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Kindle Christmas Sale

Here’s a List of eBook Sales for Christmas 2017

Most ebook stores are having a sale on ebooks for Christmas day, making it a good time to stock up on some good books for the cold winter months ahead. Amazon has a list of ebooks on sale for one of their main deals of the day, and they usually continue with more deals like […]

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Kindle Owners Lending Library

Read One Free eBook Per Month with Kindle Owners’ Lending Library

As I’ve posted about in the past, there are a number of Kindle-related benefits available for Amazon Prime members, like getting free ebooks with Prime Reading and Kindle First. Some of the perks are easier to find and make use of than others, but one that isn’t advertised much and can be hard to find […]

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Prime Reading

Prime Members Don’t Forget Your Free eBooks with Prime Reading

Prime Reading is one of the many perks available for Amazon Prime members. It provides unlimited access to a small library of Kindle ebooks, along with some comics, magazines and even some audiobooks. It’s one of those things that’s easy to forget about, especially if you don’t use it regularly, but they often add new […]

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Kepubify

Kepubify Can Easily Convert ePub eBooks to Kobo ePubs

There’s a new freeware tool called Kepubify that can quickly and easily convert ePub ebooks into Kobo ePubs. Kobo’s ebooks use a variation of ePub format, commonly referred to as Kobo ePubs (.kepubs). If you have a Kobo ereader you can take advantage of additional software features by using Kobo ePubs instead of regular ePubs. […]

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Amazon First Reads

Kindle First Changes to Amazon First Reads

It looks like Amazon’s Kindle First program is getting a name change and a facelift. I was looking at the Kindle First titles available this month and the page looks completely different and there’s a note at the top saying Kindle First is now Amazon First Reads. Whatever they want to call it, Amazon Prime […]

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The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett

Big Library Read: Get The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett eBook and Audiobook

Yesterday Overdrive started another “Big Library Read” where people can download the selected title as an ebook or audiobook or both from public libraries without any wait lists or holds. The promotion is open to all Overdrive libraries and school partners worldwide. All you need is a library card to download the ebook and audiobook […]

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Kindle Create MS Word

How to Use Kindle Create Add-in for Microsoft Word (Video)

Awhile back KDP released a new manuscript and publishing tool called Kindle Create to help authors and publishers turn manuscripts into properly-formatted Kindle ebooks and paperbacks to offer through Kindle Direct Publishing. Kindle Create is a standalone program for PC and Mac, and there’s also a Kindle Create add-in for Microsoft Word (2010 and newer). […]

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Libby Overdrive

Have You Tried the New Libby App from OverDrive Yet?

Back in June OverDrive released a new app called Libby for borrowing ebooks and audiobooks from public libraries for free. It basically does the same thing as the regular OverDrive app, and you have access to the same libraries and content, so I didn’t quite understand its purpose at first, but Libby offers some features […]

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