Category Ebooks

Stats and Stores

Ok so the good news is that while people may pirate ebooks, the stats tell us that from 2011,  definitively in the UK at least, ebook sales are on the rise (not that this is terribly shocking since it is the direction publishing is moving in) and are up a whopping 54%.  Considering that Penguin […]

Ebooks: The Plunder of the Literate Pirate

Will ebooks face the same fate as the music industry? Harry Freedman doesn’t think so. In his article he raises some interesting points about how piracy of ebooks may actually help sell more of them. Similarly to the Rice and Duke university’s study I discussed in an earlier post, it seems that the idea of […]