Canadian iBookstore to Launch Alongside iPad on May 28

Earlier this morning Apple announced the release date for the Canadian iPad launch and with that, the details regarding pricing. May 28, 2010 will be the day that Canadians can finally pick up their iPad from their local Apple Store or Apple Authorized Reseller.

Apple also announced this morning that the iBooks app and iBookstore, previously only available via a USA iTunes account, will be launched in Canada on May 28, 2010. The iBookstore will also be launched in Australia, Italy, Japan, Spain and the UK.

France, Germany and Switzerland are also likely candidates to receive the iBooks application and store.