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Kobo Overdrive

Best eBook Readers for Reading Public Library eBooks

Someone sent an email yesterday asking what’s the best ebook reader for reading ebooks from public libraries and I thought that would be a good topic for a blog post. There are a few different library ebook services, including OverDrive, CloudLibrary, and Axis 360, but the most popular one is OverDrive. Personally I’ve only used […]

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Prime-Eligible-eBooks

Prime Members Get $3 Amazon Credit to Borrow First Prime eBook

Here’s an unusual promotion. If you’re an Amazon Prime member you can get a $3 Amazon credit just for borrowing an ebook or magazine through Prime Reading, which takes about 5 seconds and doesn’t cost extra so it’s an easy way to make $3. More specifically, the promotion states that you have to “Borrow your […]

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Kindle Unlimited Goodreads Promotion

Get 3 Months of Kindle Unlimited for $0.99

Once again Amazon has brought back their Kindle Unlimited promotion that’s basically an extended trial where you can get 3 months of Kindle Unlimited for $0.99. A Kindle Unlimited subscription normally costs $9.99 per month so it’s a good deal if you want to test the waters, so to speak. Kindle Unlimited members get access […]

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eBook App

Best Alternative iOS Reading Apps to Apple Books

Ever since Apple updated the iBooks app with the release of iOS 12, a lot of people have been voicing their complete and utter dislike of the new app, which is now called “Books” instead of iBooks. The main purpose of the update was clearly to try and sell people more ebooks—and Apple didn’t make […]

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Kobo Glo HD

Why Can’t Kindles and Other eReaders Sort eBooks by Genre?

Why is that when you go to buy ebooks everything is separated into different genres, but then after you buy ebooks there’s no way to sort them by genre? Sure, you can use collections on ereaders like Kindles and Kobos but you have to go through and manually create a bunch of collections and then […]

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Kindle Book Deal

Get $5 eBook Credit When Purchasing $20 Worth of Kindle eBooks

Amazon has rolled out a new promotional offer where you can get a $5 ebook credit when you spend $20 on Kindle ebooks. It’s a limited time deal that’s valid until January 28th, 2019. Here’s the page at Amazon where you can activate the offer. You have to active the promotion to get the $5 […]

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Kindle Unlimited Sale

Kindle Unlimited Subscriptions Still up to 40% off

In case you missed it, Amazon put Kindle Unlimited subscriptions on sale right before Christmas, which is something they usually do a month earlier for Black Friday, but this year they’ve been doing things differently in regards to Kindle sales (I still can’t believe they never put the entry-level Kindle on sale for the holidays). […]

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Walmart eBooks

How to Give eBooks as Gifts to Friends and Family

If you’re looking for a gift idea, don’t forget that most major ebook stores have the option to give ebooks as gifts. One of the benefits of giving an ebook as a gift is you don’t have to go pick it up or wait for it to ship; ebooks get delivered wirelessly in just a […]

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