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[15 Sep 2017 | Comments Off on Hachette CEO’s Downbeat View of the Book Market]
Hachette CEO’s Downbeat View of the Book Market

The market for books whether print or digital should remain flat in the next three to five years and then decline slightly over the following decade, according to Arnaud Nourry, chairman and CEO of Hachette Livre.

But the picture could be bleaker, as books are holding up better than all other culture and entertainment sectors, he told the Association over an elegant lunch in the group’s two-year old head office in Vanves on Sept. 8.
The market decline will come as younger generations turn from reading to other forms of entertainment that …