Mental health books outsell diet and exercise books at Barnes & Noble

In a shift, American readers have become more interested in books about mental health than about diet and exercise, according to data released by bookstore chain Barnes & Noble. The data, collected around the New Year's season, seems to indicate that readers' annual resolutions are focusing less... Continue reading at 'Los Angeles Times'

[ Los Angeles Times | 2019-01-11 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Barnes & Noble names their Book of the Year and a Speculative Book of the Year. Continue reading at Book Riot

[ Book Riot | 2021-11-18 14:57:13 UTC ]
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Barnes & Noble Name Third-Annual “Book Of The Year” Finalists

8 books, ranging from memoir to pizza czar, history for young readers and lyrics by legends, are the finalists for B&N's Book of the Year. Continue reading at Book Riot

[ Book Riot | 2021-10-28 12:00:00 UTC ]
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Barnes & Noble’s Top Books Of 2021

Here are Barnes & Nobel's Top Books of 2021. Their top 10 is really a top 11 and we can't blame them. Continue reading at Book Riot

[ Book Riot | 2021-10-14 13:56:34 UTC ]
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DK teams up with Manchester United on mental health book giveaway

DK has teamed up with the Manchester United Foundation to distribute books encouraging local children to look after their mental health. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2021-05-14 08:02:35 UTC ]
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Brazen to publish Bridge's 'brutally honest' second book on mental health

New Octopus imprint Brazen is to publish Grow, the second book from author and TV presenter Frankie Bridge.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2021-04-15 17:43:29 UTC ]
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Barnes & Noble's Book Publishing Arm Gets a New Publisher

The bookseller has hired Emily Meehan as publisher and chief creative officer of Sterling Publishing in what it called part of a relaunch of its publishing division. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

[ Publishers Weekly | 2021-01-15 05:00:00 UTC ]
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This Is Barnes & Noble’s Book of the Year for 2020

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Six Books on Faith, Mental Health, and Disability

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[ Publishers Weekly | 2020-06-10 04:00:00 UTC ]
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[ The Bookseller | 2020-03-17 22:31:22 UTC ]
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Short Books snaps up mental health title in 24 hour pre-empt

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Barnes & Noble Reverses Course on Redesigned Book Covers

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[ The New York Times | 2020-02-05 23:31:49 UTC ]
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[ The Bookseller | 2019-10-22 08:21:36 UTC ]
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[ Crains New York | 2019-06-07 15:58:20 UTC ]
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Books about the Trump White House are flying off the shelves at Barnes & Noble

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[ Los Angeles Times | 2018-10-09 00:00:00 UTC ]
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[ Fast Company | 2017-12-18 00:00:00 UTC ]
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