November 25th, 2008

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt halts acquisitions

Reported at SFScope and elsewhere: HMH has called a temporary halt to acquisitions. "In this case, it's a symbol of doing things smarter; it's not an indicator of the end of literature," according to Vice President of Communications Josef Blumenfeld.

SFScope's blurb:

Publishers Weekly story: