NY Times Publishes eBook About WikiLeaks

The New York Times has a new book coming out about WikiLeaks that is being published exclusively as an eBook. The book, Open Secrets: WikiLeaks, War and American Diplomacy, is being published using Barnes & Noble’s PubIt! platform and is exclusively available in the Nook store.

The book chronicles important documents from WikiLeaks story and the controversy that came about as the stories were leaked to the press. The eBook comes out later this week for $5.99.

To help promote the title, Barnes & Noble is also giving Nook owners access to exclusive additional content from the story through its More In Store program. This includes a Q&A between Alexander Star, Open Secrets editor and a senior editor at The New York Times, and Eric Schmitt, a senior reporter on terrorism and national security at The Times, who spent time with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange as the WikiLeaks scandal broke. The exclusive content will be available later this week.