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[27 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 246 views]

While you can spend money on books, and we highly recommend it, there is an nearly endless supply of free ebooks. Just to get you started, here are links to scores of free ebook from our friends at the Apple …

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[9 Jan 2015 | One Comment | 287 views]

If you don’t count 2011’s The Cuckoo’s Calling, written under her Robert Galbraith nom de plume, then The Casual Vacancy ($5.95) was JK Rowling’s first novel for adults. Regardless, it’s all good stuff and this particular batch is specially priced …

Audiobooks, Deals »

[27 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 668 views]

It’s the most wonderful time of the year to spend hours and hours on a train, in the car or inflight! The perfect hands-free reading choice when you’re en route or on grandma’s couch is a cheap audiobook and, boy …

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[9 Dec 2014 | No Comment | 515 views]

What if you could live again and again? Ursula Todd is living, and dying, to fulfill this blessed curse in a bit o’ Kate Atkinson penned historical fictional that traverses the 20th Century in Life After Life: A Novel ($5.95).
What …

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[14 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 4,011 views]

The great thing about reading is that you can do it just about anywhere; a mile high or in bed, it’s all good! Reading is all the better with ebooks, especially free ebooks, which go everywhere, weigh nothing and take …

Audiobooks »

[7 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 489 views]

Humans and their compelling need to blend novel yet fashionable topics. Take a 15-year-old with Asperger’s Syndrome and a neighborhood crime involving a murdered dog, and you’ve got the basis for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, …

Apple luv, Books »

[5 Nov 2014 | No Comment | 1,554 views]

Was Steve Jobs “human”? Well, of course, he was, but he was also something bit more. Moreover, he was part of a rather special group of creators that made Silicon Valley the center of the known universe and all are …

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[19 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 1,221 views]

In addition to the fact that eBooks save trees, the next best thing about iBooks is that there are so many truly awesome free eBooks available on the iBooks Store. From classics, like Jane Austina’s Pride & Prejudice, to today’s …

Audiobooks, Deals »

[14 Oct 2014 | No Comment | 374 views]

Jonathan Tropper’s This Is Where I Leave You is the October Audiobook of the Month, and arrives just in time for the release of the movie of the same name. Interesting twist? Tropper also wrote the This Is Where I …

Audiobooks »

[8 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 284 views]

Louise Erdrich’s The Round House is the 2012 National Book Award for Fiction, which is a concise way of saying smart people paid to think about such things strongly believe this book is worth your time. Intrigued? Other smart people …

Audiobooks »

[4 Jul 2014 | No Comment | 1,546 views]

The July Audiobook of the Month is a page turner in the classic sense. Historical fiction, a monumental clash of titans and titanic egos, is the storyline of Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall ($5.95), which vividly details the trials, travails and …

Audiobooks, Books »

[6 Jun 2014 | No Comment | 289 views]

The iTunes June Audiobook of the Month is Maria Semple’s Where’d You Go, Bernadette. It’s a story about a complex rebel character, Bernadette, who once inadvertently caused a mudslide to avoid a social engagement — weird and interesting.
Bernadette Fox is …

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[4 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 4,784 views]

Thirty years of Afghan history, the story of invasions and civil war, as seen through the eyes of two women striving to survive. Khaled Hosseini’s A Thousand Splendid Suns ($5.95) is a tale of family friendship, faith and salvation.
Born a …

Audiobooks, Books, Deals »

[15 Mar 2014 | One Comment | 1,517 views]

But can love prevail? That’s the question that begins the story in Delirium, the March Audiobook of the Month. With audiobooks, you do have time to read, to dream, replenish.
Ninety-five days, and then I’ll be safe. I wonder whether the …

Audiobooks, Books, Deals »

[7 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 1,527 views]

With audiobooks, you have time to read because you can listen almost anytime, anywhere. With the February Audiobook of the Month, Jeffrey Archer’s Only Time Will Tell: The Clifton Chronicles, Book 1 ($5.95), you can also afford it.
From the internationally …