Book and Reading Statistics
While many people and businesses suffered in 2020, book publishers only experienced a minor dip and showed gains in many areas. Being quarantined indoors had people looking to the old stand-by — books — for a way to beat fear and boredom.
Readers stepped up in 2020, with avid readers significantly increasing their literary intake. The latest book and reading statistics show how the industry is rebounding after a turbulent year.