February 17, 2021

Bookstore sales fell 28% in 2020

Feb 17 2021 Bookstore sales rallied slightly in December from deep monthly slumps for most of 2020, but were still down 15.2% in the last month of the year compared to December 2019. For all of 2020, bookstore sales fell 28.3% from 2019, according to preliminary estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau. For the entire retail segment, sales for the year were up 0.6%, with December sales ahead 4.2%. Source: Publishers Weekly More News Stories

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Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for February 17, 2021

Today's Featured Deals In case you missed yesterday's most popular deals Previous Daily Deals And Still I Rise by Henry Louis Gates Jr. for $2.99 Homesick for Another World by Ottessa Moshfegh for $1.99 Infinity Son by Adam Silvera for $2.99 A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer for $1.99 The Beautiful by Renée Ahdieh for $2.99 A Beautifully Foolish Endeavor by Hank Green for $1.99 The Stars and the Blackness Between Them for Junauda Petrus for $2.99 Rent a Boyfriend by Gloria Chao for $1.99 All Boys Aren't Blue by George M. Johnson for $2.99 The Lager...

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