TITLE

AAP: Hardcover Sales Continued to Fall in April; Paperback Up

PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;6/12/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 22, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the latest monthly report from the Association of American Publishers (AAP) of New York which includes results from 75 trade publishers. The net sales of adult hardcover titles, which were down 9.6% in March, from $90.5 million to $81.9 million, fell 10.4% to $98.9 million in April. Adult paperback books continued their double-digit rise, with net sales up to $105.9 million in April. Children's hardcover sales plunged 22% in April, reaching $28.6 million.
ACCESSION #
21215776

 

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