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2:46 Quakebook: Japan Earthquake Twitter eBook Now Becoming Print Book

05/10/2011 07:43 am ET | Updated Jul 10, 2011

An avid Twitter user's desire to help Japan recover from the devastating March earthquake and tsunami has resulted in a charity e-book based on material gathered from around the world -- all within three days.

With Yoko Ono and cult sci-fi author William Gibson among the contributors, the e-book "2:46: Aftershocks: Stories from the Japan Earthquake" was available for download within a month and raised $25,000 for the Japan Red Cross in its first two weeks.

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