With declining rates of COVID-19 in the United States, more Americans are traveling and planning spring break and other vacations. It’s no wonder that sales of travel books have also started to pick up. In fact, print book sales in the travel category are up 40% year-to-date through Feb. 19,
As spring break approaches, year-over-year sales of print books in the travel category are up 40% this year over last, according to NPD BookScan. PORT WASHINGTON, NY, March 9, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — With COVID-19 rates dropping across the country, more Americans are traveling and planning spring break and other vacations.
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-fiction
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 and
The lack of a successful new bestseller hasn’t stopped unit sales of printed books from surging 17.3% last week in the week ended Nov. 7, 2020 at point of sale, according to the NPD BookScan report. With the exception of children’s non-fiction, all major categories registered double-digit increases from last
July 12, 2021 @booksandpublishing In the United States, unit sales of printed books increased by 18.5% in the first half of this year compared to the same period in 2020, reports Weekly editors. All major publishing categories except children’s non-fiction saw double-digit sales increases, while backlist titles grew 21.4% and
A number of summer’s top bestsellers, a resurgence of interest in social justice books, and the continued demand by parents for both educational and entertaining children’s books have combined to continue to increase prices. unit sales of printed books through the third quarter of this year. According to NPD BookScan,