Library Technology Guides

Product and Company News and Announcements

Press Release: Ingram Content Group [March 29, 2012]

Right Fit Reading selects Ingram as exclusive distributor of New York Knicks Jeremy Lin biography

Nashville, TN Right Fit Reading selected Ingram Content Group as the exclusive distributor for Jeremy Lin: From the End of the Bench to Stardom (ISBN 9780985334307), publishing this week.

Jeremy Lin: From the End of the Bench to Stardom, tells the story of New York Knicks point guard, Jeremy Lin, a rising star in the NBA enjoying a breakout year. The unauthorized biography tells the story of Lin from childhood to his college years at Harvard University to his current popularity as a New York Knicks basketball point guard superstar.

"Right Fit Reading's biography of Jeremy Lin was developed and released in weeks, and represents a milestone in the next generation of publishing and distribution" said Ed Monagle, Right Fit Reading co-founder. "Working with Ingram, we're able to get this title to market in record time - Ingram's connectivity in the market and comprehensive channel relationships, backed with 100% fill-rate means this important title will be available to all that want it."

The title is exclusively distributed by Ingram Publisher Services and is also available on ipage, Ingram's comprehensive online order tool. The biography has also been set up with Lightning Source, Ingram's print-on-demand unit, to ensure all orders for the book are fulfilled should initial inventory be sold. The title is available beginning March 31, 2012.

"Through their relationship with Ingram, Right Fit Reading will have the sales, marketing and distribution solutions they need to reach more readers with Jeremy Lin," said Mark Ouimet, Vice President and General Manager, Ingram Publisher Services. "We are pleased to be working with Right Fit on this title and we're eager to put our unique combination of services to work for them."

About Right Fit Reading

Right Fit Reading has mobilized an innovative publishing model that uniquely positions it within the rapidly changing book industry. Addressing the need for better ways of delivering the right books to the right readers, the company has engineered a program that will create four different versions of books based on reading levels. Right Fit Readers will include new works, as well as repurposed classic titles, in both paperback and eBook formats. Right Fit Reading was founded in 2012 by publishing executives Ed Monagle and John Cheary, and entrepreneur Jonathan Kestenbaum. For more information visit

About Ingram

Ingram Content Group Inc. provides a broad range of physical and digital services to the book industry. Ingram's operating units are Ingram Book Company, Lightning Source Inc., Vital Source Technologies, Inc., Ingram Periodicals Inc., Ingram International Inc., Ingram Library Services Inc., Spring Arbor Distributors Inc., Ingram Publisher Services Inc., Tennessee Book Company LLC, and Coutts Information Services. For more information, visit

Summary: Right Fit Reading selected Ingram Content Group as the exclusive distributor for Jeremy Lin: From the End of the Bench to Stardom, publishing this week.
Publication Year:2012
Type of Material:Press Release
Date Issued:March 29, 2012
Publisher:Ingram Content Group
Company: Ingram Content Group

LTG Bibliography Record number: 16693. Created: 2012-03-29 00:57:58; Last Modified: 2012-12-29 14:06:47.