aprilhenry (aprilhenry) wrote,

Finally some good publishing news

Last week, the New York Times reported, "BookStats, a comprehensive survey conducted by two major trade groups that was released early Tuesday, revealed that in 2010 publishers generated net revenue of $27.9 billion, a 5.6 percent increase over 2008. Publishers sold 2.57 billion books in all formats in 2010, a 4.1 percent increase since 2008."

That's one trend I would like to see continued. (And I'm not going to worry about how 2008 was the pits of the pits, so of course numbers went up.)

Read more here.

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