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2nd-generation Kindle Oasis ships internationally on October 31, 2017

International availability of the waterproof Kindle Oasis 2017

On the launch date, October 31, 2017 – Kindle Oasis can be shipped to over 170 countries around the world – both via Amazon’s main store and stores localized in other major countries.

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How to dry a book that has been water damaged (video)

Good folks from Syracuse University Libraries have prepared a short and easy video guide showing you how to rescue a paper book…

Waterproof Kindle Oasis 2 (2017 release) - all you wanted to know

The waterproof Kindle Oasis 2 (2017) – tech specs, comparisons, pictures, more

The 2017 Kindle Oasis offers more benefits than just water resistance. Here are the details.

Exciting things to do at the library #infographic

Exciting things to do at the library (infographic)

Here is another great infographic from Marjorie Mews Public Library. This simple visual shows how exciting a visit to a library can…

The waterproof Amazon Kindle Oasis 2 (2017 release) second-generation

Amazon announces the waterproof Kindle Oasis with 7-inch HD screen and built-in Audible

Amazon’s newest Kindle Oasis e-reader sports the 7-inch HD 300 ppi display, is Audible-ready, meets IPX8 water resistance standard, and costs $249.99.

The best cases and accessories for Amazon Fire tablets

50 best cases and accessories for Amazon Fire tablets

A list of the best case covers and accessories for Amazon Kindle Fire 2017 tablets: Fire 7, Fire HD 8, Fire HD 10, and older models. Plus a selection of the best accessories: power chargers, screen protectors, stands, and more.

How reading can make you a superhero #infographic

How reading books can make you a superhero (infographic)

Books are a blessing for the brain and body. We shared many infographics already that take a closer look at all the…

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John Green shares 26 exciting facts about libraries (video)

In Episode 518 of The List Show by Mental Floss, famous author John Green shares some less known facts about one of…

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 10 2017 cases, sleeves, and accessories

9 case covers you can already get for your Amazon Fire HD 10 (2017)

All-new Amazon Fire HD 10 (2017) cases, sleeves, and accessories you can already get. The list is frequently updated with new items.

The literary lakes #infographic

The literary lakes (infographic)

England’s beautiful Lake District is not only about beautiful scenery. Craig Manor Hotel has just released an infographic that includes famous writers…

The biggest books for fall 2017 by Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble announces the biggest books for fall 2017

This autumn is full of exciting new book releases. Barnes and Noble has put them together in a special list of the biggest books for fall 2017.

Why books are banned #infographic

Why books are banned (infographic)

To celebrate the freedom to read, designer and illustrator Anna Weddle has created a single-minded infographic that lists the most common reasons…

Kindle e-reader or Fire tablet? These questions will help you decide

Kindle e-reader or Fire tablet? This questionnaire will help you choose

This questionnaire, accompanied by simple tips, will help Amazon users choose between a Fire tablet and Kindle e-reader.

How a word gets into a dictionary #infographic

How a word gets into the dictionary (infographic)

Have you ever wondered why certain words get into the dictionary and others don’t? See also: Merriam-Webster comes with the answer. In…

The 7th-generation Amazon Fire HD 10 was launched in October 2017

Amazon Fire HD 10 (2017) – tech specs, comparisons, review round-up, more

Most important details of the new 10.1-inch Amazon Kindle Fire HD – Amazon’s first tablet that comes with Alexa hands-free. Find here launch details, most important features, comparisons with predecessors and same-size tablets.

Stunning illustrations about books by Mariusz Stawarski

Imaginative illustrations about books by Mariusz Stawarski

Some of the most brilliant illustrations by the Polish artist Mariusz Stawarski put books in focus. Books have the tremendous power to…

Add Audible narration to Kindle for iOS and enjoy Whispersync for Voice

How to add Audible narration to Kindle for iPad and iPhone

Want to listen to audiobooks on your iOS device? You can get a dedicated app, but you can also do it with your Kindle app.

Evolving library concepts #infographic

16 concepts for the evolving library (infographic)

What an inspiring way to rethink what libraries are about! See also: Reid Wilson has created an amazingly simple visual, called Evolving…

Amazon Fire HD 10 2017 is a great entertainment tablets with a hands-free Alexa

The new 10-inch Amazon Fire comes with full HD display and hands-free Alexa, costs $150

Amazon has just announced their biggest tablet, Fire HD 10, with 1080p 10.1-inch Full HD display, longer battery life, and Alexa voice…

Most talked-about ebooks released in autumn 2017

12 most talked-about ebook bestsellers of fall 2017

Long-expected books from Salman Rushdie, Ken Follett, Celeste Ng, Dan Brown, and Rupi Kaur will surely become bestsellers this fall.