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Could the Children’s Book Market Sink like a Lead Balloon?

The tough economy looks like bad news for the children’s book market – for example children’s publisher Scholastic and bookseller Children’s Placehave reported declining sales and earnings.  But now publishers and booksellers are learning that with the passage of the Consumer … Continue reading

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Books with Moving Parts are Popping Up All Over

Over the last several years, there has been a resurgent market for books that contain – gasp! – physical / mechanical elements.  Members of this species includes pop up books, board books, movable books and works enhanced with additional “pull out” … Continue reading

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