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Scandalous! Some new uses for old books…

“Print books are dinosaurs in a mammal world.” –Cara Bristol, 2014. Print and ebooks  co-exist now, but I envision that within a short period of time ebooks will overtake print in usage, if not popularity. I foresee that one day … Continue reading

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More Kindle love…accessing the Internet with Kindle

On a recent out-of-town trip, I needed to connect with someone whose phone number I did not have. I was able to use my Kindle to connect to the internet and get the phone number. Now, if you have a … Continue reading

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Thinking like a reader Part Two: promos that DON’T work on me

This is Part Two in a three-part series about what motivates THIS reader to buy books. In this segment I talk about what promotional activities are NOT likely to get me to buy your book. In Part Three on Friday, … Continue reading

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Thinking like a reader Part One: why I buy what I buy

This is Part One in a three-part series about what motivates THIS reader to buy books. This is only one person’s opinion –mine – and it’s possible I’m very weird and nothing I say applies to anyone else. That said, … Continue reading

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Kindle and romance by the numbers…

Since I got a Kindle in July 2010, I’ve acquired eighty-two ebooks. I purchased the vast majority of them, although I won several in various contests on various blogs (you really should enter, the odds of wining are quite good). … Continue reading

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How to convert a PDF ebook to AZW for Kindle…

You can find great deals for Kindle books on Amazon. But sometimes the deals are better direct from the publisher. But when you buy from a publisher, what you get is usually a PDF file. You can read a PDF on … Continue reading

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E is for erotic e-book…my favorite publishers

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