To celebrate its first year in business, ebook subscription service Scribd put together a fun infographic that explores what people are reading. It found that mind, body, and spirit and business titles are big in the nonfiction world, but many readers don’t finish them. Meanwhile, romance novels are not only among the top three categories that people open and finish, but they are also the most bookmarked. The most highlighted ebook? Wine All-In-One for Dummies.

To get a full view of our Infographic Pick of the Week, click on the image below.

Scribd Reader inforgraphic


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Posted by: Margot Knorr Mancini

A thought leader in the publishing industry, Margot Knorr Mancini has helped numerous publishers redefine their missions to become nimble content generators with the ability to repurpose content easily and efficiently. As Founder & CEO of Technology for Publishing, her analytical mind allows her to remain a step ahead of the industry, recognizing early trends and developing pivotal best practices.