Americans drive "vibrant" first day of LBF

Written By: Bookseller Staff Publication Date: Tue, 12/04/2011 - 09:10 Optimism from across the Atlantic was evident during the opening day of the fair, as UK publishers fret over the effect of digital on physical sales. Agent Luigi Bonomi said the more advanced ebook market in the US was making American publishers more decisive than their UK counterparts. Bonomi said: "It's buzzy and there's lots of excitement. The Americans are hungry for books, I'm not sensing gloom and despair. read more Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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