Here’s a collection of other interesting things we heard or that were reported by other outlets.
The last time we updated you on Barnes & Noble, Nook sales were 32 percent lower than the prior year.
After beginning an open sales process in fall 2015, Perseus Books Group has announced a deal with Hachette and Ingram.
If you’re working in children’s books, some of the research offered at DBW via Dubit’s quarterly survey, Dubit Trends, is important for you to note.
This year’s DBW featured a popular speaker from outside the industry: Rand Fishkin of Moz.
RoomHate recently hit number two on the New York Times bestseller list and number one on the Wall Street Journal bestseller list.
The Bookseller analyzes ebook sales trends of the UK’s Big Five.
The number of Barnes & Noble stores decreased from 720 in 2010 to 640 in 2016. Fourteen more stores are expected to close in 2017.
The Amazon Giveaway tool now permits ebook giveaways. Amazon says that authors have been the largest users of Amazon Giveaway—an interesting fact, given that it’s possible for anyone to run a giveaway of any product on Amazon’s site. When creating a giveaway, authors can require entrants to follow them on Amazon or Twitter. Furthermore, Amazon has … Read more
Michael Cader of Publishers Lunch offered DBW an overview of what we know and how we know it when it comes to print and ebook sales.