Resources: Trends in Children's Book Publishing

Suggested online resources for more information on trends and not-exactly-trends in children's book publishing--these short lists are not exhaustive. Items on them may address specific trends (types of books) or much larger ones (the economy).


The Recession of 2008-2009

Specific "Trends"

News 2008

News 2009

Recommended book:

Minders of Make-Believe by Leonard Marcus: A concise and readable history of American children's publishing from Colonial times through the mid-1990's.

The Purple Crayon