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The Book Riot Podcast, Episode #116: Your Anecdata is Invalid

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The Book Riot Podcast, Episode #116: Your Anecdata is Invalid

This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about audiobooks rising, more data that have books at home is good for kids, 2015 book sales, new books, and much more. This episode is sponsored by Scribd, Squarespace, and


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Links discussed in the show:


Audiobook stats!

Growing up w/ books boosts a child’s educational attainment

Book sales down 6.5% in first quarter

Florida parents try to ban children’s books set in Iraq and Afghanistan

Adults are more likely to believe there are books that should be banned than movies or video games

New books discussed in the show:

A Cure of Suicide by Jesse Ball

Land of Love and Drowning paperback



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