A blog mainly about literature and life in the Nordic countries.
Wednesday, 22 April 2009
Each to their own devices
While there's much admiration for e-books among the upper echelons of the publishing fraternity, there's apparently less enthusiasm for the devices that are used to read them, Catherine Neilan observes in The Bookseller:
John Makinson, chairman and c.e.o. of Penguin, described the current models available as "very conservative devices", which had been "designed for old people".