Archive | April, 2010

Guest Post: Your state and sales tax at Amazon

(Editor’s Note: The following post originally appeared at Bufo Calvin’s I Love My Kindle blog and is reprinted here with his permission in a generous effort to help maintain my peace of mind during what I hope will be a brief absence due to my hip replacement surgery. –S.W.) By Bufo Calvin I thought it […]

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Bestselling Author M.C. Beaton Offers eBook Exclusives of Two Previously Out-of-Print Historical Romance Series "Six Sisters" and "The Traveling Matchmaker" in the Kindle Store

Bestselling Author M.C. Beaton Offers eBook Exclusives of Two Previously Out-of-Print Historical Romance Series "Six Sisters" and "The Traveling Matchmaker" in the Kindle Store

Amazon has just announced yet another major signing that allows it to expand the largest commercial ebook catalog with an exclusive on out-of-print series from a bestselling author, M.C. Beaton. Here’s a link to Beaton’s Amazon Author page. First, and foremost, of course, this is one more example of great news for Kindle readers, regardless […]

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Saving Sailor: A Novel

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Thursday, April 15, 2010: Three New Novels, Free in the Kindle Store! And Dozens More!

Rooms by James L. Rubart  Regina in the Sun: Children of the Goddess Book 1 by R. G. Alexander Dragon Keeper Free Edition (April 27 Pre-Order) with Bonus Material by Robin Hobb, Megan Lindholm For dozens more, scroll down! “Free” in the Kindle Store refers, for now, to the price for download to US-based Kindles. […]

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Saving Sailor: A Novel

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Wednesday, April 14, 2010: Hip, Hip Hooray!

“Free” in the Kindle Store refers, for now, to the price for download to US-based Kindles. Amazon adds charges for Kindles based beyond US borders. Originally posted to Kindle Nation Daily 4.14.2010. Click here (or type “kindle nation daily” in your Kindle’s Kindle Store search field) to have Free Book Alerts pushed directly to your […]

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Welcome to the Kindle Team, Scott Ambrose Reilly, and Here's a Job for Week 1: How to Make Kindle Periodicals Much More Inviting for Subscribers and Publishers

Welcome to the Kindle Team, Scott Ambrose Reilly, and Here’s a Job for Week 1: How to Make Kindle Periodicals Much More Inviting for Subscribers and Publishers

Apparently there’s a breath of fresh air coming aboard the Kindle team, if we can judge from this piece by Greg Sandoval at C/NET’s Media Maverick blog. Sandoval got hold of and published a parting email from Scott Ambrose Reilly, who on Monday took over running business development for Kindle periodicals after three years as […]

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More Blood, More Sweat and Another Cup of Tea

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Tuesday, April 13, 2010: "Wicked Lovely" Free with Bonus Material, and Dozens More

By Tom Dulaney, Contributing Editor, Kindle Nation Daily Wicked Lovely, Free with Bonus Material is the first in Marr’s series of the same name, and may not be free for long. Amazon and HarperCollins offer this edition, with bonus material and an intro to upcoming Radiant Shadows.  But Wicked Lovely also shows up elsewhere in the […]

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More Blood, More Sweat and Another Cup of Tea

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Monday, April 12, 2010: "Bite Me" … and no, of course, I’d never say that to you unless it were the title of the latest free book in the Kindle Store….

“Free” in the Kindle Store refers, for now, to the price for download to US-based Kindles. Amazon adds charges for Kindles based beyond US borders. Originally posted to Kindle Nation Daily 4.12.2010. Click here (or type “kindle nation daily” in your Kindle’s Kindle Store search field) to have Free Book Alerts pushed directly to your […]

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How Hip Can We Get Here at Kindle Nation? Totally Hip!

How Hip Can We Get Here at Kindle Nation? Totally Hip!

By Stephen Windwalker, Editor of Kindle Nation Daily  It’s not just any other week here in Kindle Nation, but we’ll start off just as if it were by preparing, and on Tuesday sending out, a fresh issue of the free weekly Kindle Nation newsletter that’s gone out every week but one since Kindle Nation was […]

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