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amy-d-shojai's picture
May.20.2010
The news about my Kindle journey continues to be positive, with Complete Kitten Care continuing to sell well, now into the double digits in less than a month. I'm told (by them-thar experienced E-authors) that the key to sales is tags-tags-tags, and reviews-reviews-reviews. Well, that's one part of...
bob-mustin's picture
Apr.27.2010
 A recent issue of New Yorker magazine carried a story, ostensibly about the expected future shoot-out between Amazon's Kindle and Apple's iPad for control of the burgeoning ebook industry.   In this rather long and detailed article,the author poses some rather surprising - even shocking -...
dale-estey's picture
Apr.13.2010
iPad's book-like touches may appeal to traditional readersApple's first tablet is bigger, more colorful and engages viewers in ways the Kindle doesn't. The iPad, top, measures data in pages and enables readers to turn pages. Readers can take notes on the Kindle, above. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los...
zhana-books's picture
Apr.13.2010
I am seeking Black/African and African American authors to interview for my More Black Success ebooks.  This includes authors from the African continent and Diaspora. If you are a Black author and would like to be interviewed about your work, please send me a message.   See also:  Books for Truth-...
dale-estey's picture
Apr.10.2010
With Select Apps, iPad Is More Than a Pretty Face Let’s set aside the question of whether you should get an iPad and suppose you already bought one last weekend. You probably floated home and loaded it with a few whiz-bang apps and maybe even passed it around to your friends. Enlarge This Image...
brenda-sedore's picture
Mar.28.2010
There is a lot of discussion on the net about the new iPad and how it's going to affect the future of books. Many people are worried that publishers will pull back on print runs and people will stop buying traditional paper and ink copies. Seems like I've heard this before. Back when eReaders first...
warren-adler's picture
Mar.24.2010
I am a great fan of Apple products, own an Apple computer and an iPhone, but I am not yet convinced that the upcoming iPad will dominate as the reading device of choice for e-books. This does not mean that it won’t find its place for all the other applications, especially games and movies and...
dale-estey's picture
Mar.18.2010
But can I prove it's a book without its book plate? Death of the Bookplate?By JENNIFER SCHUESSLER Forget the death of the book. It turns out we have an even bigger problem: the death of the bookplate. Alex Beam, writing in the Yale alumni magazine, flips through some gorgeous samples from the...
pati-nagle's picture
Mar.15.2010
Book View Café authors will chat about their new fantasy ebook anthology, Dragon Lords and Warrior Women, tomorrow evening from 8-11 pm EDT. My story "Kind Hunter" is in this anthology, along with works from Ursula K. Le Guin, Vonda N. McIntyre, Sherwood Smith, and more.   Come on by and...
christopher-meeks's picture
Mar.13.2010
Lately, there has been much discussion of publishing in terms of printing vs. digitizing-- books vs. ebooks--and the news swirls in a faster spinning vortex. With the iPad about to debut, there's much speculation on will ebooks become more popular than they are now? "Yes" is the answer...