Global Trade Talk: Borders Offers Six Ereaders, Göteborg Book Fair Concludes

In Global Trade Talk by Hannah Johnson

By Hannah Johnson

The Bookseller reported yesterday that Borders now carries six different ereading devices in its stores: the Cool-Er eReader for £189.00, Bebook Ereader for £199.00, Bebook Mini Ereader for £179.00, Sony Touch Ereader for £249.99, and Sony Pocket Ereader for £179.99.

The Göteborg Book Fair in Sweden took place over the weekend (24 to 27 September) and the focus this year was Spain. The Fair boasts an average of over 100,000 visitors and 800 exhibitors in past years. Although statistics are not up yet from for 2009, there is some great coverage on the Fair website. You can also read GalleyCat’s coverage here and here. For you Swedish speakers, follow the Twitter stream #bokmassan.

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Hannah Johnson is the Publisher of Publishing Perspectives. Before joining PP in 2009, she worked as Project Manager at the German Book Office New York.