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First, the terms of service for ebooks make it clear that regardless of price, we don't own the ebooks we purchase. Instead, we own a "license" to read them. Second,
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 264 comments on Wed Feb 26, 2014 at 03:11 PM PST with 227 Recommends
Late Edit: VL Baker has a post up right now, offering an important and free eBook: Free cookbook shows you how to eat well on $4 a day..great for SNAP..download it right here!
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 95 comments on Wed Jun 18, 2014 at 11:00 AM PDT with 112 Recommends
Last March, the week that the health care reform was signed into law, I plopped down on a sofa and watched Fox News Channel's Glenn Beck for an hour with two of his biggest fans. I was nearing the ...
by attytood
Comment Count 51 comments on Thu Sep 02, 2010 at 08:33 AM PDT with 71 Recommends
According to the American Library Association there are 121,169 libraries of all types in the US. The largest portion of that number can be found in schools: 99,180. There are around 4,000 in ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 51 comments on Wed May 29, 2013 at 11:25 AM PDT with 66 Recommends
Since summer 2012, I've published three Kindle books on Amazon; they make enough to pay for a meal out once or twice a month. In October 2013, I had, by far, my best month ever, with 88 sales. This ...
by wmspringer
Comment Count 57 comments on Tue Nov 12, 2013 at 06:58 PM PST with 55 Recommends
Did you get one of these in your email inbox yesterday? Perhaps yours was from Barnes & Noble. Shows that I spent way too much on eBooks during the period covered by the lawsuit. It is a credit ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 81 comments on Wed Mar 26, 2014 at 11:00 AM PDT with 50 Recommends
This week I've been doing knitting, writing and canning (and working, but for now that's necessary). I haven't done much quilting. In part due to taking on a proofreading / editing "job". It doesn'...
by winifred3
Comment Count 51 comments on Sun Sep 01, 2013 at 04:00 PM PDT with 47 Recommends
Greetings! Welcome to "How to Publish Your Own Kindle Book." This diary is the first part of a five-part tutorial designed to teach you how to publish your own Kindle books, either for personal ...
by bink
Comment Count 44 comments on Fri Feb 18, 2011 at 07:16 AM PST with 45 Recommends
The most obvious place to get free ebooks, and the most often overlooked, is your public library. Okay, they are not entirely free, your tax dollars paid for them. And you don't get to ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 46 comments on Wed Jun 12, 2013 at 02:08 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
During a weekend visit last May, my houseguest, a respectable Englishwoman of an age much closer to 70 than 60, was busy perusing a paperback book. Unable to see the name of the book because of the ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 149 comments on Wed Aug 28, 2013 at 11:00 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Ebooks have revolutionized the publishing revolution and YOU TOO can be part of the Revolution! In Burning the Page, digital pioneer Jason Merkoski charts the ebook revolution’s striking impact on ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Jun 03, 2013 at 03:00 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Last October, I wrote about the two competitors, Oyster and Scribd , who were each trying to become the Netflix of the book world. Since then, other start ups have ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 82 comments on Wed Feb 12, 2014 at 11:00 AM PST with 36 Recommends
So, I'm thinking about doing a semi-regular series that will keep an eye on what is going on in the world of digital books. It is a constantly growing and changing field that will sooner or later ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 33 comments on Wed Apr 10, 2013 at 09:00 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
In the past, before the digital book era, publishers sold physical books to retailers at a mutually agreed upon price. Retailers then sold those books to the public at whatever price they deemed ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 29 comments on Wed Jun 11, 2014 at 09:00 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
It should surprise no one that I love digital technology. Of the last hundred books that I have read, only five have been print editions. All others were ebooks or audiobooks. Of those ebooks and ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 44 comments on Wed Feb 19, 2014 at 12:15 PM PST with 25 Recommends
I'm clearly a tech junkie. I love new, innovative technology. That may come from being raised in an era where television and radios had these glass tubes in them, I think they were called vacuum ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Oct 23, 2013 at 11:00 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
There are times when Amazon just makes me crazy. Don't get me wrong, when we moved into this house out in the desert at the very end of the food chain, Amazon was a life saver. As a source of ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 36 comments on Wed Nov 13, 2013 at 11:24 AM PST with 24 Recommends
Adult eBook Sales are Up From Publishers Weekly : Sales of adult e-books rose 13.6% in the first ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 11:00 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
Last October, I wrote about the two new subscription services for eBooks. eBooks: Oyster or Scribd, Who Will Become the Netflix of eBooks? As your dedicated Readers & Book Lovers eBook ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Jul 23, 2014 at 11:18 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Ebook prices are all over the map, from free into hundreds of dollars. For independent publishers, however, Amazon has set the standard: for the highest return, books shall be priced at between $2....
by wmspringer
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Nov 13, 2013 at 09:32 AM PST with 17 Recommends