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TED offers iOS customers 15 titles for $1 each

If you’re looking for some light, but still thoughtful, nonfiction to read, TED is temporarily offering its back-catalog — 15 short ebooks — for a flat $15 through its newly launched iOS store (link opens iTunes). TED is a technology/entertainment/design … Continue reading

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Amazon makes it easier for anyone to submit to the Kindle Singles program

The Kindle Singles program—which is not about individually wrapped cheese slices, but rather short ebooks consisting of novellas, short stories, essays and articles—has been running since the beginning of 2011, but Amazon hasn’t publicized the submissions process very much. The … Continue reading

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With Kindle Singles, Amazon launches ebooks of shorter length

Today Amazon launched its Kindle Singles store, which consists of short fiction and nonfiction up to about 30,0000 words and priced between US $1-5. Most of the titles are previously unpublished, but there are a couple of long article/essay pieces … Continue reading

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