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Book Industry

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Book Industry

Book Industry

Book Industry

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Host Bob Edwards discusses trends in the book publishing industry with Michael Cader, author of the newsletter Publisher's Lunch. Cader is concerned about a recent study by the Book Industry Study Group. The study projects that the dollar amount of overall book sales is increasing slightly, but fewer books are being sold and publishing costs are increasing.