Children’s Books: A Shifting Market
No other single outlet accounted for more than 7% of sales, a slice of the market held by Walmart. Favorites Excluding the catchall “other fiction” category, young adult and picture books are the two largest segments within the children’s market.
What’s the big deal about Michael Lewis and high-frequency trading?
With a “60 Minutes” interview, an online excerpt and full-page ad in the New York Times, Michael Lewis’ new book ... Minutes” segment chronicles, a company called Spread Networks ran fiber optic cable from the Chicago futures market to the ...
Buick's Big Turnaround is No Fluke
Encore's a Hit Buick's biggest ... monopoly in this segment, though new cars like the Jeep Renegade, Mini Countryman and Fiat 500L could be factors. "Research that we had going into the launch of the Encore indicated that there was a market for a vehicle ...
More adults than youths are reading young adult fiction
And according to a 2012 market research study, 55 percent of YA book consumers were older than 18, with the biggest segment slotted in the 30-44 age range. "We've never had so many YA books," says Judy Bulow, the children's book buyer for the Tattered ...
Lusty Tales and Hot Sales: Romance E-Books Thrive
Romance is now the fastest-growing segment of the e-reading market ... romance fiction generated $1.36 billion in sales, giving it the largest share of the overall trade-book market, according to the Romance Writers of America, which compiles statistics ...