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Fear of Free

Fear of Free

I’m continually amazed at the number of people that fear free digital content, believing that free digital content now will ultimately lead people to believe that all content is without value, that all consumers of books will somehow refuse to… more

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End of the Week links

HarperCollins makes Lois McMaster Bujold’s Beguilement free online.   Unfortunately you can’t download it. I believe this is because HC believes that if they force you to use their awkward software, you’ll give up and buy the version and if they… more

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January eBook Specials

Books on Board has Dear Author’s January recommended reads on sale. Hachette is trying something different for January. Instead of $1.99 titles, it is offering specialized bundle pricing.   Specialized bundle pricing is only available at Sony but Sony sells epub… more

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Free Giveaway Poll

[poll id=”135″]    This week Harlequin has been giving a book away a day at its ebook site.    The first day, I bought a couple of other titles, as the free book looked lonely in my cart.   I wondered… more