eBook Ecosystems

Joseph Esposito recent article “An Industry Pining for Bookstores” makes a strong argument for the value which bookstores have in the current book industry and the effect that ebooks will have on the ecosystem of that industry. Bookstores, he argues, are where we find physical books; and “with bookstores collapsing everywhere, the print business collapses along with it.” Esposito argues that the decline of the bookstore, however it may have…