Scott Kelby the Top-Selling U.S. Computer Book Author for 2008,
According to Nielsen BookScan Data
BERKELEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the fifth consecutive year, Peachpit
author extraordinaire Scott
Kelby has been recognized as the top-selling computer book author in
the U.S., according to research based on Nielsen BookScan data.
The Kelby books that lead in their categories, as well as on Amazon’s
list of best sellers, include The
Digital Photography Book and The
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 Book for Digital Photographers.
Kelby published a total of seven titles in 2008, including:
“Scott’s innovative techniques, stunning photographs, and one-of-a-kind
teaching style clearly continue to resonate with readers, and we
congratulate him for this amazing achievement,” said Nancy
Aldrich-Ruenzel, vice president of Pearson Technology Group and
publisher of the Peachpit group, whose imprints include Peachpit Press,
Kelby Training/NAPP, New Riders, Adobe Press, and Apple Certified.
To view more of Scott Kelby’s best-selling work, go to www.peachpit.com/ScottKelby.
About Scott Kelby
Kelby has been the top-selling computer technology book author since
2004. He is president of the National
Association of Photoshop Professionals, a trade organization for
Adobe Photoshop users with more than 70,000 members in over 100
countries. Additionally, Scott is Editor-in-Chief of both Photoshop
User and Layers
magazines. Scott serves as training director for the Adobe Photoshop
Seminar Tour and is the technical chair of the Photoshop World
Conference & Expo. Scott is also the author of Scott
Kelby’s 7-Point System for Adobe Photoshop CS3 and The
Digital Photography Book, Volumes 1 and 2.
For more information, visit http://www.scottkelby.com
has been publishing the industry's best-selling books on the latest in
graphic design, desktop publishing, multimedia, Web design and
development, digital video, and general Macintosh computing since 1986.
Its award-winning books feature step-by-step explanations, time-saving
techniques, savvy insider tips, and expert advice for computer users of
all sorts. It is the home of the internationally recognized Visual
QuickStart Guide series, the design imprint New
Riders and its highly popular Voices That Matter series, and
is the publishing partner for Adobe
Press, Kelby Training/NAPP,
Design Press and others. Peachpit is part of Pearson
(NYSE:PSO), the international media company. Pearson's primary
operations include Education,
Times Group and the Penguin
Group. Learn more at www.peachpit.com