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The Rick Huntingdon Chronicles Trilogy: Judi Ann Howarth: Amazon.com: Kindle Store

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Amazon Publishing Has First Million-Copy Hit; Will Authors, Agents Take Notice? - Forbes

Amazon Publishing Has First Million-Copy Hit; Will Authors, Agents Take Notice? - Forbes | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
Amazon Publishing Has First Million-Copy Hit; Will Authors, Agents Take Notice?
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Amazon Publishing has its first million-copy selling author, the company announced today.
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Can you sell a million copies?

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Bella Andre Sweeps Self-Published Bestsellers List - GalleyCat

Bella Andre Sweeps Self-Published Bestsellers List - GalleyCat | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
Bella Andre Sweeps Self-Published Bestsellers List...
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Do These New Book Sale Statistics Shock You?

Do These New Book Sale Statistics Shock You? | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
By Christine Kearney NEW YORK, July 18 (Reuters) - Electronic books more than doubled in popularity in 2011, with ebooks outselling hardcover books in adult fiction for the first time, according to a survey released on Wednesday.
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Charlaine Harris sells 1 million Kindle ebooks

Charlaine Harris sells 1 million Kindle ebooks | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
Charlaine Harris is the fourth author to sell 1 million Kindle ebooks.
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Kindle Millionaire Amanda Hocking Goes Traditional - Forbes

Kindle Millionaire Amanda Hocking Goes Traditional - Forbes | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
It's no wonder that Amanda Hocking, the 26-year-old "Kindle millionaire" who says she's sold almost a million electronic copies of her paranormal romance books, earning her close to $2 million, has been reluctant to embrace her role as e-book queen...
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Amazon Kindle Fire 2 tablet rumor roundup

Amazon Kindle Fire 2 tablet rumor roundup | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
CNET's collection of rumors for the illusive and inevitable new Amazon tablet. Read this blog post by Xiomara Blanco on Android Atlas.
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Bigger Kindle Fire and smaller iPad incoming: Are Apple and Amazon doing the old switcheroo?

Bigger Kindle Fire and smaller iPad incoming: Are Apple and Amazon doing the old switcheroo? | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
There have been rumours about a smaller iPad ever since the original launched back in 2010.
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KDP Select as a Marketing Tool for Indie Authors | Kim Aleksander

KDP Select as a Marketing Tool for Indie Authors | Kim Aleksander | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
This article covers the KDP Select program as a marketing tool for Indie authors.
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Karen Baney » Maximizing Free Days on Kindle Select

Karen Baney » Maximizing Free Days on Kindle Select | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
Author Karen Baney shares her tips to help maximize your free days on Kindle Select.
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AutoRip comes to the UK: Amazon's 'gentle bridge' between real and virtual music

AutoRip comes to the UK: Amazon's 'gentle bridge' between real and virtual music | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
CDs and vinyl albums bought since 1999 to be automatically added to Cloud Player lockers as digital files. By Stuart Dredge
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Bought albums from Amazon since 1999 - get the cloud version free

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Amazon unveils $200 Kindle Fire tablet; $99 Kindle touch eReader, $79 Kindle - BGR

Amazon unveils $200 Kindle Fire tablet; $99 Kindle touch eReader, $79 Kindle - BGR | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
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During a press event in New York City on Wednesday, Amazon took the wraps off of its $200 Kindle Fire tablet.
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10 Things The Olympics Can Teach Writers

10 Things The Olympics Can Teach Writers | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
The Olympics have started and London is in party mode!

The city has been spruced up and now the hordes have arrived.
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Oprah's Book Club goes digital

Oprah's Book Club goes digital | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
When Oprah Winfrey, then the brightest star on daytime TV, began her book club in 1996, inexpensive e-books and e-readers seemed more futurist rumor than everyday reality. Social media could have meant friendly reporters.
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Fifty Shades of Grey: EL James's 'Mummy porn' sets Kindle record - Telegraph

Fifty Shades of Grey: EL James's 'Mummy porn' sets Kindle record - Telegraph | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it

EL James, the author of the Fifty Shades trilogy of erotic novels, has become the first author to sell more than one million copies via Kindle.

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Independent author John Locke joins Amazon's million-Kindle-seller club, but at what cost?

Independent author John Locke joins Amazon's million-Kindle-seller club, but at what cost? | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
John Locke tops the Kindle bestseller list with his 99-cent novels. Is this a good thing?
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Sky News: Teen fiction eBooks ignite sales

Sky News: Teen fiction eBooks ignite sales | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
Book sales, particularly eBooks, have seen rapid sales thanks to young adult titles, including Harry Potter, Hunger Games and Twilight.

According to the Association of American Publishers and the Book Industry Study Group's annual survey, children and young adult fiction was eBooks fastest growing category in a market worth $US2.8 billion ($A2.7 billion), Reuters reports.

Young adult fiction eBook sales grew by 12 per cent in 2011, compared to 2010, but young adults are not responsible for these figures.

Sarah Madson is far from her teenage years but finds reading young adult fiction on her Kindle a guilty pleasure.
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Ebook sales skyrocketed in 2011: industry

Ebook sales skyrocketed in 2011: industry | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
Sales of ebooks more than doubled in 2011 to bring in some $2.07 billion for the US publishing industry, a survey showed Wednesday.
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Writer, Author, Husband, Dad: Amazon, KDP, and where to price your ebook.

Writer, Author, Husband, Dad: Amazon, KDP, and where to price your ebook. | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it

Amazon, KDP, and where to price your ebook.

No one could answer my questions about Amazon rank, and Kindle Direct Publishing, so I decided to ask myself. This past month I took the plunge and followed the crowd into KDP, and the option for 5 free days out of every 90.

Here is what I learned. (Until Amazon decided to mess it all up that is.)

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Bookpocalypse: Adult Fiction eBook Sales Now Greater Than Hardcover Revenue | TechCrunch

Bookpocalypse: Adult Fiction eBook Sales Now Greater Than Hardcover Revenue | TechCrunch | Kindle Kult | Scoop.it
If you couldn't tell from the massive e-sales of a tale about a young lady who loves to love the wrong man, ebooks are massively popular, doubling in 2011 to completely surpass sales of hardcover adult fiction.
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