Jouve ( has developed an online client platform for Apple’s iBookstore, making its industrial conversion solutions available to publishers of all sizes.

Production costs start from US19.99 per book. Whatever the format (image or print PDF, epub, XML) or the complexity of the job, Jouve says it “ensures the highest quality production from its site in France. The production cost for each title is quoted upfront, and publishers can pay online to start the conversion process immediately.

iBooks is Apple’s ebook/PDF reader for the iPhone and iPad. iBooks works with the The iBookstore features books from major and independent publishers. Once you’ve bought a book — or downloaded a free one — it’s displayed on your Bookshelf. Just tap it to start reading. iBooks is a free download at the Apple App Store.