US book sales down in first half of 2016

Data from the American Association of Publishers indicates that sales of books fell in the first half of this year. Revenue was down  3.4% compared with the sam...
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Hoffman new chair of Penguin Random House

Philip Hoffman has been named Chairman of Penguin Random House it was announced today by the company’s Board of Directors. He succeeds John Makinson, who will h...
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e-Book revenue declines for HarperCollins

Digital sales were down slightly for the third quarter at US publisher HarperCollins. According to results released by parent company News Corp, revenue in the ...

e-Book sales down at Hachette

The Hachette Book Group has released their 3rd quarter financial results that report worldwide sales of €675 million or $734 million US. E-book sales accounted ...

What next for the e-Reading industry?

Over the course of 2016 there has not been any major shifts in technology to take e-readers to a new level, but there have been a few notable changes. Kobo and ...

Simon & Schuster report revenue rise

Celebrity biographies have helped US publisher Simon & Schuster buck the trend for declining sales across the industry. For the third quarter both digital a...