AAP StatShot Shows the US Book Market Flat in May

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From Publishing Perspectives:

In its May StatShot report released on July 19 during Publishing Perspectives’ summer publishing break, the Association of American Publishers (AAP) cites flat total revenues overall at US$846.8 million, in comparison to May 2022.

Year-to-date revenues, the AAP reports, were up 0.7 percent at $4.7 billion for the first five months of this year.

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PG notes that StatShot only includes traditionally-published books without any data from Amazon on self-published books.