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AAP Reports Publisher Revenues up 5% in First 3 Quarters of 2014

AAP Reports Publisher Revenues up 5% in First 3 Quarters of 2014

http://the-digital-reader.com/2014/12/15/aap-reports-publisher-revenues-5-first-3-quarters-2014/

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“In terms of formats, ebooks were up, hardbacks were down, and paperbacks were up. Total ebook revenues increased by 5.6% over 2013 (to $1.2 billion from $1.13 billion), while hardback sales dropped by just under a percent. Paperback sales saw similar healthy growth, increasing by 4.1% (to $1.51 billion from $1.45 billion).

The AAP also shared the tidbit that downloaded audiobook revenues continue to outpace the market, growing by 27.0% growth over the same period in 2013.

And in terms of the overall revenues reported by the 1,209 publishers, the AAP said that publishing is healthy thus far in 2014. Revenues were up 4.9% in all categories (Trade, K-12 Instructional Materials, Higher Education Course Materials, University Presses, etc.)”

Stephen

Posted on: December 20, 2014, 6:27 am Category: Uncategorized

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