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eBook Piracy: Can You Say “Yo Ho Ho?”

Kindle Direct Publishing gives writers the option to apply DRM – or not – when they upload a book. Smashwords doesn’t support DRM at all.

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The Saeshell Book of Time

Rusty Biesele

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Passing Through Perfect

Bette Lee Crosby

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Richard Bard

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First Edition: Indie Style  |    |  December 16, 2014

Gail McHugh’s Steamy Romances “Collide” and “Pulse”

Since many 1st editions fetch big sums at auction, IR takes a closer look at originally self-pubbed titles with traditionally published make-overs

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IR Book Review  |  December 10, 2014

The Reality Master by PM Pillon

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Ten-year-old Joey Blake can’t wait to go camping again with his grandpa Karl in nearby Big Sur, California. But while hiking in the area, a gleaming light leads to the discovery of a strange stone with the power to change reality.

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News  |    |  December 15, 2014

Why E-Books Shouldn’t Be the Only Game in Town

“These three services [CreateSpace, Ingram Spark and KDP] prove that authors know that marketing their books purely online is foolhardy, and it is critically important to get their titles into bookstores.”

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IR Book Review  |  December 10, 2014

Sector 64: Ambush by Dean M. Cole

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In the pre-dawn hours over the Mojave Desert, 2 F-22 fighters take off from Nellis AFB and climb into the darkness headed for the Nevada Testing Range. The fighters are on a routine training mission but as they approach Area 51, they are intercepted by a large and unrecognizable craft

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The Twelve Days of Indie Christmas  |    |  December 15, 2014

The Twelve Days of Indie Christmas

You know the carol. And unless you’ve holed up at home and put a pillow over your head, you’ve probably heard it a thousand times this holiday season – all twelve verses.

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IR Book Review  |  December 8, 2014

Everlast by Richard Bard

Rating:  star star star star star 

A man who once saved the world from alien technology must now save his family from a vengeful maniac and the machinations of a greedy businessman.

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Indie Voice  |    |  December 12, 2014

IR’s Best Books of 2014

Are launch parties worth it, J.K. Rowling goes indie for the holidays, 25 gifts for under $25 + more in this week’s round-up.

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IR Book Review  |  December 8, 2014

Henry First: A Story of Excess by Basil Lawrence

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How far would you be willing to go for fame, success, and immortality? Would you die for it? Kill for it? More importantly, what would you cook for it?

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Best of 2014  |    |  December 11, 2014

IndieReader’s Best Books of 2014

Because how many times can you see the same ten titles?

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IR Book Review  |  December 8, 2014

Saint Wally by Courtney Taylor

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After a man commits suicide, he teams up with a cast of familiar characters to save God and all of Creation.

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Lists  |    |  December 10, 2014

7 Books You Must Read in Your 30s

If you’re looking for something to challenge, inspire and move you in your 30s, we’ve got a few good recommendations:

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IR Book Review  |  December 3, 2014

The Conversation by Jeff Cannon

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The author recounts a spiritual experience in the form of a dream conversation with a mysterious being.

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