FILE - This March 13, 2003 file photo shows an outside view of the German media giant Bertelsmann in Guetersloh, Germany. British publishing and education company Pearson PLC and German media group Bertelsmann SE say they're merging their trade-book publishing companies, Random House and Penguin Group. In the deal announced by both companies Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, Bertelsmann will own 53 percent of the new company called Penguin Random House, and Pearson 47 percent. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, File)

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FILE - This March 13, 2003 file photo shows an outside view of the German media giant Bertelsmann in Guetersloh, Germany. British publishing and education company Pearson PLC and German media group Bertelsmann SE say they're merging their trade-book publishing companies, Random House and Penguin Group. In the deal announced by both companies Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, Bertelsmann will own 53 percent of the new company called Penguin Random House, and Pearson 47 percent. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, File)
FILE - This March 13, 2003 file photo shows an outside view of the German media giant Bertelsmann in Guetersloh, Germany. British publishing and education company Pearson PLC and German media group Bertelsmann SE say they're merging their trade-book publishing companies, Random House and Penguin Group. In the deal announced by both companies Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, Bertelsmann will own 53 percent of the new company called Penguin Random House, and Pearson 47 percent. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, File)
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