E-Books and Self-Publishing Roundup, October 25, 2012

    by Leandro Oliva
    October 25, 2012

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

    1. Are self-pubbed authors killing the publishing industry? (Indie Reader)

    2. Amazon joins crowded field with Japan Kindle release (Reuters)


    3. Number of self-published books up 287% since 2006 (paidContent)

    4. Rewarding readers with e-books via credit/debit card (Digital Book World)

    5. A healthy reminder from Amazon: You don’t buy ebooks, you rent them (GigaOM)


    6. Penguin and Random House in deal talks (Media Decoder)

    Tagged: amazon e-books e-readers ebooks kindle self-publishing

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