November Up 3.3% for the Year, but Major Categories Down After Strong October

February 2007
Book Publishing Report;Feb2007, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p10
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The article provides information from the monthly report on sales performance for trade publishing as presented by the Association of American Publishers (New York). In a year-to-year comparison sales in November 2006 rose just 3.3% from November 2005. The good news included sales of adult hard-cover were up 16.8% and sales from audiobooks rose 24.7% from November 2005. Conversely, sales from children's/YA hardcover and paperback books dropped significantly.


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