Music and media company Sanctuary Group has sold its book-publishing imprints to Music Sales Group, the London-based international music publishing operation, for an undisclosed sum.

LONDON -- Music and media company Sanctuary Group has sold its book-publishing imprints to Music Sales Group, the London-based international music publishing operation, for an undisclosed sum.

The imprints, SMT and Arcane, comprises a catalog of titles such as 'Sullivan's Music Trivia - The Greatest Music Trivia Book Ever;' 'I Hate Myself and Want To Die - The 52 most depressing songs you've ever heard,' by Tom Reynolds; and 'Young, Gifted & Black - The Story of
Trojan Records.'

Music Sales Group, which specializes in publishing music by film and TV composers, plans to add the imprints to its existing books business, Omnibus Press.