Burning the Page: The eBook Revolution and the Future of Reading

Burning the Page: The eBook Revolution and the Future of Reading

Jason Merkoski


A groundbreaking imaginative and prescient at the way forward for examining, from an early innovator on Amazon's Kindle team.

  • Is electronic the loss of life knell for print?
  • Or will it reinvigorate the written be aware?
  • What will take place to bookstores, e-book looking, libraries, even autographs?
  • Will they die out—or evolve into whatever new?

In Burning the web page, digital pioneer Jason Merkoski charts the booklet revolution's extraordinary effect at the ways that we create, observe, and percentage rules. From the graceful halls of Silicon Valley to the jungles of Southeast Asia, Merkoski explores how ebooks got here to be and predicts leading edge and interactive methods electronic content material will form our lives. all through, you're invited to proceed the dialog on-line and aid form this fascinating new global of "Reading 2.0."

For those that love books, acquire books, personal an e-reader, vow never to possess one, or just need to know the place books are headed, it is a the most important advisor to either the way forward for examining and to our electronic tradition as a whole.

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