eBooks arrive on Bol.it
A new online store with 30,000 titles in English.
Segrate, 10 June 2010 – Bol.it makes its entry into the ebook market with the launch of a store dedicated to digital books.
The initiative will be presented tomorrow in Pietrasanta at “ANTEPRIME – Ti racconto il mio prossimo libro”, where it will be possible to touch the new electronic ink devices and personally experience this new way of reading.
Bol.it was the first online bookstore in Italy to offer a vast choice of books in English and is now the first in Italy to offer ebooks in original language, with more than 30,000 titles in English immediately available including classics, non-fiction and scientific texts.
An Italian catalogue, which will have more than 5,000 titles including many 2010 bestsellers, is being prepared and will be launched in the Autumn.
Bol.it has always been attentive to new trends and will continue to develop the new store working to integrate it with the most modern ebook readers in collaboration with the principal international producers of hardware.
The Bol.it platform offers ebooks in all formats so as satisfy clients by giving them the maximum freedom of choice.
A selection of the best ebook readers is already available on Bol.it.
Bol.it is one of the biggest Italian online bookstores with a catalogue of 2.5 million products including books in Italian and English, ebooks and ebook readers, DVD and Blu-Ray films, music, games and gift ideas. Bol was founded in 2000 and is a division of Mondolibri, a company entirely owned by Mondadori Group and a leader in the sale of books by mail and one of the principal Italian sellers of publishing products over the internet.