The BNC Blog

Tuesday
Dec162014

Holiday Goodies

In addition to wishing you the happiest of holidays, we also have information on office closures and how you can help us make our services better in the coming year.

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Tuesday
Dec162014

Infographic: Meet the Cookbook Buyer

What sets a Cookbook buyer apart from other book buyers? What is their… secret ingredient, you might say? 

In our last infographic of the year, we extract buying patterns from our In-Depth Reader Profiles to whip up this picture of the Average Cookbuyer Buyer.

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Friday
Dec122014

Sneak Peek: ebookcraft Guest Bloggers

We were able to officially declare this week that ebookcraft 2015 will have 50/50 gender representation. Hooray! #makeit5050. To celebrate, here’s a sneak peek of our lineup of guest bloggers for the new year, culled from the amazing speakers, moderators, and experts hosting a knowledge smackdown at ebookcraft this March.

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Monday
Dec082014

Infographic: Meet the Romance Book Buyer

Where does the average Romance book buyer purchase books? How do they discover them? Do they prefer print or e-readers? What turns them on? (Okay, we didn’t ask that last one. But the rest are true.)

In this latest, sultry infographic from our In-Depth Reader Profiles, we take an intimate look at the average Canadian who purchases Romance books.

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Tuesday
Dec022014

Coast to Coast: How Book-Buying Habits Differ by Region

Canadian book buyers across the country have a lot in common. We buy more print books than ebooks, we almost always pay full price, and we’re most likely to discover our books online, though we prefer to buy them in-store.

But some interesting discrepancies do arise in our latest consumer study, Coast to Coast: Book-Buyers Across Canada, among book buyers from Western Canada, the Prairies, Central Canada, and the Maritimes.

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