The US Apple store is offering promotions on iBooks and AppleWorks.

Under the heading Play More Pay Less, a rebate of $100 is being offered on iBooks bought between November 21 and December 31. The company is asking that coupons must be received by February 15, 2002, with rebates arriving "eight to ten weeks" after the claim has been received.

Work has its rewards is the second promotion, and involves AppleWorks 6.2. People purchasing the software before February 28, 2002 will receive a free copy of The Sims or The Sims House Party Expansion Pack.

To claim the game, users are being asked return the redemption coupon inside the AppleWorks 6.2 box and the sales receipt

Apple UK refused to comment on whether the deal will be run here. The UK Apple Store is currently offering a HP digital camera for £1 for every CD-RW iMac bought.

There is also the Crystal Clear Savings promotion, which gives purchasers of Quicksilver G4 Power Macs £300 off a Studio or Cinema display.