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Amazon appears to be testing ebook subscription service

It seems that Amazon is preparing to give readers something to get excited about – a Netflix-style digital ebook and audiobook subscription service that provides Kindle users with access to a potential library of more than 600,000 titles for about £6 a month. The discovery was first reported by the news site GigaOm. Amazon has since deleted the details, but …

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Amazon accidentally reveals new Kindle Paperwhite 2 and September 30 ship date

If you're thinking about splashing the cash on a Kindle Paperwhite eReader, you may want to hold fire. It seems that Amazon have accidentally outed its successor, with a post on Forum.HR providing the above landing page image revealing the…

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Gerald LynchAmazon accidentally reveals new Kindle Paperwhite 2 and September 30 ship date

Q&A: Pete Smith, author of 'Project Management: All You Need Is Love', on self publishing through Kindle Direct Publishing

Tech Digest eBook Self Publishing Season – Pete Smith Q&A Pete Smith, native of Brixton in South London, worked for nearly ten years with charity Save The Children. His book 'Project Management: All You Need Is Love' details that period…

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Gerald LynchQ&A: Pete Smith, author of 'Project Management: All You Need Is Love', on self publishing through Kindle Direct Publishing

HOW TO: Self-publish an eBook with Apple iBooks – formatting, aggregators, royalties and more!

Tablets and smartphones make for great reading devices, and you don't get better tablets or smartphones than Apple's iPad and iPhone. Through Apple's iBooks store, self publishing authors have a great market through which to tout their wares, and this guide will walk you through how to get your work onto the platform.

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Gerald LynchHOW TO: Self-publish an eBook with Apple iBooks – formatting, aggregators, royalties and more!

Dark Fate "First Person Fiction" iPad novel takes to the high seas of the Kickstarter self publishing route

Our self publishing season continues today with a quick look at Dark Fate: The Treasure Island Chronicles, by Oxfordshire-based startup Whooc Publishing Ltd. under their Freed Fiction Imprint. So far we've looked at how to solo DIY publish Kindle eBooks,…

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Gerald LynchDark Fate "First Person Fiction" iPad novel takes to the high seas of the Kickstarter self publishing route

Q&A: Claire L Brown, author of ‘Draco; Homecoming’, on self publishing her first novel as an eBook

Tech Digest eBook Self Publishing Season – Claire L Brown Q&A Sunderland-born Claire L Brown is a BA Hons Graduate in Media with American History from Sunderland University. After attending Western Washington State University and spending several years working for…

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Gerald LynchQ&A: Claire L Brown, author of ‘Draco; Homecoming’, on self publishing her first novel as an eBook

Q&A: Ben Galley, author of the 'Emaneska' series, on the challenges of self publishing eBooks

Tech Digest eBook Self Publishing Season – Ben Galley Q&A Chichester-based Ben (25) is one of the youngest self-published authors in the UK. He has published two fast-paced fantasy books through Kindle Direct Publishing including The Written and Pale Kings…

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Gerald LynchQ&A: Ben Galley, author of the 'Emaneska' series, on the challenges of self publishing eBooks

Q&A: Tim J Cooke, author of 'Defending Elton', on self publishing and the changing relationship between authors and publishers

Tech Digest eBook Self Publishing Season – Tim J Cooke Q&A Devon-based Tim was formerly a legal executive and adviser to the BBC's Eastenders. Since then he has dovetailed his career between advertising copywriting, freelance journalism, screenwriting and novels. He…

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Gerald LynchQ&A: Tim J Cooke, author of 'Defending Elton', on self publishing and the changing relationship between authors and publishers