Amazon: E-books outsell physical books for the first time ever

December 28, 2009 · Posted in Commentary · Comment 

Amazon reported that, for the first time ever, e-books outsold physical books.  This milestone occurred on Christmas Day, more than likely due to people who received Kindles for Christmas.  Amazon’s Kindle Store now stocks over 390,000 e-books.  Amazon also stated that the Kindle became the most gifted item in their history.  Read more

Get free e-books for your Kindle

November 27, 2009 · Posted in Freebies · 3 Comments 

Do you own a Kindle, or are you thinking about buying one?  Is the high cost of books for your Kindle causing you stress?  Believe it or not, there are thousands of free books out there for the Kindle.  One of the best sources for free books is Amazon itself.  As of this writing, Amazon has almost 20,000 free books that are in the public domain.  There are also about 80 or so free books that aren’t in the public domain. Read more

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