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Ebook Bestsellers Breakdown: Flappers and chaperones

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This weekly feature examines certain ebooks’ paths to bestseller-dom, and highlights bestselling titles that are selling more copies in digital than in print. The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty (Penguin/Riverhead) What it’s about: Silent movie star Louise Brooks, at age 15, is accompanied by 36-year-old Cora Carlisle from Wichita to New York. The...
Ebook Bestsellers Breakdown: Flappers and chaperones

Kindle Fire now over half of Android tablet market, as Amazon reports blowout earnings

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It’s been apparent over the last few months that Amazon’s $199 Kindle Fire has been making rapid gains in Android tablet market. However, we didn’t think it was all out domination. According to research firm ComScore, the Kindle Fire now makes up 54.4 percent of the total Android Market as...
Kindle Fire now over half of Android tablet market, as Amazon reports blowout earnings

What the DOJ settlement means for ebook prices now

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On Thursday, U.S. District Judge Denise Cote approved a proposed settlement put forth by the Department of Justice to resolve allegations that three publishers had colluded with Apple to fix ebook prices. Here’s what will happen next. Now that the settlement is approved, when will we see changes? According to...
What the DOJ settlement means for ebook prices now

Macmillan will sell e-books to libraries in pilot program at $25 per title

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While the e-book market has certainly skyrocketed in recent years, it’s still not always easy to get digital books from your local library. Yet unlike physical books, which obviously degrade over time—digital books won’t. So publishers have figured out that they need to start selling a license to the...
Macmillan will sell e-books to libraries in pilot program at $25 per title

This book plays itself on TV: E-book bestsellers breakdown

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This new weekly feature tells the backstory of how one e-book became a bestseller, and highlights bestselling titles that are selling more copies in digital than in print. This week’s featured title The book: “A Brewing Storm” by Richard Castle (Hyperion, list price $2.99). “A Brewing Storm,” an e-single, is #13...
This book plays itself on TV: E-book bestsellers breakdown

From Suffolk book plant to British readers but will novel generate UK tax?

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Journey of new novel shows how book printed and published in Britain - and bought on Amazon - is taxed in LuxembourgJust ahead of its March 2013 publication date, a modest hardback print run of a new novel, Traps, under the Weidenfeld & Nicholson imprint, spilled off the production line...
From Suffolk book plant to British readers but will novel generate UK tax?

E-book Bestsellers: A “new adult” romance for the college set

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This weekly feature tells the backstory of how one e-book became a bestseller, and highlights bestselling titles that are selling more copies in digital than in print. This week’s featured title: ”Easy” by Tammara Webber. Webber self-published the book on May 24. It hits the New York Times e-book fiction list...
E-book Bestsellers: A “new adult” romance for the college set

Kindle Fire now over half of Android tablet market, as Amazon reports blowout earnings

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It’s been apparent over the last few months that Amazon’s $199 Kindle Fire has been making rapid gains in Android tablet market. However, we didn’tthink it was all out domination. According to research firm ComScore, the Kindle Fire now makes up 54.4 percent of the total Android Market as of...
Kindle Fire now over half of Android tablet market, as Amazon reports blowout earnings

E-book bestsellers breakdown: I married a billionaire

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This new weekly feature tells the backstory of how one e-book became a bestseller, and highlights bestselling titles that are selling more copies in digital than in print. This week’s featured title The book: “The Marriage Bargain” by Jennifer Probst (Entangled, $2.99). “The Marriage Bargain” is #11 on the New York Times...
E-book bestsellers breakdown: I married a billionaire

Amazon’s Q1 2012: Revenue Up 34 Percent To $13.2B, Net Income Down 35 Percent

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Amazon just reported earnings for the first quarter of 2012. Net sales increased 34% to $13.18 billion in the first quarter, compared with $9.86 billion in first quarter 2011. Net income decreased 35% to $130 million in the first quarter, or $0.28 per diluted share, compared with net income of...
Amazon’s Q1 2012: Revenue Up 34 Percent To $13.2B, Net Income Down 35 Percent

Ebook Bestsellers Breakdown: Young adult romance is big

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This weekly feature examines certain ebooks’ paths to bestseller-dom, and highlights bestselling titles that are selling more copies in digital than in print. Slammed by Colleen Hoover Hoover’s first book, Slammed, is self-published and hits the NYT ebook fiction bestseller list this week at #13. The young adult romance tells the story...
Ebook Bestsellers Breakdown: Young adult romance is big

Smashwords gets more self-published ebooks into libraries

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Digital self-publishing site Smashwords has launched a new service, Library Direct, that lets some libraries acquire large collections of Smashwords ebooks. To start, the three library systems using the program are Colorado’s Douglas County libraries, California-based library network Califa and Internet Archive’s free online library Open Library. In order to...
Smashwords gets more self-published ebooks into libraries

Crashing a book on the financial crash: E-book bestsellers breakdown

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This weekly feature tells the backstory of how one e-book became a bestseller, and highlights bestselling titles that are selling more copies in digital than in print. This week’s featured title The book: “Unintended Consequences: Why Everything You’ve Been Told About the Economy Is Wrong” by Edward Conard (Penguin/Portfolio, list price...
Crashing a book on the financial crash: E-book bestsellers breakdown

Ebook Bestsellers Breakdown: Self-published romance climbs the lists

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This weekly feature examines certain ebooks’ paths to bestseller-dom, and highlights bestselling titles that are selling more copies in digital than in print. Flat-Out Love by Jessica Park Here’s a good way for a book to become a New York Times bestseller: Have Jeff Bezos mention it on Amazon’s homepage....
Ebook Bestsellers Breakdown: Self-published romance climbs the lists

Barnes & Noble will give away free ebooks in stores, including big-6 titles

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We know that Barnes & Noble has the technology to process ebook transactions in its stores, and with a new holiday promotion the company announced Thursday, we’re seeing more ways that technology can work. Between December 20 and 24, customers who go to a Barnes & Noble physical store and...
Barnes & Noble will give away free ebooks in stores, including big-6 titles

Is this the next “50 Shades of Grey”?

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This weekly feature tells the backstory of how one e-book became a bestseller, and highlights bestselling titles that are selling more copies in digital than in print. This week’s featured title: ”Bared to You” by Sylvia Day. It’s #20 on the New York Times e-book bestsellers list this week and What...
Is this the next “50 Shades of Grey”?
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