Free ebooks for GH readers

Jellybooks is launching a “Summer of Reading” to give readers a taste of some of this summer’s hottest new books. Jellybooks provides exclusive online access to a selection of the titles featured in their entirety to members of the online book club, Good Housekeeping Book Room. Participating bookstores and retailers include Blackwell’s, Book-ish, Forum Books, […]


Google cuts 30% off audiobooks and e-books

Google takes 30% of in-app transactions from developers, making it unviable for low-margin items like audiobooks or e-books. Lots of people make it work, but the revenue per transaction is really low. All that will change, Google will lower its reduction from 30% to 15%, in exchange for supporting certain platforms and features. The Play […]


Prime Day Offers: Free unlimited streaming of music, audiobooks, premium channels and e-books

Amazon Prime Day is here, and you have two days to get great deals on anything made by Amazon, as well as thousands of other products. One of the best parts? You can get free services with your purchases. Not only can you buy that smart device you’ve had an eye on all year round, […]


EBSCO Information Services publishes open access monograph collection EBSCO eBooks ™

EBSCO is committed to making content available to libraries and their end users on the open web to drive use, extend reach and increase impact of libraries. IPSWICH, Mass. (PRWEB) June 17, 2021 EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) publishes a new eBook collection featuring thousands of high-quality Open Access (OA) eBooks from the world’s most trusted […]

Book reviews

Review: O’Reilly mob reserves a hit, miss | Book Reviews and News

J. KEMPER CAMPBELL “Killing the Mob: The Fight Against Organized Crime” by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard, St. Martin’s Press, 292 pages, $ 30. Authors Martin Dugard and Bill O’Reilly have discovered a literary gold mine with their previous nine books in the “Killing” series. Sadly, it looks like they’re running out of topics to […]


Here are the best Amazon ebooks of 2021, so far

Amazon Books publishers scour thousands of pages to determine the best books of the month, the best books of the year so far, and the best books of the year, debating new releases in various categories, including literary fiction, mystery and thriller, biography, books for children and young adults, all to help customers find their […]


Do you really own your ebooks?

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. Digital reading has exploded in the COVID-19 era, and e-books, which were once called “disruptors,” are once again stealing the show. As readers or consumers, have you ever wondered if you really own the eBooks you buy? Can […]