Canadian eBook sales flatten

by Curtis Lee Fulton

Canadian eBook sales have flattened at 15%, finds a report from BookNet Canada. Paperbacks made 58% of book purchases in 2012, while hardcover made up 24% and ebooks were 15%. eBook sales peaked in 2012 Q1 at 17.6% and declined steadily through the year to end at 12.9% for 2012 Q4.