About e-Books e-books are the books available in digital format, allowing readers to access them anywhere and anytime using their handheld devices. The low price of e-books compared to printed books is one of the major reasons for the acceptance of e-books. e-Books are compatible with any electronic display device and enable end-users to have a variety of reading options. TechNavio's analysts forecast the e-Book market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 21.28 percent over the period 2013-2018. Covered in this Report This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the e-Book market in the US for the period 2014-2018. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of e-books. The report presents the current market scenario as well as the forecast of the e-reading devices including tablets, smartphones, and e-readers. TechNavio's report, the e-Book Market in the US 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the landscape of the e-Book market in the US and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market. Key Vendors • Amazon.com • Apple • Barnes & Noble • Kobo I Other Prominent Vendors • E-books.com • Google E-books • Lulu • Omnilit • Readups • Smashwords Key Market Driver • Increased Adoption of Portable Devices • For a full, detailed list, view our report Key Market Challenge • Unaffordability of e-Reading Devices for Low-income Group • For a full, detailed list, view our report Key Market Trend • Shift toward Digital Content • For a full, detailed list, view our report Key Questions Answered in this Report • What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be? • What are the key market trends? • What is driving this market? • What are the challenges to market growth? • Who are the key vendors in this market space? • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors? • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?