More and more people are reading books on their Kindles and iPads and other e-reading devices, but there are still zillions of printed books being purchased, too. But is the printed book about to become a relic? Maybe so, says a writer for the Telegraph.
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Telegraph: Why the printed book is doomed
Sony exec predicts e-books will dominate print
It’s a somewhat scary thought. In five years, digital media may just overtake print. Steve Haber, president of Sony’s digital reading business division, is convinced that the e-book market has gained so much momentum in the last few years that it is now unstoppable.
Wow-inducing “Alice” book for the iPad
Yes, it’s happened, and in a big way: “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” has been reimagined for the iPad, and it’s a winner.
Social publishing + Red Cross = 100 stories for Haiti
Social publishing meets Haiti relief efforts with a new book, “100 Stories for Haiti,” author Greg McQueen’s effort to raise money for the Red Cross.
Ranked #78 in Indie 100
Fantagraphics Books has been the most important publisher and promoter of alternative comics in the United States since 1979.
The New York Center for Independent Publishing
Ranked #47 in Indie 100
The epicenter of a vibrant literary community, the center provides blossoming writers and independent publishing houses with a host of useful resources, events and workshops.
Ranked #4 in Indie 100
This DIY memoir and personal narrative site allows you to spill your guts online without the hassle of a book deal.