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How to make a Kindle case from an old book

I hadn’t intended to cut up the used book I bought online. But it turned out to be exactly the right size to house my Kindle, and it wasn’t in great shape to begin with, and my whole philosophy about … Continue reading

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Where to find elegant and quirky Kindle cases

One of the best sources for one-of-a-kind cases for your Kindle (or Nook, Kobo, etc.) is Etsy, the handmade items retailer. Etsy’s particularly great for padded sleeves, because you can choose from a hundred different fabric patterns instead of four … Continue reading

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Amy Sedaris mocks ereaders in funny promo clip

After finally turning her new book, “Simple Times: Crafts for Poor People,” around so that the cover is upright and facing the camera, the always hyperactive comedian Amy Sedaris says, “For many of you young readers, this is a book.” … Continue reading

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Do-it-yourself stand for Kindle 2

You can quickly make your own stand to hold your Kindle upright, no engineering skills needed, using cheap polymer clay like Sculpey. Continue reading

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