ASA newsletter 27 January 201

The Australian book market has ended the difficult year that was 2020 on a high, with Nielsen BookScan reporting book sales in Australia were up almost 8% from 2019 sales figures. Over 2020, sales in adult fiction grew by 13.6%, and children’s books grew by 9% from 2019.

In more encouraging news, out of the top ten bestselling titles in Australia, eight were by Australian authors. You can read more about the bestselling titles in Australia here.