Despite Flood of New Titles, Biography Falls Short

December 2010
Book Publishing Report;Dec2010, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p3
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The article discusses the performance of biography and autobiography books category of the U.S. book industry. It says that despite the instant attraction of top biography books in 2009, including "Edward Kennedy," "Karl Rove," and "Andre Agassi," the category fell substantially in 2009 to number six after three years at number two. It states that entertainment & performing arts was among the leading subcategories by November 2010, after topping in 2009.


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