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Seasonal Selections  |  

Labor Day/End of Summer Edition

We are all sad to see it go, but why not say farewell with one last beach/backyard/vacation book?

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Indie Voice  |  

How Long Can Your E-Reader Stay Under Water?

Amazon’s e-book inventory increases by one new book every five minutes, to price or not to price + other news in this week’s roundup.

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Indie Voice  |  

Are You Smarter Than an E-Reader?

Barnes & Noble unveils a new Nook, IndieReader gets a shout-out + more in this week’s round-up!

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Insiders Picks  |  

Indie Insiders Picks: August 2014

Our monthly picks from industry insiders like Smashwords, Kobo and Amazon.

Indie Voice  |  

Show Us Your Shelfie

Half Price Books launches a contest, the Amazon-Hachette feud drags on, free New Yorker.com all summer + more in this week’s roundup

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All About the Book  |  

Ylleya Fields on her IRDA Winning “Princess Cupcake Jones and the Missing Tutu”

While looking for books to read my eldest daughter I was struck by the limited number of titles featuring African American characters. So I blended the personalities and images of my two oldest and created Princess Cupcake Jones.

confessions
Seasonal Selections  |  

Seven Gifts Fo Yo Mama!

2014 Mother’s Day Edition

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Teach Me to Read  |  

Oddity

Writing, like all art, needs to confuse us.

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Best Wishes!  |  

Happy Thankgiving!

From Amy and all the IndieReader Staff

moses
Teach Me to Read  |  

We’re No Better than the Terrorists

Killing is killing. There’s a commandment against it, not to mention a few laws, so stop it.

under the dome
Teach Me to Read  |  

Win For Losing

The question is how to maintain a functioning government with these right-wing Roombas getting underfoot.

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Teach Me to Read  |  

The Cuban Missile Crisis In Reverse

I think the line between chemical gases and huge explosions gets fuzzier for people who don’t live in the United States.