AAP MONTHLY REPORT: October Up 14.4% as Audiobooks and Adult Hardcovers Have Big Months

January 2007
Book Publishing Report;Jan2007, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p9
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the sales of the trade publishers in the U.S. as of October 2006. The Association of American Publishers reported that the net sales of the trade publishers was increased by 14.4 percent and trade publishers considered October as a solid month of the business. It is emphasized that the adult hardcovers and the audiobooks are placed as a number one contributor to the increased of the net sales for the month.


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