AAP: Adult Hardcover Rebounds but Downward Trends Continue

August 2008
Book Publishing Report;Aug2008, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p9
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The article reports on the decline in net sales and returns of adult titles in May 2008 in the U.S., according to data from the Association of American Publishers. It states that the sales of adult hardcover increased to $166 million while its returns also increased to $80 million. Meanwhile, returns for the adult paperback category increased to $40.6 million, but its net sales decreased to $100.7 million.


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