In a recent blog post, we predicted that Dec. 26th would be one of the highest traffic days for new readers buying eBooks. We crunched the numbers and are happy to report that indeed, the day after Christmas – when millions of folks were playing with their shiny new e-readers and tablets – eBook downloads doubled, then spiked again Dec. 29th. Take a look:
With that, we’re pleased to announce the winner of Download Day and $100 off their new Lulu purchase :
Buddy World Books by Paul Woodward
Buddy World Books are a range of digital picture books available to view online and are now available to buy through iBooks and other ebook outlets. This first edition sampler gives you the chance to view just a few pages from the range of books. Use it to decide which books you wish to purchase or simply to show off the lovely screen on your iPad or iPhone. Please note that this book is designed to showcase the Buddy World range of books and there are no full stories but all of those featured are available to purchase right now. Buddy World books are bright and colourful illustrated stories featuring a wide range of characters with a great sense of humour; ideal for sharing with your children or for independent young readers.
Paul used the free sample method for generating buzz for his works and climb to the top of the bestseller list. You can learn how to use this method for your own works by checking out our recent post on Making More Off Your eBooks by Selling Them for Free.
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