Publisher launches line of Warhol e-books

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Posted: Feb 17, 2015 7:00 AM

NEW YORK (AP) — Andy Warhol's "Factory" is going digital.

On Tuesday, Open Road Integrated Media launched Factory Books, a line of e-books about Warhol and the artists and bohemians he worked with in the 1960s and after.

Releases will include Stephen Koch's "Stargazer: The Life, World and Films of Andy Warhol," Ultra Violet's "Famous for 15 Minutes: My Years With Andy Warhol" and Candy Darling's "Candy Darling: Memoirs of an Andy Warhol Superstar."

Open Road is a digital publisher founded in 2009. CEO Jane Friedman said in a statement that the new Warhol imprint will focus on an "influential time and place that continues to resonate today."