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Wednesday, January 12, 2022

World Reading Habits in 2021-What You Should Know!

Welcome back, readers!

It's a pleasure to have you join me again for 2022.

Today's post is one I believe you'll find interesting and informative.

So, let's dive in!

More Americans than ever before read a book this past year, according to new findings from Global English Editing

Their fascinating new infographic about worldwide reading habits answers some pretty interesting questions:

  • Do people prefer audiobooks or physical books?

  • How has COVID changed the way we read?

  • What genres sell the most books?

Since many of my blog followers are writers and authors, these world reading and purchasing habits can better inform future marketing and promotions efforts for greater success.

Read on to find out how to increase your visibility and profitability.


Any surprises here? Are you reading more or less these days?

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  1. Some of those statistics surprised me. And I didn't realize the Christian market was so big.
    Thanks, Jennifer.

  2. I appreciate your time and feedback "anonymous".

  3. This is interesting. Some items are surprising, others not as much. Thanks for keeping us informed!

  4. Hi Karen,

    Glad you found this interesting. And you're welcome! :-)