Everybody Was at Home
Posted by Milton Griepp on January 8, 2021 @ 3:18 am CT
The need to educate kids at home (and occupy their time) drove the fastest-growing category, juvenile non-fiction. Juvenile fiction was up 11%, with kids graphic novels definitely contributing; Dav Pilkey’s Dog Man: Grime and Punishment was the #3 book bestseller in the U.S. in 2020.
Juvenile fiction made up one-third of all the U.S. book market growth in 2020.