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kindle-unlimited-rumor620x350Accidentally Going Digital (Book Riot)
I suppose this led to a gradual build-up of digital in my life, as books I really, really wanted to read were available, but only digitally. So what choice did I have? Lacking that choice meant more and more digital, and I suppose less and less thinking about it.
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Scholastic to Close Storia Bookstore; Customers Could Lose Access to their eBook Purchases (The Digital Reader)
This US publisher announced in April that they will be changing their Storia ebook platform from a retail service to a subscription service, and as part of that transition Scholastic recently announced that they are shutting down the retail side of the operation.
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Is Next Issue Good for Canadians? (GoodeReader)
Next Issue has over 100 digital magazines in their catalog and offers a free one month subscription. Afterwards, it costs $9.99 a month to read as much as you want. Well, there is a catch, you don’t get People, Hello! Canada, The New Yorker, Sports Illustrated, Maclean’s, or Time unless you pony up $14.99 a month.
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Librarians, Media React to Launch of Kindle Unlimited (The Digital Shift)
In a long-expected move, Amazon on July 18 announced the launch of Kindle Unlimited, a new subscription service that will give users unlimited access to a selection of 600,000 ebooks and more than 2,000 audiobooks on Amazon Kindle devices and any device with a Kindle app for $9.99 per month.
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Kindle Daily Deal: The Lone Ranger & Tonto Fistfight in Heaven (and others)

 
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