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- Publisher Scorecards Year-End 2004: Children's Lists. // Book Publishing Report;1/24/2005, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p5
Presents a chart depicting the 2004 Children's Chapter/Paperback/Picture Bestsellers by publisher in the U.S.
- GOOD LUCK CHARLIE. Kashner, Zoë // Scholastic Action;2/14/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p6
The article presents the script of the play "Good Luck Charlie," adapted by ZoÃ« Kashner, along with a quiz about the play.
- Need to Know. // Book Links;Mar2009, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p61
The article offers updates related to children's literature publishing in the U.S. The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) has revealed the 2009 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prizes for Excellence in Science Books. The Ezra Jack Keats Foundation is seeking for grant proposals for...
- Scholastic Successes. // Book Publishing Report;9/27/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 37, p3
Presents a list of successful children's book published by Scholastic Corp. in the U.S. "Children of the Lamp"; "Dragon Rider"; "Charlie Bone and the Invisible Boy".
- AAP: Mixed Results in August Give No Hint to Yearly Trends. // Book Publishing Report;Nov2008, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p10
The article forecasts the net sales of various books in the U.S. The author claims that adult hardcover net sales increased 9.2% for the month to $100.9 million. It also says that net sales for adult paperback also increased 1.8% to $147.4 million, with $34 million returns. Meanwhile,...
- The Kids Are Alright, But... Roback, Diane // Publishers Weekly;2/21/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 8, p75
Addresses the status of children's book industry in the U.S. as of February 2005. Factors that contribute to the decline of the sales of picture books; Impact proprietary publishing on the industry; Role of the popularity of Harry Potter novels in the growth of the fantasy genre.
- commentary. Fine, Anne // New Statesman;10/6/2003, Vol. 132 Issue 4658, p55
Discusses celebrity children's authors. Failure of children and adults to respect the books which they have spent hours trying to get signed by a celebrity author; Failure of the book publishing industry to stop such time-wasting among readers; Limitations of modern literary discourse;...
- The Children s Market: Approaching Maturity. Danford, Natalie // Publishers Weekly;1/17/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 3, p30
Focuses on the growth of the Spanish-language children's book market in the U.S. Factors that affected the growth of the market in 1998; Comparison of the market with the adult book market; Increase of demands for Spanish children's books.
- FALL SEASON BY THE NUMBERS. // Publishers Weekly;9/19/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 37, p6
This article presents statistical information on the book industry in the U.S. There are 185 adult hardcovers with announced first printings of more than 100,000 copies. There are 33% return rate of adult hardcovers in 2004. There are 16 adult hardcovers with first printings of more than 100,000...