TITLE

Children's Books Still Strong While Adult Titles Shrink

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;Nov2007, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the survey conducted by the Association of American Publishers on the net sales of the children's and adult books in August 2007. According to the survey, the adult hardcover has dropped at 21.3% from $118.3 million to $93.1 million, while the children's book has 58.6% increased from $66.8 million to $105.9 million. Moreover, the adult titles mass market segments has 7.8% decline from $80.6 million to $74.3 million, and children's book returns rise 9.7% to $16.6 million.
ACCESSION #
27575125

 

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