TITLE

Simmons: Bookstores Lost Ground in 2008

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;Apr2009, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decrease in the number of bookstore patrons in the U.S. in 2008. It is estimated that trade publishers had net sales of 10.2 billion dollars this year. Meanwhile, the non-bookstore physical store locations category increase its readers by more than a million. It also notes the significance for publishers to ensure that there are many retailers considering industry stability.
ACCESSION #
58657269

 

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