2004 Paperback Nonfiction Bestsellers by Publisher
- Publisher Scorecards. // Book Publishing Report;5/17/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p6
Reports developments involving publishers and publishing in the book industry in the U.S. Success of the nonfiction paperback of Random House; Publication of the bestsellers of HarperCollins; Outcome of the paperback category of Holtzbrinck Publishing.
- 2004 Paperback Nonfiction Bestsellers by Publisher. // Book Publishing Report;9/20/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 36, p8
Presents a chart depicting the 2004 Paperback Nonfiction Bestsellers according to publisher in the U.S. as of September 19, 2004.
- Image Quests. Aronson, Marc // School Library Journal;Feb2004, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p44
Discusses some facts on the difficulties in creating and publishing illustrated nonfiction books. Attitude of the young people in the U.S. toward nonfiction books; Affordability of the prices of books; Quality of the content of the books.
- Caravan Makes Progress; Expects to End in 2008. // Book Publishing Report;Jul2007, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p8
The article reports on the progress made by The Caravan Project (TCP), a partnership to offer nonfiction book titles in whatever format a customer wants when they want it, toward increasing efficiency in the booksellers and publishers supply chain in the U.S. In addition, the organization is...
- UMBA Tightens Its Show. Zeller, Brad // Publishers Weekly;10/14/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 41, p22
Reports on the annual Upper Midwest Booksellers Association trade show which was held in Saint Paul, Minnesota from September 27 to 29, 2002. Number of booksellers, publishers and authors who attended the trade show; Books that caught the interest of attendees.
- Publishing firm refines its focus. Agostinelli, Elizabeth A. // Indianapolis Business Journal;1/10/2005, Vol. 25 Issue 45, p37
Reports on the revitalization effort of Indianapolis-based Sams Technical Publishing by focusing on a new line of books centers on consumer-electronics and automotive technology. History of the publishing company; Action taken by the publishing company to both publish and redistribute other...
- A RETURNS-FREE WORLD. Maurer, Rolf // Quill & Quire;Mar1997, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p13
Reports on the system of returning unsold books by booksellers to publishers in Canada. Problem with the system; Origin of the system of return; Impact of the non-returnable process on the publishers; Expensive nature of the current consignment system in bookselling; Benefits that the book...
- The battle of the knuckleheads. Bellafante, Ginia // Time;10/5/1998, Vol. 152 Issue 14, p72
Discusses the competition between the For Dummies series and the Idiot's Guide series of books as of September 1998. Number of titles for each; 1997 revenue; Top seller; Upcoming titles; When the Dummies series was launched; The differences in both series.
- Modelling Competition in the Textbook Market: Some Lessons still to Learn. Jiménez, Juan Luis; Campos, Javier // Journal of Industry, Competition & Trade;Mar2010, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p71
Many European governments still advocate a so-called â€˜cultural exceptionâ€™, intended to protect consumers and smaller bookshops, to keep their book markets isolated from competition. Other countries, with similar aims in mind, have chosen liberalization schemes instead. To reconcile...