I’ve seen the word spelled eBook, e-book, and ebook, but which spelling is correct? Well, The Chicago Manual of Style and The Associated Press Handbook both say e-book is. And if capitalized, it’s E-book. Could it evolve like “email” has and eventually just be “ebook”? I hope so. But for now, we’ll follow the guides and include the dash!
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