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How About an eBook Vending Machine? - Good E-Reader (blog)

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How About an eBook Vending Machine?
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That's what the two machines above are.
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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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eBooks a Priority with the American Library Association - Good E-Reader (blog)

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eBooks a Priority with the American Library Association
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The American Library Association is holding its annual conference in Las Vegas, starting June 26th.
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Book Boss Jane Friedman Talks Tech, Ebooks and Why Content Still Rules - Forbes

Book Boss Jane Friedman Talks Tech, Ebooks and Why Content Still Rules - Forbes | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
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Book Boss Jane Friedman Talks Tech, Ebooks and Why Content Still Rules
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As a young publicist in 1970, she launched the first author tour, taking Julia Childs across the country to promote Mastering the Art of French Cooking.
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OverDrive and Smashwords Ink Deal to Distribute Indie Author Ebooks to Libraries - Digital Book World

OverDrive and Smashwords Ink Deal to Distribute Indie Author Ebooks to Libraries - Digital Book World | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
GigaOM OverDrive and Smashwords Ink Deal to Distribute Indie Author Ebooks to Libraries Digital Book World OverDrive, the world's largest library eBook platform, and Smashwords, the world's largest distributor of self-published eBooks, today...
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Why Used eBooks Still Have Not Happened

Why Used eBooks Still Have Not Happened | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
The Holy Grail of digital publishing is the end user being able to sell the eBooks they purchased from online retailers. Amazon and Apple actually have
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Publishers are Signing up with eBook Subscription Services in Droves

Publishers are Signing up with eBook Subscription Services in Droves | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
Hot on the heels of news that Oyster had signed a trio of publishers comes new reports that their competition is doing the same.
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To Kill a Mockingbird e-book released for 'new generation' - CBC.ca

To Kill a Mockingbird e-book released for 'new generation' - CBC.ca | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
CBC.ca To Kill a Mockingbird e-book released for 'new generation' CBC.ca For several years, Thomas Pynchon resisted releasing e-book versions of his classics, including Gravity's Rainbow and V., but struck a deal in 2012 to digitally publish his...
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Breaking: Kobo Makes Organizational Changes in Toronto

Breaking: Kobo Makes Organizational Changes in Toronto | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
Kobo is based in Toronto Canada and the company today axed over 60 jobs. They also reshuffled existing employees into different departments in a bid to
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Caffeine Nights Launches New Online Bookstore With Free Bundled Ebooks - Booktrade.info

Caffeine Nights Launches New Online Bookstore With Free Bundled Ebooks
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Caffeine Nights Publishing has launched a dedicated online bookstore Caffeine Nights Books.
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Library ebook Situation is Appalling - Good E-Reader (blog)

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Library ebook Situation is Appalling Good E-Reader (blog) Clifford Lynch, executive director of the Coalition for Networked Information, called the library ebook situation “appalling,” explaining that denying libraries unfettered access to ebooks...
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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)

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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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Report: Libraries Struggling with E-books

Report: Libraries Struggling with E-books | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
U.S libraries have made the most headway with e-books in libraries, but internationally, the situation remains problematic, according to a new report from the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA).
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Children's Ebook Sales Stats from Europe - Digital Book World

Children's Ebook Sales Stats from Europe - Digital Book World | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
Children's Ebook Sales Stats from Europe Digital Book World Digital was the focus for many children's publishers attending this year's London Book Fair, and we saw a significant increase in the number of walk-ups enquiring about the Children's...
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UK Rules eBooks Aren't Books as Far as Taxation Is Concerned - Good E-Reader (blog)

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UK Rules eBooks Aren't Books as Far as Taxation Is Concerned
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There's no relief in sight for UK readers, as Parliament declared that there was no good reason or means to reduce the outrageous 20% VAT on ebooks.
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Digital editions overtake sales of traditional books | The Times

In a development that will spell gloom for Britain’s bookshops, more people are now buying ebooks than traditional paper versions (More people are now buying ebooks than traditional paper versions (Getty Images) http://t.co/vqKjpxEFD4...
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YouHeartBooks | For the love of stories, books and authors

YouHeartBooks | For the love of stories, books and authors | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
A simple, yet powerful, eBook marketplace where authors can sell their eBooks and fans can discover amazing new authors and stories.
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Unglue.it sets e-books free! - Network World

Unglue.it sets e-books free!
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Just as e-books changed traditional book publishing so an intriguing startup, unglue.it, is aiming to change how e-books are brought to market.
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Do You Borrow Ebooks From Your Library? - Forbes

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Do You Borrow Ebooks From Your Library?
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Yet, if you're like most Americans, you probably have never borrowed an ebook from a library. About one in eight people who read ebooks have, according to the ALA.
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Ballard bookstore and gallery embraces ebooks - Ballard News Tribune

Ballard bookstore and gallery embraces ebooks - Ballard News Tribune | eBook News & Reviews | Scoop.it
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Ballard bookstore and gallery embraces ebooks
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More money is always good for struggling authors, but many are finding another benefit.
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eBook Subscription Site Entitle Now Supports e Ink Readers - Good E-Reader (blog)

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eBook Subscription Site Entitle Now Supports e Ink Readers
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This is a free app and allows you sync paid and borrowed eBooks directly to your e-reader.
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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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