TITLE

Despite Flood of New Titles, Biography Falls Short

PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;Dec2010, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
58650463

 

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