E-Books Sales Up Over 115% in January 2011 (vs. Jan 2010)
Paul Biba at TeleRead reports that new numbers from the Association of American Publishers (AAP) show that E-book net sales increased by 115.8% vs January 2010 (from $32.4 Million to $69.9M).
Paul also notes that downloadable audiobook by 8.8% vs the previous year ($6.0M to $6.5M).
More January 2011 book sales numbers in this TeleRead post.
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Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.