Category Archive: Barnes and Noble

Top Ten EBooks from Yesterday and Today week ending July 22, 2011


Top 10 EBooks last 7 days from Gutenberg.org: The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana by Vatsyayana (6127) The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (4166) Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen… Continue reading

“L is for Lawless” by Sue Grafton


L is for Lawless Kinsey Milhone stars in another adventure, courtesy if Sue Grafton.  I’ve only just read this book recently (i’ve only got “J”, “K” and the next one, “V” to read… Continue reading

Sales of e-books jump in January past hardcovers


>Straight from the Associated Press.  This is one reason I jumped on the E-Book bandwagon and abandoned my search for an agent/publisher.  After a few years of sending out endless expensive book proposals,… Continue reading

“Aside of Murder” Is FREE this week!


Excuse my bit of self-indulgence today.  Announcing my Novel, Aside of Murder, is offered FREE this week! Aside of Murder, https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/34429, will be FREE to download from March 6th to my birthday, March 12th! Use… Continue reading

Barnes and Noble settles lawsuit over Nook features


>Barnes & Noble settles lawsuit over Nook feature – Yahoo! News Barnes & Noble Inc (BKS.N) has settled a lawsuit brought against it by Spring Design, which had accused the top U.S. bookseller… Continue reading

Bookstores feeling pain from digital technologies


> by Rob Lever – Tue Feb 8, 2:10 am ET WASHINGTON (AFP) – Pundits might put a different spin on how and when it will happen but all see a struggle for survival by traditional booksellers thanks to… Continue reading

Top Ten E-Books from Yesterday and Today week ending 2/4/2011


>Trying something new on Just a Blog.  Listing the Top 10 E-Books from Gutenburg.org and Amazon.com, with a mix of ‘yesterday’ and ‘today’ books and authors. Top 10 Gutenburg.org: The Kama Sutra of… Continue reading

Book Review: Black America, Body Beautiful


 Black America, Body Beautiful: How the African American Image is Changing Fashion, Fitness, and Other Industries (Hardcover) “Black America, Body Beautiful: How the African American Image is Changing Fashion, Fitness, and Other Industries”,… Continue reading

WALL STREET JOURNAL BEST-SELLERS week ending 01/28/2011


> FICTION 1. “Shadowfever” by Karen Marie Moning (Delacorte Press) 2. “Awakened” by P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast (St. Martin’s Griffin) 3. “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth” by Jeff Kinney (Abrams) 4. “Strategic… Continue reading

Read my Novel, Aside of Murder!


> READ the first 20% OF MY NOVEL, **FREE** Available on:  Amazon’s Kindle Store, barnesandnoble NOOKbook store, and  Smashwords (in a variety of E-Reader formats) What happens when an embezzling bank executive and a high class… Continue reading