Archive for October, 2010

WANTED: J.A. KONRATH

October 26, 2010
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WANTED: J.A. KONRATH

Thanks to editor Tom Dulaney at our sister blog, Planet iPad, for letting us share in this bit of fun concerning an individual who, as the authorities might say, is “known to us” here at Kindle Nation. And if you have an iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch and use any of them to read ebooks, you’ll want to check...

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Konrath’s SHAKEN Debuts at #143 #136 #134 #110 #97, with a Bullet

October 26, 2010
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Konrath’s SHAKEN Debuts at #143 #136 #134 #110 #97, with a Bullet

Joe Konrath’s Shaken debuted this morning at #143 in the Kindle Store overall bestseller list and has already climbed to #136 and #134 in the past two hours, and is #10 on the Kindle Movers and Shakers list despite launching on the same day as new books by John Grisham, Keith Richards, and Jennifer Cruise. UPDATE: We now have...

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Tuesday, October 26: Don’t Delay in Picking Up Younger Next Year*: Live Strong, Fit, and Sexy — Until You’re 80 and Beyond, plus Sharon Potts’ Red Hot Suspense Debut In Their Blood (Today’s Sponsor), and over 100 other fully updated free Kindle ebook listings

October 26, 2010
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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Tuesday, October 26: Don’t Delay in Picking Up  Younger Next Year*: Live Strong, Fit, and Sexy — Until You’re 80 and Beyond, plus Sharon Potts’ Red Hot Suspense Debut In Their Blood (Today’s Sponsor), and over 100 other fully updated free Kindle ebook listings

This morning’s latest addition to our Kindle Nation Free Book Alert listings became a favorite of mine when The Kindle Chronicles podcaster Len Edgerly recommended it to me over a year ago at $9.99, so I’m thrilled to be able to pass on to you that it’s currently free in the Kindle Store a different listing — The Heart...

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SHAKEN is Now Available! Will Konrath Shake Up the Publishing World Again?

October 26, 2010
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SHAKEN is Now Available! Will Konrath Shake Up the Publishing World Again?

Joe Konrath’s novel Shaken, the seventh book in his Jacqueline “Jack” Daniels detective series, arrived quietly on thousands of Kindles overnight, but I’m guessing the book’s effect on the publishing world will be anything but quiet. After publishing the first six books with traditional publishers, Konrath jumped their sinking ship and swam for shore via AmazonEncore, which has just...

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Free Kindle Nation Shorts – October 25, 2010 – SHAKEN, A Jack Daniels Thriller: Teaser #4

October 25, 2010
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Free Kindle Nation Shorts – October 25, 2010 – SHAKEN, A Jack Daniels Thriller: Teaser #4

SHAKEN A Jack Daniels Thriller:  Teaser #4 This installment picks up immediately following Teasers, #1, #2, and #3, available here.  J.A. Konrath By Stephen WindwalkerEditor of Kindle Nation Daily ©Kindle Nation Daily 2010 We’re counting down toward one of the very cool, and very important, publishing events of the year, and it is great to have so many citizens...

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MILLIONS OF KINDLES: Another Tantalizing Dispatch from the Kindle Revolution, and This Time It’s From Amazon

October 25, 2010
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MILLIONS OF KINDLES: Another Tantalizing Dispatch from the Kindle Revolution, and This Time It’s From Amazon

DON’T MISS OUR Lightning Update to Today’s Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Monday, October 25: Six Brand New Free Nonfiction Titles Just Released! plus an undiscovered gem: John Pearson’s Learn Me Good (Today’s Sponsor), and over 100 other fully updated free Kindle ebook listings By Stephen Windwalker Just four days after its most recent earnings report, and one...

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Lightning Update to Today’s Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Monday, October 25: Six Brand New Free Nonfiction Titles Just Released! plus an undiscovered gem: John Pearson’s Learn Me Good (Today’s Sponsor), and over 100 other fully updated free Kindle ebook listings

October 25, 2010
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Lightning Update to Today’s Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Monday, October 25: Six Brand New Free Nonfiction Titles Just Released! plus an undiscovered gem: John Pearson’s Learn Me Good (Today’s Sponsor), and over 100 other fully updated free Kindle ebook listings

Just moments after we posted Monday morning’s Kindle Nation Free Book Alert listings, Amazon and publishers added six brand new nonfiction titles, so we present them here without delay…. But first, a word from … Today’s Sponsor (Ed. Note: Judging from the many emails I receive from the citizens of Kindle Nation, it’s clear to me that teachers and...

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Monday, October 25: Four Free “Star Wars: Lost Tribe of the Sith” Books to Get You Ready for Star Wars: Lost Tribe of the Sith #5: Purgatory, plus an undiscovered gem: John Pearson’s Learn Me Good (Today’s Sponsor), and over 100 other fully updated free Kindle ebook listings

October 25, 2010
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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Monday, October 25: Four Free “Star Wars: Lost Tribe of the Sith” Books to Get You Ready for Star Wars: Lost Tribe of the Sith #5: Purgatory, plus an undiscovered gem: John Pearson’s Learn Me Good (Today’s Sponsor), and over 100 other fully updated free Kindle ebook listings

We’re looking forward to seeing a new free Kindle Store listing this week for John Jackson Miller’s Star Wars: Lost Tribe of the Sith #5: Purgatory, but it hasn’t arrived yet, so for now we’ll help fans prepare by shining the spotlight on Books 1 through 4 — still free, every one of them! — at the head of...

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From the Kindle Nation Mailbag: Page Numbers

October 25, 2010
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From the Kindle Nation Mailbag: Page Numbers

Thanks to Kindle Nation citizen Nicole B. for sharing her experiences with the challenge of leaving page numbers behind with the Kindle. Hi Steve!I just upgraded my kindle to the latest.  I love it.  Thank you for Kindle Nation,  I have been a follower since my first kindle.I have a question,  you might be able to help me with.Is...

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From the Kindle Nation Mailbag: Missing Out on Freebies

October 25, 2010
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From the Kindle Nation Mailbag: Missing Out on Freebies

Thanks to long time Kindle Nation reader Tami for her email: Long time reader, first time emailer… Free book alert for The Anvil of the World – Amazon shows it as 9.99 – bummer Oh well, my life will go on… I’m really digging the kindle nation daily – it’s like a little daily lottery – and I do...

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