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The group’s book publishing arm, Post Books, published 63 new titles in 2011 as well as reprinting previously published titles from the past three years. In total, Post Books has up to now published over 200 titles. We continue to pursue publishing opportunities in three areas: translation into Thai of best-selling international books from all languages, publishing of books authored by our newspaper reporters, columnists and famous Thai authors and special publications of historical themes and topics.
In 2011, revenue generated by books publishing increased healthily over 2010, even with the flooding having a severe negative impact on overall book sales at the annual Book Fair in November. Post Books continues to establish its position as a publishing house known for publishing business, dharma and translated special topic books. We have also expanded into publishing special historical theme books, especially on topics related to the Royal Family, with our advertising clients sponsoring these publications.
Post publishing publishes inexpensive pocket books focusing on the following areas:
Post Books Online www.postbooksonline.com
First volume sold 80,000 copies, second volume sold 50,000 copies.
translation of the best-selling memoir by young Taiwanese author Huang Yuan on the redeeming power of love. (255 baht).
translation of a best-selling series on dinosaurs traveling in outer-space (110 baht).
a book that explains the science of probability and risk to non-scientists by scientist Leonard Mlodinow (250 baht).