General Queries

What is an ePub?

ePub is the standard eBook format, which makes it possible to optimize and customize text and images for both large displays like your desktop computer and small screens like your smartphone.

What are the benefits of eBooks?

Ebooks are delivered almost instantaneously. You can purchase, download and start reading them within minutes, without leaving your chair. You don't have to go to a bookstore to buy them, neither wait for them for days, weeks and sometimes more to arrive in the mail.

No trees are required to manufacture paper for the pages of ebooks.

Ebooks are portable. You can carry a whole library of hundreds of books with you, on CD, in a laptop, notebook or any ebook reader, without worrying about their weight.

Is it safe to download eBook readers and eBooks?

Yes. You will not download a computer virus or any other malicious file when you download eBooks or eBook readers. Additionally, Adobe readers have built-in security and encryption features to protect against copyright violations. It is sensible, however, to ensure that your virus protection is always up-to-date.

Do I have to be connected to the internet to read my eBook?

No. Once you have paid for and downloaded your eBook you can read it offline without being connected to the Internet.

How long does it take to download an eBook?

It depends on the speed of your internet connection, the length of the book and whether your book contains a lot of images.