NASCAR Influence Evident in Sports Book Review

October 2006
Book Publishing Report;10/23/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 41, p4
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the standing of the sports books published from 2002 to 2006. Number of books published on motor sports has doubled from 2002 to 2005, however, baseball sports books are still dominating the top spot for five years. Meanwhile, football books are slowly climbing in popularity, while hockey's issues dropped in 2005 due to a major lockout. On the other hand, golf books are enjoying its ups and downs since 2002.


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