Category Review: Children's Industry Faces Challenges

September 2008
Book Publishing Report;Sep2008, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p1
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The article reports on the study which found a decline in children's publications in the U.S. The study suggest that the number of children's editions published has shrunk each of the last three years, and when factoring in the sudden spike of 37,976 titles published in 2004, the compound annual growth rate (CAGR) has fallen 2.7%. According to preliminary numbers, 30,063 children's titles were published in 2007, a drop from 30,395 published in 2008.


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