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Up, up and awry

Last week, Nielsen reported that based on estimated data the UK print book market grew 5.2% by volume in 2020, and rose 5.5% by value,... Read more

Credit where it's due

If you look at the children’s book sales charts, you will notice something about the ones at the top: many of them are highly illustrated.... Read more

Books with inspirational themes continue to drive children's book market

Confidence-building titles are continuing to boom across the children’s market as TikTok drives YA, The Bookseller’s Children’s Conference has heard. ... Read more

Graphic novels and children's non-fiction grow in potential 'consumption frenzy'

Computing books, graphic novels, children's non-fiction, true stories and the royals are all key areas to watch out for in 2021 with a potential “consumption... Read more

Textbooks market hit by exam chaos but home learning titles soar in lockdown

The fluctuating picture for exams in the UK has meant dedicated study guides have endured a sales dip, but guides to teach pupils stuck at... Read more

Nielsen survey finds digital formats booming in record year for book sales

Nielsen Book Research's Books & Consumers Survey has revealed that e-book sales rose 16% year on year in 2020 to their biggest total yet, in a record year for... Read more

Travel publishers hopeful post-lockdown wanderlust will propel sector after nadir

Unsurprisingly, given the restrictions on movement for most global citizens, the travel book market took a battering in 2020. However, sustainable breaks, staycations and domestic... Read more

Nielsen details lockdown impact on audio consumption at FutureBook

Lockdown was a key factor driving new consumers to try audiobooks in 2020 and helped increase listening among longer term listeners, according to hot-off-the-press data from Nielsen.... Read more

Nielsen numbers reveal further audio growth as listeners rise in lockdown

The most recent instalment of Nielsen’s Books & Consumers survey posits that audio sales have grown by 15.8% in the past 12 months, after gains... Read more

Children's non-fiction poised for record year as Q3 sales leap 25%

Children's books have seen a boom during coronavirus-hit 2020 with non-fiction heading for a record year, according to Nielsen. Read more

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