TITLE

Category Review: Self-Help Grows Stronger Every Year

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;Jun2009, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the analysis concerning the growth of sales on the self-help category of books in the U.S. It states that the category ranked on the 10th place in 2008, which rises from 29 titles on the bestseller lists in 2005 to 48 titles in 2008 accounting to 65 percent. It notes the self-help category titles listed as bestsellers including "The Secret," by Rhonda Byrne, "The Purpose-Driven Life," by Richard Warren, and "The Glass Castle," by Jeannette Walls.
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58657700

 

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