1. More than 7,000 groups have signed up to take part in Harry Potter Book Night, which takes place on 5th February.
2. S&S and HarperCollins have both launched direct to consumer initiatives in the US.
3. Apple claims that iBooks store is attracting a 1 million new users a week.
4. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn has been named the top-selling e-book of 2014 for e-books by Sainsbury’s.
5. James Patterson has given away 1,000 Free Copies of Self-Destructing e-Book.