ELECTRIC E BOOKS – Book Without E’s The book without e book has been around for decades, but the term ‘electrical book’ has been coined by booksellers and book lovers in recent years.
The term covers a wide range of books, including those that use electronic technologies to store and retrieve information and that do not rely on a physical book.
Books with an electronic format are called ebooks.
A book without an electronic cover The word ‘electronic’ has several meanings.
Some are electronic, meaning they’re computer-readable, but some are not.
For example, the word ‘digital’ is often used to refer to electronic devices that use technology such as Bluetooth or wi-fi, but there are also electronic books.
Some of the best-selling books and the ones you may have bought in the past are those that were not intended for an electronic reader.
The best-known examples of these books are the novels of Cormac McCarthy and Stephen King, and the non-fiction books by Robert Harris and Thomas Harris.
Books that are designed for an ordinary person to read and that have no electronic cover include: books about people, places and people, about their lives, and about the things that they do, like walking or gardening.
Other books that you can’t find in the library are those about sports, travel, history, technology, and religion.
The book with an electrical cover: books that use digital technology to store information and store information in a computer file, but are designed not for a human to read.
Examples of these include the books of Corma and John Updike, the novels by Stephen King and Stephen Spender, the nonfiction books of Thomas Harris and Richard Harris, and non-biography books by Helen Macdonald and James Patterson.
Some books have an electronic covering that is printed onto a physical cover.
The cover for the book ‘Noah’ is an example.
Books without electronic covers: books written in a different language, like the English language.
Some examples include: the books in the Stephen King anthology ‘King in a Bottle’, the books by James Patterson and James Wilson, and other books about King’s life, including ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’ and ‘The Song of Roland.’
Some of these novels have no printed or electronic cover, and are available in the UK and other countries.
They include the novels in ‘A Storm of Swords’ by Ian McEwan, the books ‘I Am a Ghost’ by John Upadhyaya, and ‘Namaste’ by Jane Austen.
‘No Man’s Land’ by George R.R. Martin is an interesting example of an electronic book that has an electronic-only cover, as is ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’.
Electronic books in Australia Some electronic books are sold in Australian bookshops.
Electronic books are usually priced lower than books in their physical form.
For more information, see our guide to digital books.
A list of electronic books available in Australia is available from the National Library of Australia website.