Category Review: Sports Book Market Stable but Segmented

April 2007
Book Publishing Report;Apr2007, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p1
Trade Publication
The article presents a market analysis on sports and recreation books in the U.S. It states that the market could be poised for small growth as the popularity and importance of sports in the country has remained steady. It is also anticipated that sales for sports books will increase to about 3% to $140 million in 2007 despite the decline in 2004 and 2005. According to Simba Information Inc., 43 editions of 40 titles were included from the three bestseller lists in 2006.


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