Adult Hardcover Book Sales Rise At Start Of Fall

December 2002
Book Publishing Report;12/16/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 49, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on an increase in the sales of adult trade hardcover books and a decline in the sales of children's hardcover books in October 2002.


Related Articles

  • Children's book publishing on the ascent. Donovan, John // Publishing Research Quarterly;Fall91, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p7 

    Reviews trends in children's book publishing and bookselling, focusing on retail sales. Evidence for optimism in this segment of the book publishing industry.

  • Notes.  // Publishers Weekly;5/24/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 21, p80 

    Reports on developments related to children's book trade as of May 24, 1999. Includes release of the book `Raggedy Ann's Tea Party Book,' by Elizabeth Silbaugh; `Wedding Bells for Rotten Ralph,' by Jack Gantos.

  • Children's Paperback Segment Leads Industry-Wide Increases In August.  // Book Publishing Report;10/16/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 41, p5 

    Highlights the strong performance of children's paperback category in August 2000. Evidence of Scholastic's power; Adult hardcover sales; Professional and educational book publishers' failure to bring significant sales increases.

  • Who's Afraid of Harry Potter? Leading Competitors In The Children's Book Market Say Bring It On.  // Book Publishing Report;2/24/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p4 

    Announces the launch of children's books from different book publishers. 'City of Ember,' by Jeanne Duprau; 'Second Summer of the Sisterhood,' by Ann Brashare; 'The Spiderwick Chronicles.'

  • Editorial. Kailis, Lefki // Reading Time;Nov2002, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p2 

    Editorial. Presents an article on being a National Executive of the Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA). Change within the CBCA; Information on the Book Assistance Industry Plan.

  • Spring 2003 Children's Books. Roback, Diane; Bean, Joy // Publishers Weekly;2/10/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 6, p71 

    Introduces a series of articles which deals with the state of the children's books business.

  • ON SALE IN APRIL. Abbott, Charlotte; Sellers, John // Publishers Weekly;3/17/2008, Vol. 255 Issue 11, p40 

    A list children's book on sale in April 2008 is presented, including "Narnia Chronology," by Mary Jane Wilkins, "The Clique Summer Collection: Massie by Lisi Harrison and "Unaccustomed Earth," by Jhumpa Lahiri.

  • WORLD OF PRINT.  // School Library Journal;Aug87, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p18 

    Reports on books released as of August 1987. 'The RIF Guide to Encouraging Young Readers,' from Reading is Fundamental; 'Children's Literature in the Reading Program,' edited by Bernice E. Cullinan; Distribution of the book 'Dr. Seuss From THEN to NOW,' in September 1987 by Random House; 'Two...

  • Publishers Say Children's Book Sales Continued To Rise In November.  // Book Publishing Report;01/15/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p5 

    Reports on the sales performance of hardcover and paperback children's books in the United States from January to November 2000. Comparison with sales of adult books; Publishers domestic net sales report in 1999 and 2000.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics