Number of publishing company subsidiaries that focus on Black books



Stat: There are now 7 publishing company subsidiaries that focus on Black books (3 were established in 2000) but many are not "going into the neighborhood" to fully understand and reach this market.

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Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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