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Smashwords Unveils Library Direct Catalog | Good E-Reader - ebook Reader and Digital Publishing News

Smashwords Unveils Library Direct Catalog | Good E-Reader - ebook Reader and Digital Publishing News | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
Photo credit: mediadecoder.blogs.nytimes.com Ebook distribution platform Smashwords, one of the top retailers for self-published and digitally published...
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Island in the Clouds - always available as an eBook!

Island in the Clouds - always available as an eBook! | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
It's been a year now since my novel, Island in the Clouds, was first released for sale in eBook format. I set up IslandCatEditions and began with ePublishing to test some theories I had on the dire...
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UK Ebook Lending Program A Success For Libraries, Publishers

booktrade.info - the home page of the book trade in britain (#EBooks UK Ebook Lending Program A Success For Libraries, Publishers: A recent program ...
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eBook Discovery Platform 'My Independent Bookshop' Launches - Good E-Reader (blog)

eBook Discovery Platform 'My Independent Bookshop' Launches - Good E-Reader (blog) | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
eBook Discovery Platform 'My Independent Bookshop' Launches
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The second part of this bookshop is to purchase eBooks through the system.
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e-Book Publishers Also Cater to Magazine Readers - Free-eBooks.net

e-Book Publishers Also Cater to Magazine Readers - Free-eBooks.net | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
What may come as a surprise to most consumers, however, is that many e-book publishers provide magazine subscriptions. Best of all, a wide variety of these are available absolutely free of charge – which means you can ...
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The Rise of E-Books and a Shrinking Library Catalog - The Consumer Eagle

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Most local libraries purchase licensing agreements to e-books through a distributor.
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The reported decline of the ebook has been greatly exaggerated - Metro

The reported decline of the ebook has been greatly exaggerated - Metro | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
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The reported decline of the ebook has been greatly exaggerated
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Throw your Kindles and Kobos to the wind – and start building some more bookshelves. For the age of the ebook is nearing its end.
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Rizzoli launches first immersive narrative ebook collection for kids | Digital Book World

Rizzoli launches first immersive narrative ebook collection for kids | Digital Book World | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
Rizzoli pioneers a new way of storytelling for kids and their parents.
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SA Book Fair features impact of eBooks on education - Bizcommunity.com

SA Book Fair features impact of eBooks on education - Bizcommunity.com | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
SA Book Fair features impact of eBooks on education Bizcommunity.com "While the South African market is expressing an interest in introducing digital content and eBooks, there is still a huge textbook market and there are a number of challenges to...
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Ebooks: The door opens for new writers to follow Roddy Doyle's lead - Irish Times

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Ebooks: The door opens for new writers to follow Roddy Doyle's lead
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Ebooks have eviscerated this elitist view by presenting writers with a cheap and easy way to publish work.
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Unite for Literacy offers free early literacy ebooks — @joycevalenza ...

Unite for Literacy offers free early literacy ebooks — @joycevalenza ... | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
... The Colorado Library Consortuim (CLiC), Douglas County Libraries and Unite for Literacy, a Colorado-based publisher funded by sponsorships, have partnered to provide access to more than 120 free ebooks for young ...
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Young People will Spend More on eBooks in 2014 - Good E-Reader (blog)

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Young People will Spend More on eBooks in 2014
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However a more positive revelation for ebook publishers is that 26% of young folk expect their spending on eBooks to increase this year.
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Italian Publisher Mondadori Buys eBook Community Anobii - The ...

The logo_anobii_v2[1] leading Italian publisher Mondadori announced on Tuesday that they had acquired Anobii, a social network for book lovers. The terms of the deal have not been disclosed, but based on the phrasing of ...
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Canongate to Publish Several of Margaret Drabble's Classics as eBooks - Broadway World

Canongate to Publish Several of Margaret Drabble's Classics as eBooks - Broadway World | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
Canongate to Publish Several of Margaret Drabble's Classics as eBooks Broadway World Several of Margaret Drabble's best-loved titles will be published into eBook for the first time this May, alongside a campaign to promote digital reading to older...
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Publishers must embrace ebooks, not fear them as devil's devices - The Times (subscription)

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These are tough times for books — at least the printed kind.
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Are E-Books Better or Worse Than Print For Kids? Both - NBCNews.com

Are E-Books Better or Worse Than Print For Kids? Both - NBCNews.com | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
Are E-Books Better or Worse Than Print For Kids?

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The all-new monthly literary prize – for self-published authors - The Guardian

The all-new monthly literary prize – for self-published authors - The Guardian | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
The Guardian The all-new monthly literary prize – for self-published authors The Guardian New data compiled by Howey, meanwhile, claims that Amazon's ebook genre bestseller charts are being dominated by titles that are either self-published or from...
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EBSCO Gains 30000 eBook Titles from Random House - Good E-Reader (blog)

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EBSCO Gains 30000 eBook Titles from Random House
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EBSCO makes it easy for librarians to build or grow e-book collections through featured collections.
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Amazon.com: Horror Within : 8 Book Boxed Set eBook: Mark Tufo, Scott Nicholson, Robert Chazz Chute, Ian Woodhead, Eric A. Shelman, Tony Baker, Travis Tufo, Armand Rosamilia, J.T. Warren: Books

Amazon.com: Horror Within : 8 Book Boxed Set eBook: Mark Tufo, Scott Nicholson, Robert Chazz Chute, Ian Woodhead, Eric A. Shelman, Tony Baker, Travis Tufo, Armand Rosamilia, J.T.
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Verso Books to Sell eBooks Direct to Consumers - GalleyCat

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Verso Books to Sell eBooks Direct to Consumers
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Wilmington startup recognized for approach to selling e-books - StarNewsOnline.com

Wilmington startup recognized for approach to selling e-books - StarNewsOnline.com | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
Wilmington startup recognized for approach to selling e-books
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EntitleBooks.com, has been recognized for its innovative approach. Essentially, the company sells e-books online by a subscription formula.
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Study finds children read as well with e-books as printed books - Las Cruces Sun-News

Study finds children read as well with e-books as printed books - Las Cruces Sun-News | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
Study finds children read as well with e-books as printed books
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Courtesy photo Reagan Montoya Delgado enjoys a book from Imagination Library while sitting in the sunshine during Big Ditch Day in July 2012.
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The 5 Best Websites for Free E-books | Learning and Living in the ...

The 5 Best Websites for Free E-books | Learning and Living in the ... | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
Whether you're looking for something good to read or learning a new skill, these sites have tons of e-books that you can download for free!

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Banned Erotica eBooks Given a New Home with EXCITICA - Good E-Reader (blog)

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Banned Erotica eBooks Given a New Home with EXCITICA
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Sometimes Erotica books can be too racy for the sensibilities of major digital bookstores.
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Stephen King's Joyland to be Released as an eBook - The Digital ...

Mr King gave a number of different reasons for not releasing an ebook, including wanting to support bookstores and wanting readers to have the traditional reading experience. But none of that matters any more, because I've ...
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China's eBook Space Comes into its Own - Good e-Reader

China's eBook Space Comes into its Own - Good e-Reader | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
CNPIEC recently made a major commitment to build and market an e-book publishing platform for both Chinese and other than Chinese language titles to the institutional market in China. That platform is now active.”.
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Where did the story of ebooks begin? - The Guardian

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Where did the story of ebooks begin?
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What was the first ebook?
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