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Haights Cross Communications Announces Sale of Sundance/Newbridge Publishing

White Plains, NY, September 2, 2008 – Haights Cross Communications, Inc. (HCC) today announced that it has completed the sale of substantially all of the assets of its Sundance/Newbridge Publishing business to Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., based in Lanham, MD. Terms of the sale were not disclosed. About Haights Cross Communications:

Founded in 1997 and based in White Plains, NY, Haights Cross Communications is a premier educational and library publisher dedicated to creating the finest books, audio products, periodicals, software and online services, serving the following markets: K-12 supplemental education, public and school libraries, and consumers. Haights Cross companies include: Triumph Learning (New York, NY), Buckle Down Publishing and Options Publishing (Iowa City, IA), and Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD). For more information, visit www.haightscross.com.

Investor Contact: Mark Kurtz, (914) 289-9480, mkurtz@haightscross.com