By: MENA SHARJAH, UAE - 14 October 2017: Egypt has bee shortlisted for the ninth edition of the Etisalat Award for Arabic Children's Literature in the best text and digital book
Categories Best Text category, Best Illustration, Best Production and Digital Book
App of the Year are worth Dh100,000 each.
Evrit was the first and largest digital book
venture in Israel.
While the cost of a digital book
is much less than a printed one, the profit margin for both the publisher and authors are higher in the case of digital books
, because there is no cost for printing, paper and the process involved.
com)-- The Fun eReader[R] eBook reading platform by Arbordale Publishing has received the Quality Excellence Design seal of approval in the 2014 Digital Book
Awards and "Kali's Story: An Orphaned Polar Bear Rescue" won a Children's eBook award for non-fiction.
Commuters can read the morning news on their iPad or iPhone; 46 percent of young children have read at least one animated digital book
for kids; an entirely electronic, paperless public library in San Antonio opened with no paper books.
USPRwire, Tue Jan 22 2013] Zco Corporation announces sponsorship of the annual Digital Book
World Conference and Expo.
According to research by Mintel consumer analysts, 29 percent of those aged 55 and above now own a digital book
reader, compared with just 22 percent of the younger generation, the Daily Mail reported.
Online retailer Rakuten said it would launch a $100 ereader into Japan's largely untapped digital book
market, as rivals including US online giant Amazon eye the reading-mad nation.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-November 18, 2011-Peanuts Worldwide and Loud Crow Interactive announce partnership to produce PEANUTS interactive digital book
ProPublica is distributing its digital book
-- which focuses on the 2008 terrorist attacks on Mumbai, India -- exclusively through Amazon.
Separately, Google is attempting to win rights to distribute out-of-print books through its digital book
settlement with authors and publishers.