Quercus Publishing plc
LSE : QUPP

July 12, 2011 02:00 ET

QUERCUS PUBLISHING JOINS APPLE'S iBOOKSTORE

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                                                                                               12 July 2011

                                          Quercus Publishing Plc
                                                     
                                       ("Quercus" or the "Company")
                                                     
                                QUERCUS PUBLISHING JOINS APPLE'S iBOOKSTORE
                                                     
Quercus  Publishing Plc, the listed print and digital books publisher, has today (Tuesday)  announced  that
its ebooks are now available in the UK, France and Germany on the iBookstore. iBookstore is included in the
free iBooks app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch or at www.itunes.co.uk

Quercus titles on the iBookstore include the preeminent publishing phenomenon of recent times that is Stieg
Larsson's Millennium Trilogy, the King's Speech and recent non-fiction hits Dead Men Risen, An Epic Swindle
and Born Liars.

Mark  Smith, Quercus CEO, said: 'We are delighted to be making our titles available to a whole new audience
through  iTunes,  iPad,  iPhone and iPod touch; and as our list includes some 200  spectacular  illustrated
books, we look forward to fully utilising the fantastic display capabilities and functionality of the  iPad
to bring exciting new visually led titles to the iBookstore.

"Quercus  is  a young and dynamic company and we are keen to embrace new opportunities. We are already  the
fastest growing publishers in the UK and we are sure that joining the iBookstore will lead to great  things
and a significant increase in sales."
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QUERCUS PUBLISHING PLC
Mark Smith, Chief Executive
Tel: 020 7291 7200

ST HELENS CAPITAL PARTNERS LLP
Mark Anwyl or Duncan Vasey
Tel: 020 7368 6959

ATTILA CONSULTANTS
Charles Cook
Tel: 020 7776 8825 or Mobile: 07710 910563

Notes to Editors:
*       Quercus Publishing plc is an independent publisher based in London.
*       It was named Publisher of the Year at the 2011 Bookseller Awards.
*       It was named Plus Company of the Year 2011.
*       It  was the fastest growing trade publisher in the UK with sales (as measured by Nielsen Bookscan)
        rising 103% over 2009.
*       The  Company was founded by Mark Smith and Wayne Davies in May 2004 and was listed on PLUS markets
        in October 2006.

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