Archive for August, 2010

Now Available in the Kindle Store! "Ten Reasons the New Kindle 3 or Kindle Wi-Fi is a Must if You Love to Read … And a Few Minor Drawbacks"

August 26, 2010
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Now Available in the Kindle Store! "Ten Reasons the New Kindle 3 or Kindle Wi-Fi is a Must if You Love to Read … And a Few Minor Drawbacks"

Over 10,000 Kindle Nation citizens have already read it free on our blog or had it pushed to their Kindles with a subscription, but just in case you would prefer to have it as a separate ebook, you can now get my 5,000 word Kindle 3 review for 99 cents in the Kindle Store: Ten Reasons the New Kindle...

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What's Even Better Than a Free Book? Free Kindle Noir Thriller Red Chaser And Keep the Change on a $5 Amazon Gift Card!

August 25, 2010
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What's Even Better Than a Free Book? Free Kindle Noir Thriller Red Chaser And Keep the Change on a $5 Amazon Gift Card!

  Author Jon Spoelstra has a pretty good deal for the first 500 Kindle Nation citizens who respond. He’s written a fun novel by the name of Red Chaser, a racy noir spy thriller set against a 1950s backdrop of spies, Joe McCarthy, the Brooklyn Dodgers and the Commie Scares, and he wants you to read it. I mean,...

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From the Kindle Nation Mailbag: Will the New Kindle Wi-Fi Work in Montana? (Or Substitute Other Areas Outside 3G and Cellular Range)

August 25, 2010
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From the Kindle Nation Mailbag: Will the New Kindle Wi-Fi Work in Montana? (Or Substitute Other Areas Outside 3G and Cellular Range)

Thanks to Denise for asking a great question about one little-noticed benefit of the new Kindle Wi-Fi: Stephen, Will the wi-fi work in Montana? Thanks. Denise The answer is that, for millions of people around the world who live outside the range of 3G and Cellular services that provide connectivity for the Kindle and other mobile devices, but have...

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From the Kindle Nation Mailbag: The "Push and Hold" Functionality of the New Kindle's 5-Way Controller

August 25, 2010
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From the Kindle Nation Mailbag: The "Push and Hold" Functionality of the New Kindle's 5-Way Controller

Thanks to Kindle Nation citizen Shirley for writing in with an important question on the new Kindle 3 and Kindle Wi-Fi: I’ve been hoping that someone would compare the new 5-way controller to the old one. Basically, I have yet to read one review that does this. The joystick thing is probably the weakest element of the current Kindles...

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Wednesday, August 25, 2010: Two more new free titles on Personal Finance and Investing, plus "Firefly Island" (Today's Sponsor)

August 25, 2010
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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Wednesday, August 25, 2010: Two more new free titles on Personal Finance and Investing, plus "Firefly Island" (Today's Sponsor)

The recent trend of interesting books on personal finance and business continues with today’s additions to our Free Book Alert listings. My only concern is that you’ll follow these tips and become so wealthy that you’ll never bother with Free Book Alerts…. But first, a word from … Today’s Sponsor Firefly Island by Daniel Arenson Just $2.99 in the...

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Free Kindle Nation Shorts – August 24, 2010 – An Excerpt from "Firefly Island," a novel by Daniel Arenson – "Discover a world at the edge of imagination. Discover Firefly Island."

August 24, 2010
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Free Kindle Nation Shorts – August 24, 2010 – An Excerpt from "Firefly Island," a novel by Daniel Arenson – "Discover a world at the edge of imagination.  Discover Firefly Island."

By Stephen WindwalkerEditor of Kindle Nation Daily ¬©Kindle Nation Daily 2010 Sometimes it doesn’t take 10,000 or even 5,000 words to get me hooked on a novel. Sometimes an author brings you into a fully imagined fictive world from the very first page. That’s how I felt about Daniel Arenson’s Firefly Island. Arenson is a story teller of unusual...

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UK Edition Kindle Nation Daily Free & Bargain Book Alert for Friday, August 20, 2010: Build Your Kindle Library Now Free UK Kindle Listings, plus "Garden Magic!" by Today's Sponsor

August 24, 2010
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UK Edition Kindle Nation Daily Free & Bargain Book Alert for Friday, August 20, 2010: Build Your Kindle Library Now Free UK Kindle Listings, plus "Garden Magic!" by Today's Sponsor

Time for a big welcome to over a thousand current and future UK Kindle owners who have visited Kindle Nation Daily for the first time this week. You can count on us for several UK-focused posts a week alerting you to free and bargain books in the UK store as well as all our other posts full of Kindle...

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Tuesday, August 24, 2010: Brand new free titles on Personal Finance, Personal Investing, and Making Business Personal, plus William Meikle's bestselling thriller "The Invasion" (Today's Sponsor)

August 24, 2010
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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert for Tuesday, August 24, 2010: Brand new free titles on Personal Finance, Personal Investing, and Making Business Personal, plus William Meikle's bestselling thriller "The Invasion" (Today's Sponsor)

Kindle Nation citizen Marilyn asked me yesterday “Why only previews all of a sudden?” on our Free Book Alert listings, and all I could say at the time was “This too shall pass.” And so it has! But first, a word from … Today’s Sponsor We have been lucky in our sponsors lately. We only allow Kindle-related sponsors, and...

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Last Day to Participate in Kindle Nation's Most Important Survey Ever

August 24, 2010
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Last Day to Participate in Kindle Nation's Most Important Survey Ever

Well over 1800 citizens of Kindle Nation have participated so far in our latest Kindle Nation Citizen Survey, and it is already clear that it this survey is helping to provide important information to Amazon, authors and publishers, and industry observers on the current controversies and competition involving ebook prices and devices and your experiences and views as a...

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Last Chance to Participate in Kindle Nation's Most Important Survey Ever

August 23, 2010
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Last Chance to Participate in Kindle Nation's Most Important Survey Ever

Well over 1500 citizens of Kindle Nation have participated so far in our latest Kindle Nation Citizen Survey, and it is already clear that it this survey is helping to provide important information to Amazon, authors and publishers, and industry observers on the current controversies and competition involving ebook prices and devices and your experiences and views as a...

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