Wednesday, September 30, 2009

E-book Search and Price Comparison Engines

If you are an e-book reader, you may find the following two sites very handy:

Inkmesh is an e-book search engine. Its search index includes sites such as Sony eBook Store,, BooksOnBoard and Fictionwise. The complete list is supposed to grow to include other sites such as or

I find the overall usability of the site pretty good. They've done a good job. I like the search result presentation. Some quick enhancements that come to my mind are:
  • Sorting or searching according to device type or alternatively according to e-book format.
  • Inclusion of non-english sites
  • Ability to configure the number of books a search page contains is a price comparison site for e-books. I love the idea, even though I didn't quite like the site design (which is definitely secondary in my mind). One can use as a search engine or a comparison engine.

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