The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing

1. Comparison chart of e-readers and tablets (paidContent)

2. Kindle Fire to include “Newsstand” with 400 magazines and newspapers (MinOnline)

3. Survey: iPad trumps Kindle, Nook tablets (MediaPost)

4. How independent bookstores sell e-books (paidContent)

5. LA Times publishes first e-book: ‘A Nightmare Made Real’ (Los Angeles Times)

6. Kobo offers $99 ad-supported option for Kobo Touch (paidContent)