Saturday 28th November

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About

Blurb Wants To Bring Illustrated E-books Up To Speed For Publishers And Consumers

Posted at 6:41AM Friday 12 Oct 2012

Illustrated books are not finding the same success in the digital publishing world as plain-text books; San Francisco- and London-based self-publishing service Blurb aims to change that.


Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more

Search the news archive:

More Feature Items

The Writers Who Feel The Need To Reveal All

Too much information?

Why Social Media Should Become Publishers' New Testing Ground

Testing books isn't a common practice in the publishing industry

8 Unique Gifts For Writers That They Actually Want

Christmas shopping is coming - and what do you get a writer?

The End Of An Era: Simon Spanton Departs Gollancz

His achievements in the nineteen years he's been a part of the Orion Publishing Group are too numerous to list

4 Lessons To Learn From Self-published Bestsellers

Publishers, take note

33 Books Everyone Should Read Before Turning 30

An eclectic selection

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Hot Key Announces A Raft Of YA Acquisitions
  2. Pearson Did Things By The Textbook But The Customers Had Ripped It Up
  3. Changes At Penguin Random House Australia And New Zealand
  4. Sainsbury's Christmas Advert Is About To Beat John Lewis
  5. Kobo announce Michael Tamblyn as new CEO
  6. Cuts At Penguin Random House Australia And New Zealand
  7. James Dawson Criticises Parents Who Attacked His LGBT Guide For Children
  8. Amazon Resets Account Passwords Feared Compromised
  9. Promotions At Granta Books And Portobello Books
  10. Tintin Expert Becomes First Uk Professor Of Comics