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eBook and Audiobook Usage Sees 2020 Growth

December 2nd, 2020

An OverDrive Education press release reports that the scholastic embrace of remote learning has increased the use and adoption of eBooks and Audiobooks in 2020.

Best Free Audiobook Download Sites

November 30th, 2020

GoodeReader lists FREE audiobook download sites.

More FREE eBooks to Curl Up With

November 28th, 2020

Looks like COVID precautions are continuing to give us good reason to curl up with a good eBook. Isolated or quarantined? Here are some web sites with Free eBooks to help pass the time while social distancing, and to stock your eLibrary. You’ll find a wide selection of classics, contemporary and non-fiction titles. Bookmark these pages. This has become my favorite with thousands of free titles in a wide variety of trouble-free formats. Just what it says.  A huge selection.

Project Gutenberg  Their mission statement: to encourage the creation and distribution of eBooks. Too many titles to count…

G. Wells Taylor has several FREE and/or affordable titles/sequels that are receiving great reviews at Multiple formats available.

Smashwords offers a long list of FREE eBook titles in formats to suit your new eBook reader.

Penguin Random House to Acquire Simon & Schuster

November 26th, 2020

Comic Book Resources reports that Penguin Random House is set to acquire rival publisher Simon & Schuster for $2.2 Billion in a move that will further decrease options for readers and authors in an already shrinking marketplace.

The Evolution of Color E INK

November 24th, 2020

GoodeReader offers up an extensive background check on the history of color E INK. Videos at the link.

The Joys of eBook Reading

November 22nd, 2020

The Deccan Herald talks about the many positives of eBooks and eBook Readers.

Kindle Paperwhite 5 eReader Coming in 2021

November 21st, 2020

GoodeReader reports that Amazon’s Kindle Paperwhite 5 eReader will launch in 2021.

E Ink For Wall Calendars

November 20th, 2020

Hackaday writes that eReader display surface creator E Ink will soon drive wall calendars into the future. The low-energy, low-priced tech is slowly taking over the display market.

Pocketbook Touch HD 3 Limited Edition Now Available

November 18th, 2020

GoodeReader reports that the Pocketbook Touch HD 3 Limited Edition is Now Available.

Hard to believe but it’s close enough to the holidays to consider it an excellent gift purchase!

Calibre 5.5.0 Update Available

November 16th, 2020

Neowin posted on the Calibre 5.5.0 update release and lists new features for the popular eBook library management application.