•In the 52 weeks to 13th September 2009 consumers
purchased an estimated 20.5 million crime/mystery books.
•6% of these books were bought as Christmas gifts.
•Retired people accounted for 23% of crime/mystery purchases.
•The average price paid for a crime/mystery hardback was £9.92.
•12% of crime/mystery books were bought online.
Source: BML's Books and Consumers survey.
For more information on this and other genres, contact BML on: +44 0870 870 2345.
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