ereaderBuying an eReader in Canada Just Got Harder (GoodeReader)
20% of all Canadians live in rural areas without a major bookstore and an electronics shop. Chapters/Indigo have been closing down locations and with Future Shop axing 65 locations, it will be difficult for Canadians to buy an e-reader on a retail level.

‘Insurgent’ And Why Young Adult Novels Make Box Office Hits (Forbes)
The second installment of Veronica Roth’s dystopian trilogy, The Divergent Series: Insurgent, grabbed $52.3 million in its opening weekend at the U.S. box office, just shy of Divergent’s $54.6 million debut last year.

Amazon is Testing Bulk eBook Bundles in Japan (Ink, Bits & Pixels)
A total of 10 bundles are currently being offered. The bundles consist of 15 to 25 consecutive titles from a single series, and are being sold at a 10% to 15% discount.

Young Readers Say No Thanks to Enhanced eReading (Digital Book World)
If you go by the numbers, so-called digital natives are just about as frumpy as their analog elders.

Kindle Daily Deals: Four Books in the Tony HIll/Carol Jordan mystery series (and others)


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