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The Wall Street Journal is reporting that educational publishers McGraw-Hill Education Inc and Cengage Learning are planning to merge.
The enlarged company would be called McGraw-Hill said on Wednesday and regard their tie-up as a merger of equals.
"Tokenism" in books led Suhmayah Banda to write and self-publish stories for his mixed-race sons.
Business information consultancy Centaur Media has flogged its financial services division to rival publisher Metropolis for £5m.
The deal will mean Money Marketing, Mortgage Strategy, Platforum, Taxbriefs and Headline Money will move to Metropolis.
The division made £1.2m last year.
Andria Vidler, Centaur boss said: "This disposal continues the simplification of Centaur, further reducing our advertising exposure and allowing us to focus on developing products and services with stronger recurring revenues."