Remember Amazon Inspire, the site Amazon launched almost four years ago which teachers could use to share curricula? Amazon just launched a complimentary service, Amazon Ignite, only instead of sharingContinue reading
Today, Amazon announced its selections for the Best Books of 2019, naming Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments – the sequel to her dystopian masterpiece The Handmaid’s Tale – the Best Book of 2019. The annual list featuresContinue reading
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Tor.com is giving away Seanan McGuire's Down Among the Sticks and Bones this month. Twin sisters Jack and Jill were seventeen when they found their way home and were packedContinue reading
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Here are a few stories to read this Monday morning. Did you know there's an open eReader project? The LA Times interviewed Amazon's newest big name author, Dean Koontz. DavidContinue reading
Macmillan CEO John Sargent is back in the news this week with yet another attempt at defending Macmillan's new policy of windowing library ebooks. This time, he's shown us justContinue reading
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Are you doing NaNoWriMo this year? (I was going to do NaPodPoMo, but then I got sick.) If you are doing NaNoWriMo and need inspiration or writing or publishing tips,Continue reading
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The Renovated Amazon Books Bookstore in Bethesda, MD Now Has E-ink Shelf Labels and Books Shelved Spine Out
Amazon shuttered five of its Amazon Books retail stores over the past couple weeks so the interiors could be renovated and updated. Both of the stores in my area closed,Continue reading
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Here are a few stories to read this Monday morning. The UK book industry continues its perennial call to end the 20% tax on ebooks (print books have a 0%Continue reading
While some libraries are telling patrons that Macmillan's new restrictions are why its ebooks are not available, others are simply opting not to buy any Macmillan ebooks at all. TheContinue reading
Macmillan's new restrictions on library ebook sales went into effect on Friday, and OverDrive was ready. Library patrons who reserve an ebook through the OverDrive Libby app are now beingContinue reading
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I just found my next April Fools Day joke. Fast Company brings our attention to the news that someone has taken the Helvetica font and made a version designed toContinue reading
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