Books etc website to relaunch 'next week'

<p>The Books etc website, which went offline days after its launch last month, is due to go back online next week. A note on its website said the site would be running again during the week commencing 15th March.</p><p>The relaunched site will include several new features, including the ability to have books sent anywhere in the world. Gardners fulfills almost all orders placed on the website. It has also tweaked its search ability, allowing users to search by format as well as by the likes of author name<br /> and title.</p><p>Tom Chalmers, e-commerce director of the site, said: &quot;We&#39;re currently stress testing. The site has had a lot of feedback about adding different aspects to it. By the end of next week it should be back up . . . We wanted the site to be e-book friendly, which is why we added the format search.&quot;</p><p>Any purchases made since the launch will be honoured and any new registrations made will also have been logged.<br /> </p>