Exclusive: Booksellers Expect to Stock Less Adult Hardcover, More Young Adult in 2009

February 2009
Book Publishing Report;Feb2009, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the condition of the book publishing industry in the U.S. It notes on the 44.9% of booksellers which claimed to stock less adult hardcover titles due to the effects of recession and increased competition from prominent book publishers such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Target Corp. The survey from Simba Information Inc. which reveals the undesirable condition of book publishing in 2008 is also mentioned.


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