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Why is the Ebook Business So Out of Sync with Consumers?

By Edward Nawotka, Editor-in-Chief<p>Let’s face it, do you really own your ebooks? Even as someone whose day-to-day job is covering the book business as …

Terry Deary: Give poor people free e-readers

Giving poor people free e-readers would be a 'hell of a lot cheaper' than keeping libraries open, the author Terry Deary says<p>Giving poor people free e-readers would be a "hell of a lot cheaper" than keeping libraries "open at all costs", the children’s author Terry Deary has argued.<p>Deary, who wrote …

Ebooks an Increasingly Popular Holiday Gift

More parents intend to buy their kids ebooks for the holidays this year than last year.<p>Some 73% of parents with children aged two to 13 plan on buying their kids digital books this year for the holidays versus 66% last year, according to an upcoming report from PlayCollective and Digital Book World.<p>…

Amazon.com: 100 Books To Read In A Lifetime: Books

So many books, so little time. With this in mind, the Amazon Books editors set out to compile a list of <b>100 Books to Read in a Lifetime</b>. We had a few …

The 100 greatest novels of all time: The list

<b>1. Don Quixote</b> Miguel De Cervantes<br>The story of the gentle knight and his servant Sancho Panza has entranced readers for centuries.<br>• Harold Bloom on Don Quixote – the first modern novel<p><b>2.</b> <b>Pilgrim's Progress</b> John Bunyan<br>The one with the Slough of Despond and Vanity Fair.<br>• Robert McCrum's 100 best …

Ebook Publishing Gets More Difficult From Here: How Indie Authors Can Survive and Thrive

First the good news.<p>For indie (self-published) authors, there's never been a better time to publish an ebook. Thanks to an ever-growing global market for ebooks, your books are a couple clicks away from over one billion potential readers on smart phones, tablets and e-readers.<p>As a self-published …

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Addr Is A Nifty iPad Ebook Reader For Those Who Miss Readmill

Meet Addr, a brand new iPad app to read your ePub ebooks. In some way, Addr is very reminiscent of Readmill’s now defunct ebook reader. It’s all about importing your DRM-free ebooks and adding a social layer to take annotations and share them with your friends.<p>But the comparison stops there as Addr …

eBook Search app review

eBook Search<p>Price: Free<p>eBook Search by Inkstone Software, Inc. ensures you've always got a great collection of books at your fingertips.<p>This app is …

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In Canada, newspapers’ attempts to experiment with ebooks haven’t seen much success

A number of papers across the country started ebook programs in the early part of this decade, repurposing their archives or producing new work. They haven’t been the moneymakers some had hoped.<p>Ebooks have failed to live up to their promise as a new revenue stream for newspapers. That’s the lesson …

Survey: Library Ebook Growth Slowing but Still Substantial

Ninety-five percent of public libraries currently offer ebooks to patrons, up from 72 percent in 2010, and 89 percent in both 2012 and 2013. However, …

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13 Beautiful New Ebook Templates [Free Download]

Did you know that <b>companies with 30 or more landing pages generate</b> <b>7x more leads</b><b> than those with fewer than ten?</b> But landing pages don't convert …

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20 Free Tax Secrets For Canadians, an Ebook by Allan Madan

Readers of This Book Also Read<p>Reviews<p><b>Review by:</b> Hitesh Laxman on Dec. 14, 2014 : <br>This book is a great summary of some of the key income tax savings …

Selling Books To Hybrid Readers: How To Earn Money And Connect With Your Readers

<b>You’ve written your book. It’s your best work and now it’s ready to go. One part of the business of publishing is choosing vendors. This can be</b> …

Kindle Most Popular Device For Ebooks, Beating Out iPad; Tablets On The Rise

More people who read ebooks own an Amazon Kindle dedicated e-reader than own an Apple iPad — or any other device for that matter. As more people buy tablets and fewer buy e-readers, however, that fact is set to flip.<p>According to a new study from the Book Industry Study Group, nearly 40% of U.S. …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

Amazon's Kindle app for iOS 7 lets users group books into 'Collections'

Amazon launched a redesign for its Kindle app for iOS 7 on Wednesday, designed to give consumers the ability to easily organize their e-book libraries.<p>The feature, known as "Collections," allows customers to add their content to multiple categories instead of just one. For example, "A Game of …