Author: Susan Siegel

Are Used Book Sales Hurting New Book Sales ?

Are rising used book sales hurting new book sales – and if so – by how much? Lots of people would like the answer to that question, from publishers and authors to paper manufacturers and new and used booksellers. It’s…

Current Stats for Used Book Market

Publishing statistics on the used book market can be a dangerous job as the numbers keep changing and it’s not always clear what is being “counted.” With these caveats, as of October 2003, the Book Hunter Press database of United…

The Quiet Revolution: The Expansion of the Used Book Market ©

An analysis and overview of the used book market in the United States from 1993-2002 Book Hunter Press, publishers of The Used Book Lover’s Guides, is pleased to share with you this report on the expansion of the used book market. Copyright…

Keeping Track Of A Changing Marketplace

Current Trends in the Used Book Market By Susan Siegel Book Hunter Press Back in 1992 when David and I started Book Hunter Press, building a database of used book dealers was fairly straightforward. Dealers generally fit neatly into three…