Apple Opens iBookstore in Canada

Reading on the iPad, just got better in Canada. Apple’s iBookstore is now open in Canada. Just in time for Canada Day.

HarperCollins Canada has titles in there from Lawrence Hill, Tish Cohen and Gail Vaz-Oxlade.

Simon & Schuster Canada has also added titles from Stephen King, Kathy Reichs and Cassandra Clare.

Kevin Hanson, President of Simon & Schuster Canada stated, “We are delighted that we can now bring our books to Canadian readers who have eagerly anticipated the pleasures of reading on the iPad, iPhone or iPod touch. We are absolutely committed to making our books available to readers whenever and however they choose to enjoy them, and we welcome the iBookstore to the Canadian bookselling marketplace.”