Announces Google Partnership

    More Than a Million Titles now Available From, the First
    ebookstore Outside the US to Partner With Google Books...

    READING, England, Sept. 2 /CNW/ - British company Interead announces that is the first ebookstore outside the US to partner with Google
to include over 1 million public domain books (close to half a million outside
the US) from Google Books in its online library. Starting today, will feature a Google API with out of copyright works from the
Google Books index, accessible for free via the website, and
the COOL-ER ereader. With this partnership, becomes the
largest ebookstore in the world, with over one million titles available for
purchase or free access. is known for being the ebookstore designed by readers,
for readers. Unlike other ebookstores, accommodates 19
document formats: these include EPUB and PDF, and MP3 for audio books, giving
this ebookstore the broadest range of formats on the web. Users will also be
able to view a preview of many of the ebooks on offer, allowing them to read a
few pages before deciding whether they would like to buy the whole title.
    Interead is also the company behind the COOL-ER ereader, a light,
affordable and user-friendly ereader designed to be used by technophiles and
tech-phobes alike.
    'At Interead, our aim has always been to make ebooks available to
ordinary book lovers, not just technology enthusiasts,' explains Neil Jones,
founder of Interead and avid book lover. 'We want everyone to be able to enjoy
the content on, so even if you don't own one of our COOL-ER
ereaders you can still download your favourite titles. And now, our
partnership with Google allows us to offer more content than anyone else, as
well as giving readers the freedom to have a look through ebooks that they
might be interested in. We're extremely proud to be the first ebookstore
outside the US to partner with Google Books, and we hope that the
collaboration will make the appeal and accessibility of ebooks broader than
    "We're delighted to make part of our public domain books available to
users via We believe in an open platform for accessing and
reading books, we're always looking for more ways to expand access to books.
This partnership will make it easier for users to find and access public
domain books, thus helping bring more books to more people," says Santiago de
la Mora, Head of Print Content Partnerships, EMEA.
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    About Interead

    Based in Reading, England and Miami, Interead and COOL-ER are the
creation of seasoned entrepreneur Neil Jones. COOL-ER is the lightest and most
affordable ereader available, is both MAC and PC compatible, and accommodates
popular formats including EPUB, PDF, MP3, FB2, RTF, TXT, HTML, PRC (non DRM),
JPG, GIF, BMP. holds the largest selection of ebook formats in
the world.

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For further information: Press contacts: For more information about
Interead, or the COOL-ER, please contact: UK: E: or call Victoria Shortt at Beam Agency on
+44(0)207-833-9595; US & rest of the world: E:

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