Two major publishers say they will delay publishing e-book editions of leading titles to avoid...

|By:, SA News Editor

Two major publishers say they will delay publishing e-book editions of leading titles to avoid undercutting the prices of their physical books. Simon & Schuster (CBS) is delaying by four months the electronic-book editions of 35 leading titles due out early next year, and Lagardere's Hachette Book Group said it has similar plans.