The rise of e-reading is evident. Amazon Kindle Paperwhite, Kobo Clara HD, and Kobo Libra H2O are the leading eBooks available today. Statistics show that over 21% of Americans have an eBook. It is not surprising that eBooks have growing customers; the increasing environmental conservation spirit is one reason. Easy access, quick download, tech-savvy crowd, are some others.
The shift to e-reading is evident after the advent of the pandemic. With business and movement restrictions, the general reading habit improved for the greater good. eBooks saved the readers since local bookstores and online delivery systems came to a halt for a brief period. In this article, we have listed some of the bestselling eBooks. Some of these are classics, and some are technical guides and self-help books.
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J.K Rowling
The Harry Potter series is an evergreen children’s classic. Much loved by millennials, Rowling’s first book of the seven-book series is the Amazon Kindle category’s bestseller. Initially released in 1997, it is available for e-reading since 2015. Children all over the world are captivated by Rowling’s magic. The story of orphan Harry Potter is a modern classic and is available in more than five languages for e-reading.
Think Straight by Darius Foroux
The full title is ‘Think Straight: Change Your Thoughts, Change Your Life’-a self-help book on principles of pragmatism, meaning, thinking the practicality of theories and philosophies. Initially published in 2017, this book is excellent for helping you with productivity and procrastination to achieve meaningful life changes.
Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Literature classics always find a place in best sellers. ‘A Christmas Carol’ written by Charles Dicken is a much-loved season’s play about Ebenezer Scrooge and his character change. Generations of readers read this during Christmas season. Initially released in 1843, it is available for free reading since 2006 in e-Planet and Amazon Kindle.
The Order by Daniel Silva
The twentieth book in the Gabriel Allon series by the internationally acclaimed bestselling author Daniel Silva, ‘The Order’ released in July 2020 became a huge hit. It is available in both print and e-books. It is a thriller following the story of legendary spy Gabriel Allon. ‘The Order’ is a New York Times and Wallstreet Times bestseller.
Google Classroom by Maxine Taryn
The 2020 pandemic changed the world as we know it. The classroom situation changed for the best. Teachers have become technologically verse with the help of Maxine Taryn’s book. It guides both teachers and students to master Google Classroom for improving the quality of online classes. The book features hidden tools in Google Classroom to enhance student engagement. With the ongoing Covid-19 crisis and digitalisation of classrooms, Taryn’s book is a huge success.