Fri, 21/12/2012 - 07:45
Scholastic Corporation has reported a 10% year-on-year drop in revenue in the second quarter, to $616.2m (£379.5m) from $685.3m in 2011 (£422.1m). The result reflects lower sales of higher margin educational products, lower than anticipated sales of The Hunger Games trilogy and lower revenue in school book clubs...
Wed, 11/07/2012 - 07:45
The final instalment of Suzanne Collins' Hunger Games trilogy, Mockingjay, is to be split into two films.
"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1" will be released in November 2014, with Part 2 to follow a year later.
Mon, 28/05/2012 - 08:10
The "big six" publishing groups in the US have become a big seven in 2012, as Suzanne Collins' Hunger Games trilogy has helped Scholastic become the fifth biggest publisher by overall print market share.
According to Nielsen BookScan US, in the first 19 weeks of the year, Scholastic had a 5.99% share of the total market...
Mon, 30/04/2012 - 08:02
The US print market has plunged 16% year on year in the first quarter of 2012, despite a record-breaking performance by Hunger Games author Suzanne Collins.
Just under 136 million books were sold through Nielsen BookScan US in the 13 weeks to 1st April 2012. This is a fall from 162 million books sold over the same period in...
Wed, 04/04/2012 - 09:30
Three pence in every pound spent on a book last week went towards one of Suzanne Collins' The Hunger Games novels, helping the American author score six of the top seven positions in this week's Official UK Top 50.
In total, £682,000 was spent on 120,000 copies of the books—up 57% week on week and up 5,920% on the...