Dorchester Publishing to Deliver Entire Frontlist and Selected Backlist in eBook and Digital Formats
Date: 17 January 2009
Dorchester Publishing has published mass market books since 1971, making it the oldest independent mass market publisher in America. Known for its collection of romance novels, Dorchester also publishes world-class horror, thrillers and western titles, as well as the award-winning Hard Case Crime line of pulp-style mysteries, science fiction and fantasy titles from the award-winning Wildside Press. In addition, Dorchester is now distributing the bestselling Family Doctor series of health guides in the US and Canada.
"Dorchester Publishing is a great example of how publishers are expanding book delivery options to meet the changing needs of consumers," said Russell P. Reeder, President and CEO of LibreDigital. "By making their works accessible in multiple digital formats, Dorchester Publishing is ensuring that consumers can find and access their favorite titles whenever and however they want - whether it's through a search engine, an iPhone application like Stanza or on an eReader from Sony or Amazon. We're hearing from our customers that, even in a down economy, the sale of eBooks is growing more quickly than they expected."
Serving many of the world's largest media and publishing companies, LibreDigital develops market-leading interactive digital publishing solutions for organizations seeking to attract new channels and partners for the sales of their titles. LibreDigital also helps publishers market and control their valuable works across an ever-expanding variety of digital formats, including eBooks, E Ink, online, mobile and print-on-demand delivery options.