A great story this morning about independent authors!
When the Kindle Fire singlehandedly of the Android operating system Google finally sat up and said, “Oh, ****, we gotta get in on this game!” The same thing that Amazon said after Barnes and Noble released their first tablet.
You can’t hack a physical book in a way that ultimately destroys, ruins, or irreparably alters the information presented in that book.
When I launched The Unreturned for Kindle on December 2, I had high hopes, but realistic expectations.
Self-publishing is inherently risky. I’ve been moderately successful so far – better than expected, not as much as I wished – but to me, this risk looks like it could pay off in terms of getting people interested to see what I do next.
via http://bookriot.com/2011/10/26/the-four-bookish-apps-you-need-to-have-right-now/ Bookriot.com provides a nice overview of four iOS (free!) apps: IndieBound, to locate the nearest indie bookstore.