AAP: Trade Net Sales Drop 13.7% in Q1

June 2009
Book Publishing Report;Jun2009, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p10
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The article reports on the 13.7% decline on the net sales of trade books in the U.S. for the first quarter of 2009. According to the Association of American Publishers (AAP), the decline of sales is a result to the market shift from to a less expensive format. A chart is presented depicting the domestic book publishing sales report for the first quarter of 2009 with the net sales and returns including audiobooks, electronic books, and religious books.


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