Edinburgh Festival book sales 'highest in history'

posted on 04 Sep 2015


Book sales at this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival were up 5% from the previous year – the highest ever sales in the festival’s 32-year history.

The festival’s two bookshops sold more than 60,000 books over the course of the 17-day event.

Four children’s and YA books featured in the top 10 bestsellers for the festival, which also contained two memoirs, a poetry collection, and a collection of essays.

Read the full article in The Bookseller