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

1. Why kids’ e-book sales are surging (PaidContent)

2. What happens to digital books when we die? (NYT)

3. Libraries in this county are buying, not leasing, e-books (Boing Boing)

4. How to make reading e-books as addictive as playing Angry Birds (PaidContent)

5. Web app shows you which best-selling Kindle books are free (LifeHacker)