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How to celebrate Read an Ebook Day 2017

11 exciting ways you can celebrate Read an Ebook Day 2017

For the fourth time, ebook lovers from around the world celebrate Read an Ebook Day.

Hands-on with the all-new Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017 release, 7th generation)

Hands-on with the 2017 Amazon Fire HD 8

The 8-inch Amazon Fire tablet is a solid device that’s a bit too heavy and too connected to Amazon ecosystem.

How long does it take to read classic books #infographic

50 literary classics and how long it takes to read them (infographic)

The Visual Communication Guy has released an infographic with word count and time to read of the 50 famous literary classics. In…

Best illustrations about reading and books

50 illustrations that cleverly describe what books are about

The best illustrations about books and reading. By Paweł Kuczyński, Andrea De Santis, Jungho Lee, Gürbüz Doğan Ekşioğlu, Dale Edwin Murray, and Mariusz Stawarski, among others.

Five ways to use your library card #infographic

5 ways to use your library card (infographic)

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month! Do you know you can use your library card for much more than just borrowing books?…

Floor plans of famous authors bedrooms - visuals by Home Advisor

Floor plans of famous authors’ bedrooms

Who are your favorite authors? Wouldn’t you like to learn more about how and where they lived, or which habits they had?…

Kindle app for iPad and iPhone - the ultimate guide

The ultimate guide to using Kindle app for iPad and iPhone

Benefits of the free Kindle app for iOS: save for later, listen to audiobooks, enhance the reading experience, and more.

Kindle in Motion explained on an example of Harry Potter

What is Kindle in Motion?

Kindle in Motion is a special format from Amazon that makes it possible to include animated loops, videos, and interactive elements.

Harry Potter and the Philisopher's Stone - Kindle in Motion edition

The fully illustrated edition of Harry Potter returns as an animated Kindle ebook

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, illustrated by Jim Kay, launches as an enhanced digital edition – Kindle in Motion.

Interactive guide to young adult reading writing publishing

An interactive guide to reading, writing, and publishing young adult literature

A team from YA Highway, a flourishing community of YA writers and readers, has released an interesting piece that’s a visual guide…

Trends in impulse book buying #infographic

What are the trends in impulse book buying? (infographic)

Why do people impulse buy books? Which factors play the most important role? Which book genres are consumers most likely to purchase?…

China and the US release almost half the world's books #chart

China and the US release 48% of the world’s books (chart)

The annual report prepared by International Publishers Association (IPA) includes interesting global publishing stats. As Quartz points out just two countries, China…

What do we think about ebooks #infographic

What do we think about ebooks (infographic)

Google web search can bring interesting information about what internet users think about electronic books.

Fintie Blade Z1 Bluetooth Keyboard Case for iPad Pro 12.9

Fintie Blade Z1 is a cheaper alternative to Apple’s Smart Keyboard for iPad Pro 12.9

Fintie Blade Z1 is a solid $40 laptop-style keyboard with adjustable viewing angle.

The best Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017 release) case covers and sleeves

15 cases for Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) that combine functionality with style

Best cases for Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet released in 2017. Advanced functionality, unique style, affordable price. Folio cases, slim shell covers, felt sleeves, and keyboard cases. Enjoy!

5 fundaments of reading instruction #infographic

5 pillars of effective reading instruction (infographic)

Back-to-school time is perfect to share infographics like this one. The visual was created by Texthelp, the company that provides literacy support…

Famous authors from each US state - literary map

Famous American authors from each state (infographic)

The idea of combining facts about books with the visual impact of the map is a highly intriguing and involving way to…

How many books could you read in the time you spend on your phone #infographic

How many books could you read in the time you spend on your phone? (infographic)

Aren’t you spending a little too much time on your smartphone? Aren’t you reaching for it a bit too often? See also:…

America's top spelling mistakes by state - East

America’s top spelling mistakes by state (infographic)

Do you want to know which words are most difficult to spell across the US? Google Trends has come up with a…

Are beautiful books great reads #infographic

Are beautiful books great reads? (infographic)

You are doing right if you don’t judge books by their covers. Some books have ugly cover art but are worth reading.…