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Thanks to Amazon, my Kindle is now happily stocked with what could well be months of reading material – ranging from the Battle of Jutland to the reign of Richard III to fiction of a decidedly pulp variety. 121 more words


Kindle Unlimited - Our Experience

We have been busy reading this last month. Reason being, husband subscribed to #kindleunlimited and I took advantage of the fact that I could read quiet a few books which I wouldn’t have gone out and bought if they weren’t available to me for free. 345 more words

Side Note

On The Circle and familiar dystopias

Secrets are lies. Sharing is caring. Privacy is theft.

The Circle, by Dave Eggers

What is a good book? Everyone has different things they look for. 534 more words


On Outliers and personal histories

They are products of history and community, of opportunity and legacy. Their success is not exceptional or mysterious. It is grounded in a web of advantages and inheritances, some deserved, some not, some earned, some just plain lucky–but all critical to making them who they are. 644 more words


Dual language e-reader

I’m normally a reader of literature originally written in English.  This is because I feel that the “texture” of a written work is very important, and that comes from the inimitable nature of the original language the book was written in.  705 more words


Kindle $1.99 Deals on Historical Romances

Sourcebooks Casablanca is a publisher whose books I review often and have they got some fabulous $1.99 deals for Kindle.  There are 80 Historical Romance books… 58 more words

Historical Romance

Amazon is taking $30 off two of its premium Kindle e-readers. This Prime only discount drops Kindle Paperwhite to $89.99 shipped (Reg. $120) and Kindle Voyage to… 62 more words