Amazon (AMZN -0.2%) expects its agreement to acquire ~450 children's book titles from...

|By:, SA News Editor

Amazon (AMZN -0.2%) expects its agreement to acquire ~450 children's book titles from privately-held Marshall Cavendish creates the foundation for its fast-growing publishing business to further expand into picture books, chapter books and young adult novels. Publishing VP Jeff Belle says AMZN sees the potential for similar deals in the future.