Archive: March 9, 2012

Well, this is pretty hilarious. A user from Reddit actually convinced novelist Jonathan Franzen to sign his Kindle eReader earlier this week. The acclaimed author allegedly elicited a “resigned sigh,” as his disdain for eReaders is legendary. It’s an opinion I share with Franzen. The autographed device can be seen above: Franzen scrawled his name and wrote “SIGNED [...]

Harry Potter fans and Hogwarts devotees, the wait is almost over: Pottermore.com, the online community based on J.K. Rowling‘s Harry Potter book series, will launch in April 2012. The site will have interactive games, new story lines, and eBook editions of the series. It was supposed to launch in October 2011, but the beta testing period, in which a [...]

Please enjoy this excerpt from the literary novel Doxology by Brian Holers. Then read on to learn how you can win huge prizes as part of this blog tour, including $450 in Amazon gift cards, a Kindle Fire, and 5 autographed copies of the book. Sunday is Vernon’s wash day. And though he has enough money [...]