This report provides an overview of the global ebook marketplace, with both a thorough analysis and synopsis on key territorial developments, and a broad set of detailed references. It is a terrific resource for anyone interested in the globalization of digital (book) content production and dissemination.
The report offers coverage of the US and UK markets as well as a broad survey of data on emerging ebook markets across Europe as well as Brazil, China, Russia, and the Arab World. Special chapters also focus on piracy and the expansion of activities of the leading global players such as Amazon, Apple, Barnes & Noble, Google, and Kobo. Key data on the more mature ebook markets in the US and UK serve as benchmarks.