Year-end Books: E-sales Surge; Where's Oprah?

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And it was a good year for an old print lion, Ernest Hemingway, and books about a famous 20th-century couple, Jack and Jackie.

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  • 2011: The year in review
    And it was a good year for an old print lion, Ernest Hemingway, and books about a famous 20th-century couple, Jack and Jackie. Sidney Crosby took a blow to the head on the first day of the year. He's still struggling to recover. The sports year never did.
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  • Ernest Hemingway
    Year-end books: E-sales surge; ... Ernest Hemingway, and books about a famous 20th ... Test your knowledge of the legendary author and journalist Ernest Hemingway ...
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    ... led to a surge in sales last year as customers upgraded, ... Apple said first-year sales of the Watch exceeded first-year sales of the ... and e-books ...
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    Waterstones to stop selling Kindle as book sales surge ... Bookscan show sales of print books for the first 36 ... market has seen year-on-year growth at this ...
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  • The Plot Twist: E-Book Sales Slip, and Print Is Far From ...
    ... e-book sales soared, up 1,260 ... updating its warehouses and speeding up distribution of its books. It added 365,000 square feet last year to its ...
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    Amazon’s Year-End Deals Surge. ... (NASDAQ: AMZN) holiday sales may have been less ... Some of what Amazon calls its “Year-End Deals” are for sale at ...
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