News from vook A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Sep 11, 2014, 15:00 ET

Vook acquires leading ebook publisher Byliner to establish its first in-house digital imprint

 Vook, Inc. is pleased to announce it is acquiring Byliner, the pre-eminent boutique publisher of the world's best short fiction and...

Mar 04, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Vook Releases Free Daily Sales Tracking for Any Author, Any Book, and All Major Retailers

 Leading ebook technology company Vook today launched Author Control, a daily market intelligence dashboard that allows authors to track the...

Feb 24, 2014, 11:00 ET

Vook acquires Booklr, bringing real-time market data to authors and publishers.

 Today, Vook announced its acquisition of Booklr, combining two leading digital book companies with powerful new product offerings for both...

Oct 21, 2013, 13:00 ET

Best-selling author Laurell K. Hamilton Extends Free eBook Deadline Following 30,000 Downloads in First Day of "Shutdown" Release (with 'just-in-time' publishing)

Laurell K. Hamilton, author of the best-selling Anita Blake: Vampire Hunter series, has released "Shutdown," a new short story featuring Anita...

Jun 05, 2013, 13:27 ET

Guitar World partners with Vook for video-enhanced eBook series and launches first title

Guitar World and Vook today announced a new partnership for Vook to provide its eBook creation, distribution, marketing, and merchandizing services...

May 30, 2013, 07:21 ET

The New York Times and Vook Publish "A WORLD OF HURT: Fixing Pain Medicine's Biggest Mistake"

A World of Hurt, published by The New York Times and Vook, explores the untold part of the prescription painkiller story – growing evidence...

May 29, 2013, 13:07 ET

Famous Dominatrix Publishes Video-Enhanced Ebook About Kink

World-famous dominatrix Nina Payne (aka Kimi Inch) and Vook have published a two-volume, multimedia-enhanced ebook series: Kisses to Kink: A...

Dec 13, 2012, 15:26 ET

Vook Powers The New York Times TimesFiles ePublishing Program

 Vook, Inc. is working with The New York Times to launch its TimesFiles ebook publishing program. The first 25 TimesFiles ebooks will be...

Nov 19, 2012, 09:05 ET

Thought Catalog Launches Digital Books Division, First Four Titles Released Today via Partnership With Vook

Thought Catalog, an online culture magazine, announced today it will venture into the ePublishing industry and start a digital books division. The...

Feb 16, 2012, 15:14 ET

Council of Literary Magazines and Presses and ePublishing Leader Vook Announce Partnership

 The Council of Literary Magazines and Presses boasting more than 550 independent literary publishers is working with Vook, an...

Feb 14, 2012, 12:13 ET
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ePublishing Leader Vook Announces Over 500 Titles Produced in Successful Private Beta and Winners of Its eBook Creation Contest

 Vook, the leading ePublishing technology platform that's produced over 1,250 eBooks leading to 3.3 million downloads, today announced winners...

Oct 03, 2011, 06:08 ET
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Gaiam Releases 16 New e-Books Using VookMaker

Today, Gaiam, Inc., the leading distributor of lifestyle media in the fitness and wellness market, and Vook, an ePublishing industry leader,...

Aug 25, 2011, 06:07 ET

2012 Republican Presidential Candidates Profiled in New eBook Series

Vook today announced the release of a new Republican presidential candidates eBook series titled "A Politician's Journey" that documents the...

May 19, 2011, 06:07 ET
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150,000+ TextVook eBooks Downloaded on the Amazon Kindle in One Day

Digital publisher Vook announced today more than 150,000 free TextVooks were downloaded within just 24 hours in Amazon's Kindle...

Apr 27, 2011, 06:07 ET
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TextVook Animated Apps and eBooks Help Readers "Get Smart, Quickly"

 Leading enhanced digital publisher Vook announced the launch of TextVook, which are animated apps and eBooks that deliver short-form content...

Mar 16, 2011, 09:17 ET

Apocalypse 2012 App Released by Best-Selling Investigative Journalist

Lawrence E. Joseph, acclaimed investigative journalist and best-selling author, has announced the release of an iPhone and iPad app entitled...

Feb 15, 2011, 09:00 ET
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Leading Publisher Hay House Taps MotherVook to Produce Hundreds of Enhanced E-Books

The O'Reilly Tools of Change Conference -- Digital publisher Vook announced today a business partnership with Hay House that will allow the...

Feb 11, 2011, 10:11 ET
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Digital Publisher Vook THANKS its Customers

Digital publisher Vook announced today a special, limited-time-only promotion to say THANKS to the customers it LOVES. Beginning Saturday,...

Oct 29, 2010, 08:11 ET

From Sea to Shining Sea, Vook Celebrates American Politics and Election Day

As Democrats and Republicans, conservatives and liberals and Americans of every other political stripe head to the polls on Election Day, Vook --...

Oct 27, 2010, 08:35 ET

Vook Launches Digital Serial Rights Program

Vook, the leading digital publisher that lights up the world's content with its mixed-media reading experience, today announced a digital serial...