TITLE

Category Review: Mysteries Led by Reprints and Larsson's Girl

PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;Aug2010, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that mystery and detective fiction category was ranked number four in the most popular fiction categories of 2009. It states that mystery and detective is a high turnover category with 71 new editions which represent 34% of all new International Standard Book Numbers (ISBNs). It notes that Steig Larsson's "The Girl With the Dagon Tattoo" in paperback topped the list by a wide margin with 79.9 rating while his "The Girl Who Played With Fire" in hardcover was at number two.
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58657715

 

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