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If Books are Supposedly Dead, How Come 700 Million Plus Sold in 2007?

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Publishers Weekly (Jan 14, 2008), reported that at least 5% more books were sold in 2007 than in 2006 (says Nielsen's BookScan). Books are not dead, there just aren't as many blockbusters as other media channels.

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