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    B&N issued a final tender offer to its shareholders for an acquisition bid from Elliott Capital Advisors in documents filed with the SEC that also offered a detailed look at the acquisition process.

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    A Wisconsin indie has launched a fundraising campaign to benefit for RAICES, an organization that aids immigrants detained at the U.S. border.

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    At the American Booksellers Association’s seventh Children’s Institute, one thing was clear: the annual conference has become the most important event of its kind in America today.

  • This Week's Bestsellers: July 1, 2019

    Elin Hilderbrand has the #2 book in the country with the seasonally appropriate ‘Summer of ’69.’ Plus YouTube celebs the Try Guys are #3 in the U.S. with an f-bomb titled self-help book, and the Newbery Medal–winning team of Matt de la Peña and Christian Robinson’s latest, ‘Carmela Full of Wishes,’ has hit our list.

  • Industry Sales Dipped in 2018

    A small gain in the trade segment in 2018 was offset by declines in other categories.

  • Print Units Rose 2.1% In Late June

    Gains in three of the four major publishing categories led to a 2.1% increase in print unit sales in the week ended June 22, 2019. over the comparable week in 2018.

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