Christmas Books Expanding Beyond Children's to Holiday-Themed Fiction

January 2008
Book Publishing Report;Jan2008, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on the expansion of the children's book sector to include a segment of holiday-themed fiction. Christmas-themed titles started appearing during the last week of September, peaked between the sales weeks ending November 25 and December 9, and fell dramatically during the week of Christmas. There were 36 titles in the 2007 season, represented by 17 fiction, three nonfiction, and 16 children's titles.


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