Sydney independent bookselling chain Gleebooks will partner with Melbourne-based Booki.sh to sell ebooks, possibly from as early as next month.
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Sydney-based online retailer Booktopia has become the first Australian bookseller to partner with Google to sell ebooks.
Google’s eBooks iPad app has made it to number one in the US AppStore, and the iPhone and Android apps have held top ten slots in the AppStore and Android Market there respectively since launch.
Bookseller & Publisher’s annual pre-Christmas survey, published yesterday, found that 40% of Australian booksellers not already selling ebooks are planning to do so in the next six months.
Around 160 book industry types were on hand at an Australian Booksellers Association seminar on ebooks in Sydney on Tuesday when Google’s Mark Tanner let slip that the tech giant’s ebookstore will launch in the US before Christmas.