Konrath

Scary Saturday, a Regular Weekly Feature of Free Kindle Nation Shorts. July 17: “Them’s Good Eats” by Jack Kilborn/J.A. Konrath

 Welcome to Scary Saturday for July 17, 2010 For the past year our Free Kindle Nation Shorts program has been connecting thousands of Kindle readers with emerging and established writers, and we’re proud to have helped many writers of distinction climb the Kindle Store bestseller lists. One of those authors has been Joe Konrath, and […]

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Goodbye Blues, Hello Love

A Red-Hot Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Just for Today, July 17: All Tied Up: Pleasure Inn, Book 1,” plus we even have an erotic “Today’s Sponsor”, and links to many more

WARNING: Graphic Sexual Content, just for today. Mature Readers Only. No need for a brown paper bag with today’s Free Book Alert, because just for today we’re giving fair warning right up front that we’re sharing some especially adult content that’s free for you to read in the privacy of your own Kindle…. But first, […]

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Konrath

Scary Saturday, a Regular Weekly Feature of Free Kindle Nation Shorts. July 17: “Them’s Good Eats” by Jack Kilborn/J.A. Konrath

 Welcome to Scary Saturday for July 17, 2010 For the past year our Free Kindle Nation Shorts program has been connecting thousands of Kindle readers with emerging and established writers, and we’re proud to have helped many writers of distinction climb the Kindle Store bestseller lists. One of those authors has been Joe Konrath, and […]

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Move Over, James Patterson ... actually, Stieg Larsson Was the First Author to Sell a Million eBooks

Move Over, James Patterson … actually, Stieg Larsson Was the First Author to Sell a Million eBooks

Update: I just returned (7/18) from a road trip and received, while I was gone, information calling some of my calculations here into question. So I am reviewing for accuracy and will be revising and reposting soon. My apologies for any fuzzy math. Related post: Around the Kindlesphere: Tracking the Kindle Tsunami is Challenging for […]

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The Bloom is Off the Rose for Apple's Free iBooks App, But It's Still #1 in Our Cumulative Top Charts Rankings, While Kindle May Lead in Actual iPad eBook Sales

The Bloom is Off the Rose for Apple’s Free iBooks App, But It’s Still #1 in Our Cumulative Top Charts Rankings, While Kindle May Lead in Actual iPad eBook Sales

By Stephen WindwalkerEditor of Kindle Nation Daily ©Kindle Nation Daily 2010 Apple’s free iBooks app — seen so recently by agency model publishers as the White Knight that would save them from Amazon and the Kindle — has slipped dramatically in popularity with iPad owners, and the proof is right here for all to see […]

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Pricing to Fail: Case Studies in Dumb Pricing - "One Man's Paradise," and How Traditional Book Publishers Are Absolutely Killing Off Their Own Emerging Authors

Pricing to Fail: Case Studies in Dumb Pricing – “One Man’s Paradise,” and How Traditional Book Publishers Are Absolutely Killing Off Their Own Emerging Authors

I was friended overnight by a debut novelist named Douglas Corleone, and as I often do I looked over the Amazon pages for both the Kindle edition and the print edition of his new book, One Man’s Paradise. This breaks my heart. As Booklist reviewer David Pitt wrote, “This novel won the Minotaur Books/Mystery Writers […]

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The Wicked House of Rohan

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Friday, July 16: Historical Fiction leads the way with “Mozart’s Blood,” plus The Harvard Man (Today’s Sponsor), and links to our Complete List of Over a Hundred Free Promotional Kindle Store Titles

Today in our Free Book Alerts, award winning author Louise Marley’s compelling, intricately layered story of a beautiful soprano who shares an everlasting bond with the world’s most notorious musical genius. . . But first, a word from … Today’s Sponsor THE HARVARD MAN. He is brilliant, possessing intelligence most would classify as genius, and […]

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The Wicked House of Rohan

A Late Addition to Today’s Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert: The Wicked House of Rohan, Historical Fiction by Anne Stuart

Hold the presses, we’ve got a new historical romance as a late update to today’s Free Book Alert…. But first, a word from … Today’s Sponsor Ultimate Unauthorized Harry Potter Quiz Book: 165 Questions Ranging from The Sorcerer’s Stone to The Deathly Hallows by Graeme Davis – $2.99 Here’s a Harry Potter quiz book like […]

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Narrative Magazine, the gold standard of online literary magazines, launches a free app for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch

Narrative Magazine, the gold standard of online literary magazines, launches a free app for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch

For Kindle Nation citizens who also use an iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch, here’s a free new treat from Narrative. Here’s hoping that they will also have an app in the coming Kindle App Store: The Narrative App for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch application is now available for download and places the magazine’s […]

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Thursday, July 15: Forevermore - Christian Fiction  by Cathy Marie Hake, plus a cool Kindle approach to Harry Potter! (Today's Sponsor), and a Complete List of Over a Hundred Free Promotional Kindle Store Titles

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Thursday, July 15: Forevermore – Christian Fiction by Cathy Marie Hake, plus a cool Kindle approach to Harry Potter! (Today’s Sponsor), and a Complete List of Over a Hundred Free Promotional Kindle Store Titles

We’ve got a brand new free Kindle Store listing today from popular Christian historical novelist Cathy Marie Hake, and if you enjoy it it may lead to several of her other novels like her 2007 release Fancy Pants (cover at left)…. But first, a word from … Today’s Sponsor Ultimate Unauthorized Harry Potter Quiz Book: […]

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Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Wednesday, July 14: Over 100 New Free Titles for Direct Download to Your Kindle, Plus Speed Dating with the Dead (Today's Sponsor) and a Complete List of Over a Hundred Free Promotional Kindle Store Titles

Kindle Nation Daily Free Book Alert, Wednesday, July 14: Over 100 New Free Titles for Direct Download to Your Kindle, Plus Speed Dating with the Dead (Today’s Sponsor) and a Complete List of Over a Hundred Free Promotional Kindle Store Titles

“There haven’t been very many freebies lately.  For a while I was getting several a week.”  I received that note this morning from Kindle Nation citizen Sharron, and we must not let this stand! So, what would you say to over 100 free titles from one of our most venerable publishers of fantasy, science fiction, […]

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$109 Refurbished Kindles Back in Stock

$109 Refurbished Kindles Back in Stock

I have no idea how long this will last, but the $109 refurbished Kindle 2 with US wireless is back in stock in Amazon’s Warehouse Deals store, and here is a link. It’s an amazing inexpensive way to get or give an ebook reader that also happens to come with a very basic web browser […]

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Cheeky Girl Sabrina

New Twitter Hashtag Allow Readers, Writers, and Booksellers to Tell Publishers What We Think

Update: I’m not sure what is really going on here, but it sort of looks like Twitter has disabled the hashtag! For Kindle Nation citizens who tweet, here’s a new hashtag that allows readers, writers, and booksellers to tell publishers what we think: http://twitter.com/#search?q=#dearpublisher  And just to give you an idea what’s being said, here’s […]

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Press Coverage on today's featured Free Kindle Nation Shorts author, Deborah Wallis, author of Sweet Dreams and Flying Machines

Press Coverage on today’s featured Free Kindle Nation Shorts author, Deborah Wallis, author of Sweet Dreams and Flying Machines

Here’s an article from the Havelock News on today’s featured Free Kindle Nation Shorts author, Deborah Wallis, author of Sweet Dreams and Flying Machines. Click here to read her Free Kindle Nation Short: Murder mystery Havelock, Cherry Point the scene for author’s first book February 24, 2010 3:15 AM By Ken Buday Havelock News When […]

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