Bookstores Prepare for Film Release

Posted October 18, 2005 11:20 am by Glumpuddle

USA Today has an article about bookstores and publishers getting ready for the release of “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.” Here’s a clip: “Sales since the Wardrobe movie trailer was released in May are three to four times more than last year at this time,” says Beth Bingham of Borders bookstores. She expects the movie’s release date to drive holiday sales even more. Borders and other stores nationwide are prominently displaying the books. Amazon.com and Barnesandnoble.com have set up special Narnia stores on their sites. Read the full story here. Thanks to Starkat and Coracle for the link!