Yesterday Books on Board posted a notice that it was “temporarily” shuttering the retail portion of its site. Consumers could still access titles that they had previously purchased but no new purchases could be made. This leaves some readers who had gift cards without recourse for now. One of the arguments made by publishers when(…)
Doctoral Dissertation – Um, what the ever loving heck is this? A doctoral student, working on her dissertation for Capella University’s Department of Psychology wants to mine the psyche of RWA members for a “happiness project.” The title of her dissertation? “A grounded theory study of the female members of an enabling institution: Romance Writers(…)
For twenty four hours, BooksonBoard will offer Beyond Heaving Bosoms for 25% off beginning on April 14 10am cst to April 15 10am cst. Along with 20% off list price all titles by these authors whose books are mentioned in the book: Stephanie Laurens JD Robb/ Nora Roberts Jude Deveraux Kelley Armstrong Patricia Briggs The(…)
This promotion ends tomorrow morning at 10 am CDT but until then you can get 30% off of 5 titles Dear Author blog most recently gave an “A” with promo code: DearAuthor at Books on Board. Go forth and buy. Thanks for the surprise promotion, Books on Board!
BooksonBoard unveils Qik ClikTM technology which allows users of iPhone and iTouch using Stanza to enjoy a one click checkout. The consumers’ credit card information is saved and you only need to enter your login information for security purposes. BooksonBoard also has an iPhone friendly site to make browsing easier. Any purchases you make via Stanza(…)
Stanza is an ebook reading program for the iPhone. It boasts over 500,000 downloads since it’s debut. All Romance eBooks, an etailer that carries a number of small epublishers, has it’s own bookshelf whereby it lists the titles available for download. You select the book you are interested in and an excerpt downloads to your Stanza(…)
Note: I mentioned below that several ebook vendors were having big sales this week including BooksonBoard. I read the BoB promotion to require a minimum of $100 to get the 50% rebate. This is not accurate. There is a 50% rebate/reward for each book purchased through today regardless of what you spend. Arstechnica, one of(…)
Thinking of the past month and wondering if you should have bought a June title? All of the June titles at Books on Board are 25% off. Here’s some titles you might have missed from our June recommends.