TITLE

IDPF 2005 Bestseller List Reveals eBook Diversity

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;1/9/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the results of the survey of the top 30 bestseller electronic books by the International Digital Publishing Forum, New York. The surveying entity remarked that the 2005 list was the most diverse with varying topics taking the lead. Among the top electronic books were "Star Wars: Episode III, Revenge of the Sith" by George Lucas and the four books of "The Da Vinci Code" by Dan Brown.
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20282125

 

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