Huffpost Books

How Negative Book Reviews Impact Book Sales

Posted: Updated:

Bill Morris at The Millions drew our attention to this Marketing Science research paper that explores the impact of negative New York Times book reviews on sales. Here’s a taste of the mathematical model used to analyze the impact of the negative reviews on sales:

Read the whole story at

Around the Web

Top 40 Bad Books - American Book Review :: Home

When Book Reviews Go Bad: Negative reviews and how to cope by ...

The Worst Negative Book Review Clichés - GalleyCat

Writing Bad Book Reviews

Author Elizabeth Fama: Take Heart Young Authors: Negative Book ...

MOBYLIVES » Editor sued for running a negative book review

Lone Star Statements by Matthew Baldwin - The Morning News

The Perfect Substitute: My Favorite Negative Book Review