Checking Up on Children's/YA

August 2009
Book Publishing Report;Aug2009, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p12
Trade Publication
The article discusses the economic indicators of bookstores in the U.S. selling children's books for the first half of 2008 and 2009. The poll of Simba Information Inc. reports that 21.5% of respondents selected hardcover children's books as the weakest book format for the first half of 2008 and 2009. The poll also shows that trade paperback are considered to have the strongest support. It also features the success of Stephenie Meyer on the paperback format.


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