side® Is Back!

 The Far Side® is back in the much-anticipated slipcased edition of The Complete Far Side, set for publication November 25,...

Oct 10, 2013, 15:00 ET
Calvin and Hobbes available in e-books November 12, 2013 (c) 2013 Bill Watterson.  (PRNewsFoto/Andrews McMeel Publishing)

Andrews McMeel Publishing Announces E-book Editions of Calvin and Hobbes books by Bill Watterson

Andrews McMeel Publishing (AMP) and Universal Uclick (UU) announce the release of three Calvin and Hobbes treasuries as e-books for the very first...

Jul 16, 2013, 14:33 ET
The Superman(TM) Files  (  Available November 5, 2013 from Andrews McMeel Publishing.  (PRNewsFoto/Andrews McMeel Publishing)

The Superman™ Files Reveals the Man of Steel's Secrets

Far into the future, the legacy of the world's greatest Super Hero endures. The Superman Files (Andrews McMeel Publishing, November, $75)...

Jun 05, 2012, 08:00 ET
Calvin and Hobbes Paperback Edition.  (PRNewsFoto/Andrews McMeel Publishing)

Andrews McMeel Publishing Announces Paperback Edition of The Complete Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson

Andrews McMeel Publishing (AMP) and Hugh T. Andrews, chief executive officer and president of AMP, announce The Complete Calvin and Hobbes by Bill...

Nov 22, 2005, 00:00 ET

The Secret Past Lives of 'Da Vinci Code' Author Dan Brown: The Next Barry Manilow?

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Before he became famous around the world for penning the highly controversial "The Da Vinci Code,"...

Dec 20, 2001, 00:00 ET

The Last Editor: Legendary Newspaper Editor Jim Bellows to Publish Memoirs April 2002

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Dec. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Andrews McMeel Publishing announced today it will publish the memoirs of legendary newspaper editor...

Aug 30, 2001, 01:00 ET

Connie Chung, Mary Tyler Moore, Diane Sawyer Chosen Among 50 Most Influential Women in Radio and Television by AWRT

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Such celebrated names as Connie Chung, Mary Tyler Moore and Diane Sawyer are among the list of the 50...

May 29, 1997, 01:00 ET

Jenny Jones: My Story; The Much-Anticipated Autobiography of the Popular Talk-Show Host

KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Andrews and McMeel Publishing, the best-selling Kansas City-based publisher, announces the signing of...

May 22, 1997, 01:00 ET

United Media, Andrews McMeel Publishing Sign Agreement for Dilbert Greeting Cards

NEW YORK and KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- United Media and Andrews McMeel Publishing (AMP) announced today that they have joined...