How Deep Has Digital Backlist Gone?

E-book reading is becoming more common, and one way publishers are trying to take advantage of the growth in the use of digital readers is by plumbing their backlists, refurbishing classic and forgotten literature with new digital editions. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2013-04-20 00:00:00 UTC ]
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