So what was the news at Frankfurt? Funny question. No clear answer. Someone at the show told me that there were “no  great books”. But this is the refrain almost every year – and has little to say about the after effects of the show. Someone entirely unconnected to the trade mentioned this “scandal about […]

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e-Books – beyond the hype of the e-reader
October 14, 2008 by ruediger

I have argued already on various occasions that I don’t believe that e-readers (like the Kindle or the Sony eReader) are the critical driving force for digital books (even as the current hype, notably around the Frankfurt Book Fair, produces an amazing number for media coverage on this topic). It will be much more about […]

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