E-Book Sales Expected to Increase in 2006; Sony Reader Debuts

October 2006
Book Publishing Report;10/23/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 41, p3
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the expected increase of electronic book sales in 2006 imparted by the debut of the Sony Reader digital device. Nick Bogaty, director of the International Digital Publishing Forum, claims that he expects sales in 2006 to reach $15 million. The Sony Reader was available at 21 Borders airport stores on October 13, 2006 and will retail for $350. It was made available through Sony Corp.'s CONNECT e-book store on its Web site.


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