TITLE

Book Sales Tick Higher at Year's End

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;Mar2008, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the net sales of books in December 2007 in the U.S. based on the figures released by the Association of American Publishers. Based on the data, trade book net sales increased slightly to 2.4% during the month. However, sales in the adult hardcover category declined by 19.5% to $128.1 million.
ACCESSION #
31476286

 

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