TITLE

Chinese Bookstores Had a Healthy 2014

PUB. DATE
May 2015
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;5/25/2015, Vol. 262 Issue 21, Special Section p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores conditions and economic trends in the Chinese retail book market and bookselling industry. Emphasis is given to topics such as sales at online and physical bookstores, the sales growth in genres such as children's books and biographies, and the impact of bestsellers on the Chinese market.
ACCESSION #
102978487

 

Related Articles

  • The Return of the Children's Specialty Store. ROSEN, JUDITH // Publishers Weekly;7/18/2016, Vol. 263 Issue 29, p18 

    The article discusses the re-emergence of children's specialty bookstores in the U.S. after years of closures by independent bookstores. Topics discussed include reasons for opening Addendum Books in St. Paul, Minnesota, challenges being faced by Bel and Bunna's Books in Lafayette, California...

  • CHILDREN’S BESTSELLERS MAR. 30-APR. 5, 2015.  // Publishers Weekly;4/13/2015, Vol. 262 Issue 15, p16 

    A chart is presented that lists the best-selling children's books in both fiction and picture book categories for the week March 30-April 5, 2015, including "The Long Haul" by Jeff Kinney, "The Evertree" by Marie Lu and "Animals" by Jennifer Quasha.

  • Books, Toys Still Work Together for Specialty Outlets.  // Publishers Weekly;4/21/2014, Vol. 261 Issue 16, p6 

    The article discusses sales at specialty stores that sell both books and toys as of April 2014, with a focus on children's books sales. Topics include sales at specialty stores Brilliant Sky Toys and Books and Learning Express, variety in books offered at specialty stores, and the effect of...

  • CHILDREN'S BESTSELLERS NOV. 19-NOV. 25, 2012.  // Publishers Weekly;12/3/2012, Vol. 259 Issue 49, p20 

    The article presents a list of the best selling children's frontlist fiction and picture books from November 19-25, 2012 including the books "Reached," by Ally Condie, "The Fault in Our Stars," by John Green, and "The Polar Express," by Chris Van Allsburg.

  • THE WEEKLY SCORECARD.  // Publishers Weekly;4/13/2015, Vol. 262 Issue 15, p5 

    The article reports that print book sales rose during the week ended April 5, 2015 compared with a year ago. Topics discussed include the sales increases recorded by the juvenile fiction and nonfiction categories during the week, "The Story of Easter," by Patricia Pringry as the best seller of...

  • Baby Boom to Business Boom. Jason Yuan // Publishers Weekly;11/30/2015, Vol. 262 Issue 48, p16 

    The article reports on the anticipated increase in children's book sales in China in line with the end of the country's one-child policy on October 29, 2015. Topics covered include the reasons for the cancellation of the one-child policy, the sales of Chinese children's books and the changes...

  • THE WEEKLY SCORECARD.  // Publishers Weekly;6/17/2013, Vol. 260 Issue 24, p5 

    The article presents information about print book sales in the U.S. for the week of June 9, 2013, including charts of unit sales by mass merchandizing or retail sales channel, sales of fiction, nonfiction, and juvenile books, and sales of formats such as hardcover, paperback, and audio books.

  • THE WEEKLY SCORECARD.  // Publishers Weekly;10/28/2013, Vol. 260 Issue 43, p5 

    The article presents statistics of book sales in the U.S. in the week ending October 20, 2013, including retail, club, and mass merchandising sales, book categories such as fiction, nonfiction, and juvenile, and book formats such as hardcover, trade paperback, and audiobooks.

  • Board Books and Robots Are In. ISHIZUKA, KATHY // School Library Journal;Dec2016, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p14 

    The article deals with the trends in the publishing sector that were presented at the Nielsen Children's Book Summit held on October 27, 2016. Topics discussed include the decline in sales of electronic books between 2014 and 2015, the 16% increase in sales of children's nonfiction books in...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics