May 18, 2022

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 ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.