That’s the report in The Bookseller.

E-book sales accounted for over 8% of Pan Macmillan’s trade sales in the first quarter of 2011, with the publisher predicting a rise to up to 10% by the end of the year. …

Pan Macmillan’s rate of e-book sales has increased 15-fold, when comparing quarter one 2011 with quarter one 2010. The publisher now has 1,300 e-books available, up from 500 during the same period a year ago. Pan Mac highlighted Those in Peril by Wilbur Smith, Jeffrey Archer’s Only Time Will Tell and titles by Peter James and Emma Donoghue as particularly successful e-book titles.


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