In 2021, a record 31 titles were published as part of the project. Of the 298 titles published to date, 264 are currently available on the project website.
Last year’s titles were published with the financial support of the City of Zagreb, the City of Rijeka and the Ministry of Culture and Media.
According to data provided by the Google Analytics service, in 2021 the project website registered 243,250 users, who read 1,208,869 e-books online and downloaded another 68,629 e-books. This means that users read and/or downloaded a total of 197,498 e-books in 2021.
The most read fiction book in 2021 was the novel “Sloboština Barbie” by Maša Kolanović (4,599 readers), followed by Henry David Thoreau’s “Walden” (3,788) and the novel “Tuđi život” (Someone Else’s Life) by Marina Vujčić (3,014).
The most read poetry book was “Tri jeseni” (Three Autumns) by Anna Akhmatova (2,357).
As many as 48 titles had more than a thousand readers last year, said the Society for Promoting New Media Literature.
At the end of 2021, the project surpassed 4 million users, which is nearly 200,000 per year, and books were read and/or downloaded 2,336,009 times, which means that each title had over 7,800 users on average.
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