|By Marketwired .||
|June 5, 2014 05:00 AM EDT||
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 06/05/14 -- RosettaBooks, the leading independent eBook publisher, has launched a free mobile and tablet application with access to over 85 of its bestselling and newly released titles. Aldous Huxley's Brave New World is free commencing June 5 to app users only. The easy-to-use RosettaBooks App -- available to download at the Apple, Google Play, Kindle Fire, Nook and Samsung app stores -- allows readers to discover new and bestselling eBooks from prestigious authors such as Stephen Covey, Kurt Vonnegut, Arthur C. Clarke, Barbara Taylor Bradford, Robert Graves and many more, and connects users with a community of readers.
"RosettaBooks strives not only to connect readers with content they will love, but also with those who share their interests," said Navjot Khalsa, Director of Marketing, RosettaBooks. "The app platform also helps us learn what our readers want."
App features include curated eBook suggestions, sample chapters, user engagement platform and weekly updates on free eBooks, giveaways and discounted titles.
"We are thrilled to partner with a progressive publisher like RosettaBooks in this unique initiative to bring some of the best eBooks direct to readers," said Arun Benty, Co-founder Papertrell.
App users can:
- Explore eBooks by genre
- Download sample chapters and gain direct access to RosettaBooks.com to make an eBook purchase at preferred retailer
- Record their views through likes and comments for various titles, enhancing a reading community through shared opinions and interpretations
Furthermore, the input given by readers will help RosettaBooks develop relationships with readers who are discovering and exploring content and connecting with other users within the app. This will allow product selection to more accurately reflect the interests of the readers themselves.
It's also a great opportunity for readers to discover and explore new authors, titles and genres.
"We appreciate that fans of Kurt Vonnegut will now be able to discover his other influential works beyond Slaughterhouse-Five and Breakfast of Champions," said Donald C. Farber, Trustee of the Kurt Vonnegut Trust.
What other authors and publishing partners had to say:
"We are excited that several of Stephen Covey's eBooks will be available through the RosettaBooks app to reach new readers. The 7 Habits series is sure to expand its positive impact on a wider audience with the use of new and expanded digital formats." - Adam Merrill, Vice President Innovations, Franklin Covey Co.
"I am delighted to be a part of the expanding digital platforms available through RosettaBooks, so more people can sample and read some of my earlier works." - Barbara Taylor Bradford
"Having several titles from the Winston Churchill collection accessible from a convenient app will make Churchill's writings available to readers as never before, including The Gathering Storm from the Second World War collection." - Gordon Wise, Curtis Brown UK, agent for the estate of Winston Churchill
The RosettaBooks app is available to download at the Apple, Google Play, Kindle Fire, Nook and Samsung app stores. Click here to download.
About RosettaBooks: RosettaBooks is the leading independent digital publisher. Its prominent author collections include 52 works of Winston Churchill, 35 titles by renowned science fiction author Arthur C. Clarke, 20 works by Kurt Vonnegut, 12 titles from international bestselling business author Stephen Covey and 18 works by Robert Graves, celebrated 20th century English poet, critic, and author of I, Claudius and Claudius, the God. RosettaBooks also publishes eBook lines in collaboration with AARP, Harvard Health Publications and Mayo Clinic. Publisher of ten Kindle Singles, including Ray Bradbury's The Playground, RosettaBooks has launched nine of them to bestseller status. RosettaBooks is an Inc. 500 company, on the exclusive list of the fastest growing private companies in the United States. For more information, please visit RosettaBooks.com and follow the e-publisher on Facebook.
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