In this holiday season B&N has announced that it sold on its web site more E-books for its Nook E-reader than it sold paper books . Their new color Nook was also apparently a best seller. B&N reported selling almost a million E-readers while Amazon is believed to have sold more than 2 million Kindles.
E-Books Outsell Paper Books On Barnes & Noble's Online Store
Forrester Research expects U.S. e-book sales to total $2.8 billion in 2015, up from nearly $1 billion in 2010. The research firm projects the number of e-readers and tablets in the U.S. will soar from more than 15 million in 2010 to nearly 60 million in 2015.