Lerner Publishing Group, an old and established name in academic publishing, has just released its first iPad app. The Lerner Digital eReader opens the iPad to a quality selection of eBooks published by Lerner. Readers can 1,800 titles drawn from the more than 5,000 titles that Lerner has in print.
“Our new eReader App enables children, parents, teachers, and librarians to experience our books in new ways leveraging the iPad(R) which is quickly gaining popularity in schools and libraries” said Terri Reden, vice president of marketing and digital products, Lerner Publishing Group. “We are the first school library publisher to make our complete eBook collection accessible for reading and purchase via the iPad, which was in direct response to the evolving needs of our school and library customers.”
The in-app collection includes eBooks from Lerner as well as Andersen Press USA, Gecko Press USA, and The Kane Press. The selection covers everything from nonfiction eBooks, illustrated picture books, and graphic novels to chapter books and young adult novels.