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The Comeback of the Backlist

The Comeback of the Backlist

I started reading romances in the mid 1980s, cutting my teeth on books written by Judith McNaught, Catherine Coulter and Jude Deveraux. I’ve haunted used bookstores for backlist titles to fill out my collections because once I glom an author,… more

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Reading with Android: Sony

Sony has at long last followed Amazon, B&N, Borders and Kobo and released a reading app for the Android platform.   Was it worth the wait?   Upon opening the app you are presented with the >>˜Home’ screen.   At the top… more

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Reading with Android: Aldiko 2

Aldiko has long been a favorite among Android users, now the developers have taken things a step further by adding support for Adobe DRM’d ePubs and PDFs.   Not only can you sideload books using “regular” Adobe ID based DRM from… more