OverDrive Announces Availability of Hachette Book Group eBooks – WSJ.com
OverDrive Announces Availability of Hachette Book Group eBooks
Bestselling Hachette Book Group Titles Will Be Available for Library and School Lending via OverDrive
CLEVELAND, OH—(Marketwired – May 1, 2013) – Hachette Book Group, one of the largest and most successful publishers in the world, will make its entire digital catalog of more than 5,000 eBooks available to libraries and schools via OverDrive. Beginning May 8, loyal readers at OverDrive-powered libraries and schools in the U.S. and Canada will have access to popular and award-winning authors such as David Baldacci, Sara Zarr, Sandra Brown, James Patterson, David Sedaris and Kate Atkinson. OverDrive supplies Next Generation digital library services for more than 22,000 libraries and schools worldwide, with support for all major eReading devices, including iPad(R) , Nook(R) and Kindle(R) .
The addition of the entire Hachette Book Group eBook catalog to OverDrive — which already carries Hachette Book Group audiobooks on the same lending platform — enhances the largest catalog for libraries and schools of more than 1 million eBook, audiobook, music and video titles.