Veronica Roth’s Divergent series is mimicking The Hunger Games.The trilogy has continued to lead the ebook best-seller list all year. And in a first this week, it swept all top three spots.The first Divergent movie, due out March 21 is expected to be up to $60 million, putting it in a league with the Twilight franchise. Much of that speculation is built on the strong ebook sales of the series in the run-up to the film’s release.More: The top-25 best-selling ebooks; Amazon Publishing update; best-seller prices. To get all the ebook and digital publishing news you need every day in your inbox at 8:00 AM, sign up for the DBW Daily today!Nook Press Launches All Over Europe (DBW) Nook’s self-publishing platform Nook Press is now operating in seven major European markets: UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands and Belgium.Nook’s Smart Move (DBW) By leading with Nook Press in some important international ebook markets, Nook is giving itself a good chance at being profitable in its expansion.Implications of the Open Road-HarperCollins Ruling (PW) Because of the narrow language used by the judge in the case to determine that Open Road violated the author’s contract with HarperCollins, the ruling may not have …read more

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