Category Archives: ebooks

Shebooks: A fantastic kickstarter project for women readers and writers

Did you know that 3/4 of the stories published in traditional magazines are written by men? And yet women read SO much. Yep, there’s gender bias even in publishing. This is where digital publisher Shebooks steps in. Shebooks publishers short … Continue reading

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What I Want In My Ideal eReader Device

I love my Kindle Touch. I really, really do. I love the ability to instantly download ebooks, anywhere I am (and that I can use 3G for free to download them). I love how I can carry thousands of books … Continue reading

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I wish there was ONE open-format platform for all ebooks without DRM

I LOVE my Kindle, don’t get me wrong. Being able to instantly download books, no matter where I am, having access to a huge library, being able to carry so many books without adding to the weight. It’s a delight. … Continue reading

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SCARS is now an ebook on Amazon!

I’m excited to announce that, after two years, SCARS is now available in ebook format on Amazon! (For the Kindle.) It’s on sale for $7.99, which is cheaper than both the hardcover and the paperback editions. I’ve had many readers … Continue reading

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You can now buy Harry Potter ebooks – legally!

You can now buy Harry Potter ebooks for your Kindle or Nook (legally) on Amazon, B&N, etc. This is big news for a few reasons. One is that the Harry Potter books have not been available at all as ebooks … Continue reading

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YA ebook Breathless by Jessica Warman (3 starred reviews) on sale for $0.99 today only, & one free ebook

YA ebook Breathless by Jessica Warman is on sale today only for $0.99 (Amazon US). Breathless got starred reviews from Booklist, SLJ, and Center for Children’s Books. AND The Last Chance Texaco by Brent Hartinger is free right now on … Continue reading

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Borrow Kindle & Nook ebooks for free

Did you know you can borrow (& lend) a huge number of Kindle AND Nook ebooks for free at eBookFling? I’ve lent a number of ebooks, and borrowed one or two. You get to borrow an ebook for about 2 … Continue reading

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*free* HUNTED Bonus Short Story – ebook!

I know it can be hard to wait until a book is released–especially when the release date gets pushed back. So, while you’re waiting, why not download the FREE ebook: PinPoint: A HUNTED Bonus Short Story Download the free bonus … Continue reading

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Free excerpt of HUNTED – dowload the excerpted ebook

You can now download the first six pages of HUNTED for your Kindle, Nook, Sony reader, etc on Smashwords! (For free, of course.) It took me a many, many passes to get the copyright page exactly as Smashwords wanted it, … Continue reading

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Novel (ebook) that has great bonus material to help writers – for only $0.99 (for limited time)

I think Randy Ingermanson is a great writing teacher. I read a lot of his articles years ago, and I found them so helpful. Now he (and writer John Olson) have a new sci-fi ebook out–OXYGEN–that is packed at the … Continue reading

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