Archive | January, 2011

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Free Kindle Nation Shorts – January 30, 2011: An excerpt from Operation Neurosurgeon: You never know … who’s in the OR, a medical thriller by Barbara Ebel MD

Who says a rising neurosurgeon can’t fall from his pinnacle? From the skullduggery taking place deep in the Tennessee woods to the silent tension in the OR, Doctor Danny Tilson’s life takes an abrupt turn after performing surgery alongside a scrub nurse with aqua eyes and a velvet voice.  Can Danny’s situation get any worse […]

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Get to the root of overweight: the way you think about food, with our Kindle Nation eBook of the Day, <b><i>Skinny Thinking</i></b>! Here's a free sample!

Get to the root of overweight: the way you think about food, with our Kindle Nation eBook of the Day, Skinny Thinking! Here’s a free sample!

Finally, a well-written guidebook that gets to the root of overweight: the way people think about food. –Dr Bernie Siegel, Author of 365 Prescriptions for the Soul HERE’S HOW YOU WILL BENEFIT: Learn to make wise food and eating choices, permanently change the way you eat and think about food, end your weight struggle forever […]

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Monday, January 31: 9 Brand New Freebies Including <i><b>Murder A' La Mode</b></i>, plus ... cutting-edge entertainment with Erin Snyder's <i><b>Fascimile</b></i> (Today's Sponsor)

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Monday, January 31: 9 Brand New Freebies Including Murder A’ La Mode, plus … cutting-edge entertainment with Erin Snyder’s Fascimile (Today’s Sponsor)

What better way to start the week than to have 9 brand new additions atop this morning’s freshly updated presentation of our 200+ Free Book Alert listings…. But first, a word from … Today’s Sponsor Suddenly Persephone’s digital profile has a mind of its own. Somewhere, hidden in the code, a simulated ghost is watching […]

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Think <i><b>Hardy Boys</b></i> Meet <i><b>Indiana Jones</b></i> and You've Got Our Kindle Nation eBook o' the Day: <b><i>Secrets of The Magical Medallions</i></b>. Here's a free sample!

Think Hardy Boys Meet Indiana Jones and You’ve Got Our Kindle Nation eBook o’ the Day: Secrets of The Magical Medallions. Here’s a free sample!

A Treasure Hunting Legend…  Four Ordinary Kids…  Two Magical Medallions…  Pursued By An Ancient Evil…  In One Extraordinary Adventure Here’s the set-up for a great tween/teen read, Secrets of The Magical Medallions:  The Treasure Hunters Club Book 1: Join the Treasure Hunters Club as they look to unlock the Secrets of the Magical Medallions….  But Reader […]

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Sunday, January 30: 5 Brand New Freebies including <i><b>After the Leaves Fall</b></i>, a 5-star coming of age novel with a Christian twist, plus ... "a skillful blend of naughty humor, irreverence and compassion" ... and an undead daddy! ... in Donna Butler's <i><b>Manifesting Daddy </b></i>(Today's Sponsor)

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Sunday, January 30: 5 Brand New Freebies including After the Leaves Fall, a 5-star coming of age novel with a Christian twist, plus … “a skillful blend of naughty humor, irreverence and compassion” … and an undead daddy! … in Donna Butler’s Manifesting Daddy (Today’s Sponsor)

Prepare yourself for the totally unexpected — if there’s any way to do that — in today’s latest additions to our daily, freshly updated presentation of over 200 free contemporary titles in the Kindle Store…. But first, a word from … Today’s Sponsor Melanie has a mean case of depression. But life only gets more […]

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<b>Winter 2011 Kindle Nation Citizen Survey Reaches 2,000 Respondents for First Time Ever, But There's Still Time for Last-Minute Participants</b>

Winter 2011 Kindle Nation Citizen Survey Reaches 2,000 Respondents for First Time Ever, But There’s Still Time for Last-Minute Participants

by Stephen Windwalker Editor of Kindle Nation The late breaking news here at Kindle Nation is that at 9:24 am Eastern time (GMT-5) today we have officially reached 2,000 participants in the Winter 2011 Kindle Nation Citizen Survey for the first time ever. This is our fifth survey since we began conducting them twice each […]

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Find Out What Might Have Happened off Cape Cod on a Stormy February Night in 1952, in Our Kindle Nation eBook Of The Day, John M. Urban's <b><i>A Single Deadly Truth</i></b>

Find Out What Might Have Happened off Cape Cod on a Stormy February Night in 1952, in Our Kindle Nation eBook Of The Day, John M. Urban’s A Single Deadly Truth

The waters off the Outer Cape have been taking seamen’s lives for centuries. Now, in a very contemporary sea yarn by John M. Urban, they give back A Single Deadly Truth: Here’s the set-up: On the stormy February night in 1952, the 500-foot oil tanker Pendleton snapped in half in 60-foot seas off Cape Cod. […]

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Saturday, January 29: Ruth Downie's <i><b>Medicus</b></i> Explores the Salacious Side of the Roman Empire, plus ... Kindle Your Creativity for Just $2.99 with D.D. Scott's <i><b>Muse Therapy</b></i> (Today's Sponsor)

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Saturday, January 29: Ruth Downie’s Medicus Explores the Salacious Side of the Roman Empire, plus … Kindle Your Creativity for Just $2.99 with D.D. Scott’s Muse Therapy (Today’s Sponsor)

 Publisher’s Weekly said that “the salacious underside of Roman-occupied Britain comes to life” in this morning’s latest addition to our 200+ Free Book Alert listings…. But first, a word from … Today’s Sponsor (Ed. Note: About a year ago, acting on a recommendation by Seth Godin, I read a remarkable book entitled The War […]

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The Real Lebowski

With “Kindle Singles,” Amazon Shows Off Its “Harvard Degree” in eBook Pricing

Other bloggers and journalists have joined Amazon’s own press office this week in making a big deal of Amazon’s “brand new” initiative called “Kindle Singles,” and I think it’s a big deal, too. But brand new? Not so much. First, let’s take a straight-on look at Amazon’s press release announcement of Kindle Singles, on Wednesday, […]

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