Friday, October 29, 2010

Stephen King Says Digital Publishing Isn't Scary "Mr. King is realistic about where books are headed. In digital publishing, as a writer, he's what might be called an 'early adopter.' Back in March 2000, Simon & Schuster Inc. issued Mr. King's story 'Riding the Bullet' as an e-book that was downloaded from the Web onto hand-held devices or computers. More recently, Mr. King's novella 'Ur' was written exclusively for Amazon's Kindle e-reader when the second generation of that device went on sale in February 2009. In [this] interview ... Mr. King discusses his thoughts on the future of digital reading and publishing. ..."