the Global online used book sales market from 2021 to 2027 report produced by can help understand the market through strategic analysis; it provides insights ranging from marketing channel and market positioning to potential growth strategies, as well as an in-depth analysis of new entrants and exists competitors inRead More →

Print book unit sales fell 1.6% last week compared to the week ended January 30, 2021, at outlets that report to NPD BookScan. The sales pattern was familiar, with sales in the adult fiction and young adult categories up and sales in the adult non-fiction and youth fiction and non-fictionRead More →

Although down from 2020, unit sales of books on race and social justice were still 116% higher in 2021 than in 2019 before the George Floyd protests. PORT WASHINGTON, NY, January 31, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — In the United States, unit sales of adult print books focusing on diversity, discrimination andRead More →

In what Ricardo Franco Levi calls “a good year all over Europe”, Italy broke its own records in 2021 with an industry gain of 16%. Ricardo Franco Levi, President of the Associazione Italiana Editori, AIE, presents the report of the publishers’ association on Italian industry statistics at the 39esimo SeminarioRead More →

by: The Associated Press Job : January 29, 2022 / 08:12 CST Update: January 29, 2022 / 08:12 CST NEW YORK (AP) — Just days after a Tennessee school district’s ban on “Maus” made national news, two editions of Art Spiegelman’s Pulitzer Prize-winning Holocaust graphic novel have reached the topRead More →

Italian print book publishing generated €1.701 billion ($1.866 billion) in sales in 2021, a 16% jump from 2020. A total of 115.6 million copies were sold, an increase of 18 million copies — or 18% — over 2020, according to data from the Association of Italian Publishers (AIE). The IEARead More →

Photo: Book sales hit a 10-year high in 2021 with 43 million copies sold, but bookstores are struggling, according to figures from book promotion organization CPNB. Online sales jumped 19% but physical bookstores suffered from the confinement of the first months of 2021 and the pre-Christmas closure. Despite attemptsRead More →

UK book sales are booming. Over 212 million titles were sold in 2021, the highest in a decade. Neilson BookScan said the increase in sales was primarily attributed to detective stories, science fiction, fantasy, romance and self-help titles. Last year, sales increased by 5% compared to 2020. Print sales totaledRead More →

Print book unit sales fell 0.2% last week from the week ended December 5, 2020, ending a long streak of weekly sales growth. Only adult fiction and young adult fiction saw an increase in sales over last year at outlets that report to NPD BookScan. Sales in the largest category,Read More →

S TANLEY JOHNSON book sales have plummeted following recent allegations of sexual harassment. “It had a noticeable and immediate impact; reviews due vaporized; the bookstore orders never happened,” says Johnson’s editor, Todd Swift. From An Antique Land was launched weeks before the Prime Minister’s father was accused of inappropriate touchingRead More →

| Today is Black Friday, and I am in the country that invented it, the USA. Started as the retail resurgence on Thanksgiving on Thursday, it gained traction internationally after Amazon started doing it – even though no one else is celebrating Thanksgiving. Here’s a look at a few comic-relatedRead More →

Renewed interest in reading, declining recycling and soaring transportation costs are all causing a global paper shortage, and readers stand to pay the price. Bookstores typically stock up as the holiday season approaches, but Philippe Sarrasin, owner of Verdun bookstore in Montreal, says he’s taken extra precautions. “We’re stocking evenRead More →

Click to enlarge Pennsylvania Democrats have asked the Federal Election Commission to determine whether GOP U.S. Senate candidate Sean Parnell improperly took advantage of his bestselling books his campaign bought, then gifted to his supporters and promoted on his social media. A file reviewed by the Capital-Star claims that Parnell,Read More →

Good Friday, Dear Researchers. Pennsylvania Democrats asked the Federal Election Commission to determine whether the GOP candidate for the US Senate Sean Parnell unduly profited from buying his best-selling books that his campaign bought, then gifted to his supporters and promoted on his social media channels. A file examined byRead More →

Online payment center Stripe Inc. on Tuesday introduced Stripe Revenue Recognition, an app to automate the mapping of money to a balance sheet. The development of revenue accounting has been stimulated by the accounting needs of traders and businesses that are prepaid for goods and services to be delivered inRead More →

Need extra reading material for the fall? Some upcoming library book sales might have what you need. Friends of the Manheim Township Public Library After canceling in 2020, the Friends of the Manheim Township Public Library has announced that they are planning their biggest book sale this fall. The FallRead More →

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“What was it like seeing book sales skyrocket during the coronavirus pandemic? Jonathan Karp, CEO of Simon & Schuster, couldn’t help but quote Charles Dickens: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. “A lot of people had more time at home and turned to books,”Read More →