eBooks

Can Blockchains Disrupt The E-Book Market? Two Startups Will Find Out.

Blockchain technology has made its way to book publishing. The e-book platforms from two startups — Scenarex, based in Montreal, and Publica, based in Gibraltar and Latvia — are strikingly similar. They are implementing ideas that have been discussed in the book publishing world for a little while. …

Blockchain

H&R Block Tax Class

You can prepare taxes like a pro.<br>And maybe even become one.<p>H&R Block classes are a simple, convenient way to learn everything you ever wanted to know …

H&R Block

Josh Freed: Confessions of a TV binge-watching wimp

I recently asked some friends if they’d tried Netflix’s Norwegian series Occupied, one of my favourite shows — and they said: “Yeah, we binge-watched …

TV

'The Haunting at Ice Pine Peak' Earns Story Monsters Approval

This gothic story for the whole family gets the seal of approval from a panel of tween judges after winning in the YA category in 2016.<p>CHANDLER, AZ …

Books

Download This Incredible Color Management eBook by Datacolor for Free

Artists invariably love color, and artists using camera mediums are no different. However, for photographers and videographers, there is a …

Color Management

Church Planting Reading List

This is certainly not comprehensive, but when church planters ask me to suggest a few books to help them think differently about planting, this is …

eBooks

What Team Windows Central is watching, reading, and listening to this week

It's nearly the weekend, and that means it's time for more of the TV, movies, music, and books the Windows Central team is enjoying this week.The …

Deadpool

Librarians Question Tor’s E-book Embargo

Librarians have been looking at the data and they say Macmillan’s recent claim that library e-book lending is having a “direct and adverse” impact on …

Libraries

Biggest Waste of Money: Freshman year

If you’re heading off to freshman year, those college costs may seem daunting. The average student at a private, non-profit four-year college pays …

Personal Finance

YA fantasy inspired by ancient Japan to Gollancz

Gollancz has acquired <i>Empress of All Seasons</i> by Emiko Jean, a debut YA fantasy set in a world, inspired by ancient Japan, in which women with the …

Japan

Best-Selling Books Week Ended Aug. 12

With data from NPD BookScan<p>Hardcover Nonfiction<p>TITLE<br>AUTHOR / PUBLISHER<p>THIS WEEK<p>LAST<br>WEEK<p><b>Girl, Wash Your Face</b><p>1<p>2<p>Rachel Hollis/Thomas Nelson<p><b>The Russia Hoax</b><p>2<p>1<p>Gregg Jarrett/Broadside Books<p><b>Liars, Leakers, and Liberals</b><p>3<p>3<p>Jeanine Pirro/Center Street<p><b>Magnolia Table</b><p>4<p>4<p>Joanna Gaines & Marah Stets/William Morrow & …

Books

‘Dopesick’: Beth Macy Book About America’s Opioid Crisis In The Works For TV From Warren Littlefield & Fox 21

After a competitive bidding, Fox 21 Television Studios and Warren Littlefield’s The Littlefield Company have optioned Beth Macy’s new book <i>Dopesick:</i> …

Macy's

Add ‘The Zodiac Killer’ to your Kindle eBook library for FREE

Amazon offers <i>The Zodiac Killer Book 1</i> by WL Knightly for <b>FREE</b>. For comparison, the paperback version goes for $17 and this is just the second time we’ve seen it available for nothing. Rated 3.9/5 stars.<p><i>The Zodiac Killer</i>:<p>Detective Darek Blake thought the secrets of his past were long buried, but when …

Gear & Gadgets

Mis Zapas’ E-Book Chronicles Patrick Ewing’s Sneaker History

The post Mis Zapas’ E-Book Chronicles Patrick Ewing’s Sneaker History appeared first on Nice Kicks.

Hall of Fame

Submission Guidelines

<b>The Massachusetts Review 2017 - 2018 Submissions Period is now closed. We will reopen on October 1.</b><p><i>If you have submitted to us online, please check</i> …

Standalone

Free Marriage eBooks You Need To Download Now | Free eBooks To Read

These free eBooks to read are great for your marriage. As we discuss on the site frequently, you need to nurture your marriage to keep it healthy. …

Black Culture

The Top 10: Birth names of famous people

Suggested, long ago, by Henk van Klaveren, with Joseph Jughashvili and Temujin Borjigin to start us off (Stalin and Genghis Khan).<p>1. <b>Elaine …

Opinion (UK)

Weekend reading: Funny money

<i>What caught my eye this week.</i><p>I am late with the links this weekend, so let’s get stuck in with a <i>“show me the money!”</i> moment.<p>And not just any money, …

Google Search

CDC targets young people with graphic novel about variant flu

There’s the “Germ Slayer” and the “Medieval Archer.”<p>Both teen detectives are main characters in the latest graphic novel from the U.S. Centers for …

Public Health

A Dystopian Twist for Library E-Books

The announcement last month that Macmillan’s Tor division (perhaps the world’s best-known science fiction publisher) has instituted a four-month …

Libraries

Trade Remained Publishing’s Brightest Spot in 2017

The release late last month by the Association of American Publishers of its final sales estimates for 2017 highlighted a number of trends. Although …

Audiobooks

Daily Beast Columnist Rick Wilson’s Book Hits #1 on NYT Bestseller List

Daily Beast columnist and outspoken Trump critic Rick Wilson has made it to the top of <i>The New York Times</i>’ Best Sellers List with his new book,</i> …

News (U.S.)

How To Return A Kindle Book You Accidentally Purchased

Did you know you can return a Kindle book or comic that you have purchased? Somehow I didn’t know this was possible until a short time ago. I mean, …

Kindle

Entering A Photo Contest? Here Are 14 Tips That Will Help You Win It

Sometimes, the judges are captivated by the untold stories in a picture, sometimes they are blown away by the photographer’s prowess and his …

eBooks

Nonprofit eBook Uncovers Six Strategies to Develop and Maintain a Thriving Workforce

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Founded by nonprofits for nonprofits, UST publishes an eBook that reveals the latest best practices that can help nonprofits find and retain employees that fit their organization's culture, mission and values. This resourceful eBook provides …

Nonprofits

Building Student Literacy Through Sustained Silent Reading

Description<p>Find out how a simple and inexpensive program of sustained silent reading—where students read independently during class time—can be a …

Teaching

Baltimore After Freddie Gray, Official Book Signing

<i>By AFRO Staff</i><p>The official book signing for <i>Baltimore After Freddie Gray: Real Stories From One of America’s Great Imperiled Cities,</i> a compilation of …

Justice

PW Online and On-Air: Week of August 20, 2018

Last Week's Top Reviews<p>The most-read reviews on publishersweekly.com last week were...<p>Gods and Robots: The Ancient Quest for Artificial Life<p>Girl, …

Libraries

Weekly E-Book Ranking: Textual healing sees Kay top pile

Not a subscriber? Get unrestricted access to all the news, charts, previews, data & analysis by subscribing from as little as £3 per week.<p>Why …

Awards

FREE Kindle Book: Washington's Lady

Right now, you can download the Washington’s Lady Kindle book written by Nancy Moser for FREE from Amazon.<p><b>About the book:</b><p>Known for moving …

George Washington