Introducing Kindle Oasis – Amazon’s Thinnest and Lightest Kindle Ever

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Amazon announced today their thinnest and lightest Kindle ever, the Kindle Oasis, and there is no need to worry about the batteries running out!

Kindle Oasis is the eighth generation of Kindle.

In addition to its incredibly thin and light design, it comes with a special leather charging cover that Amazon claims will let you read for months without plugging in.

Kindle Oasis charging covers

Priced at for $289.99, Kindle Oasis is now available for pre-order in the United States and will start shipping in the coming weeks.

Digital Publishing News for 4 April 2016

Digital Publishing News

Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest digital publishing news for early April 2016. There’s No One Way to Sell an Ebook At Publishers Weekly, a survey of independent digital-first publishers reveals a wide array of growth strategies. Interviews with these five independent publishers show a range of publishing practices with the e-books […]

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The Most Important Book Formats for Indie Authors

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As an indie author it takes some keeping up with all of the different book formats. First there are various book sizes, then there are multiple formats for ebooks and audiobooks. Over at my main author blog I have posted a new Infographic designed to provide a quick overview of the most common formats.

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Indie Publishing in 2015 – What Do You Need To Do?

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“It’s that season when people love to post resolutions and predictions for the year ahead. Along with others in the publishing industry I have been reviewing “where we’re at” and “where we’re heading” as an industry in 2015. When considering where we’re at it’s helpful to remember just how far self-publishing has come in the past decade. It’s just over 7 years since Amazon launched […]

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The World’s Greatest Storytellers

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Publishing house and content marketing agency Raconteur Media recently surveyed almost 500 authors, journalists, editors, students, and media and marketing professionals, asking them who is the world’s greatest storyteller? The resulting Infographic is a tribute to many talented storytellers who have lived throughout the ages. As Raconteur explains on their blog, “…we wanted to take a […]

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