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The 99 Best Seller

enter The RT booklovers convention is an annual festival of lust, sisterhood and marketing, attended by thousands of writers and readers of romance fiction. This...

Out with the Hotel Bible, in with a Kindle

Guests at a British luxury hotel may be surprised they won’t find a Gideons Bible waiting for them within their bedside nightstand, but probably not as surprised...

Relax. Read. Repeat.

More Than Words BRIGHTEN YOUR BEACH READS WITH E-BOOK EXTRAS Don't look now, but there's a second e-book revolution going on. The first one, which arrived back...

The Mile-High Book Club

1. Pack your Kindle. It's cheaper, smaller, simpler and lighter, with better battery life, than the iPad. "The iPad 2 is a great device, but it's only an average...

Amazon Pulls 5,000 Books From Kindle Store

In a move that signifies Amazon’s determination to tighten its reign over the high stakes e-book market, the retailer removed a staggering 5,000 titles from its...

Can the Kindle Save Anna Karenina?

Last week, prize-winning novelist and occasional bomb-thrower Jonathan Franzen dismissed e-books as lacking a “sense of permanence.” Aside from the fact that...

Amazon Makes Like a Publisher With Kindle Singles

In January, Amazon.com, the world’s largest online bookseller, launched its Kindle Singles sales campaign. The mini-eBooks were specifically designed for the...