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Third Quarter Print Book Sales In Canada Fall

Posted at 1:10PM Saturday 08 Dec 2012

Sales of print books in Canada slipped in the third quarter of 2012 from the same quarter last year, according to the latest figures from BookNet Canada. The market was down overall by 9.5% in unit sales and by 6.4% in dollar value for the July to September quarter.


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