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Hugo-nominated sf novel Blindsight available for free

Blindsight by Peter Watts is a hard sci-fi novel about first contact, aliens, autism spectrum disorder, the nature of human consciousness, and a formerly extinct offshoot of Homo sapiens that gave rise to our vampire legends. It’s free on the … Continue reading

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Author Warren Adler adds 5 new novels to Kindle store, promotes short story contest anthology

This morning, Amazon and author Warren Adler co-announced the release of five previously unpublished novels as Kindle exclusives. Adler is probably most famous for “The War of the Roses”, which was made into a moderately successful Hollywood film in 1989. … Continue reading

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Today's bargain book: "A Scattered Life" by Karen McQuestion

“A Scattered Life” by Karen McQuestion Price: $2.99 Read “Carolyn Parkhurst Reviews ‘A Scattered Life’ on Amazon’s official Kindle blog, Kindlepost.com. Summary: Free-spirit Skyla Plinka has found the love and stability she always wanted in her reliable husband Thomas. Settling … Continue reading

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Don't pay for Bree Tanner! Stephenie Meyer makes her latest Twilight book free for everyone

If you’re a fan of the Twilight teen vampire series, you already know that today a novella went on sale called The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner. It’s available on Amazon for about $7 if you buy the hardcover, … Continue reading

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Hardcover vs ebook: why staggered release dates are a bad idea

By choosing to stagger release dates for Stephen King’s new novel Under the Dome, Scribner wasted an opportunity to reset ebook pricing expectations with consumers, and they’re wasting marketing dollars too. Continue reading

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