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Pottermore delayed; no Harry Potter ebooks until 2012

The team behind Pottermore—the official Harry Potter website and online community—made a few announcements this morning that will disappoint those die hard fans who have been waiting expectantly for access to the site and the official ebooks. Phased access starting … Continue reading

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Free excerpts on the Kindle Store: you're doing it wrong!

“Many free Kindle books are awesome. Not this one… You don’t get 10 stories, you get mediocre previews of 10 books.” – Working Mom “Maybe I missed it in the description but this only had one section. I didn’t enjoy … Continue reading

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Kindle for the Web lets you read sample chapters in your browser

Amazon has released a new web-based interface that lets you read sample chapters without needing a Kindle or Kindle software. Check out Kindle for the Web below: The interface isn’t completely friendly to page designs with narrow column widths (this … Continue reading

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Baen WebScriptions: how to get your sci-fi and fantasy fix without going broke

If you’re one of those readers who devours sci-fi or fantasy novels, you should know about WebScription Ebooks (www.webscription.net), a site run by sci-fi writer Eric Flint with the benevolent support of Baen Books. In the About Us section of … Continue reading

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Why everyone should take advantage of Kindle book previews

Browse books without being in a bookstore: almost anyone can use the Kindle store to download free book previews to a Windows PC or iPhone/iPod Touch. Continue reading

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