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Old 02-05-2013, 04:37 PM   #1
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iBookstore's New "Breakout Books"

Apple has a new section for self-published books in the iBookstore called "Breakout Books."

Read more here: http://www.macrumors.com/2013/02/05/...books-section/
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Old 02-05-2013, 04:40 PM   #2
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So are these eBooks going to be exclusive to Apple?
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The majority of the titles are priced at $6.99 or less, making them more affordable than the average book.
What average book are they talking about? Surely not an average indie book.
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So are these eBooks going to be exclusive to Apple?
Depends on how they are going to get new books, or if they stay with:
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eBook self-publishing and distribution platform Smashwords is where many of the featured titles originated.
So they would not be exclusive to Apple. Apple will just advertise and promote them it seems.
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It seems to be indie books that have sold very well.
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