Today, all businesses in the publishing ecosystem need data. Big data and small data chunks provide publishers, booksellers, service providers and others with a deeper insight into the market and a grasp of key trends. Nielsen Book the leading market research company in the industry worldwide presents a global market overview for the book industry – highlighting key trends across the world with emphasis on the US market. This deep dive data presentation – both print and digital - from across the Nielsen business lines will include; consumer confidence, consumer research, and future trends in the book market. Information discussed will focus on book publishing, sales and marketing strategy and up-coming global trends. Quantified data from Nielsen in consumer purchasing, buying habits and devices used, will help BEA attendees gain a greater understanding of the industry and its highs and lows.