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

1. Opponent of major e-book settlement fights back with cartoon (PaidContent)

2. What’s the Point of Publishers in a Digital Age? (Digital Book World)

3. Publishers back African literacy effort with e-books (NYT)

4. Nook Simple Touch users irate that it won’t sync their digital books (CNET)

5. Book features augmented reality (GalleyCat)