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An interview with Among Animals contributor Rosalie Loewen

TweetAn interview with Among Animals contributor Rosalie Loewen (“The Boto’s Child”) Q: What inspired “The Boto’s Child”? A: I wrote this story when my first child was still very young. For me parenting is joyful and rewarding but also frightening … Continue reading

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Would you like an e-book to go with your print book?

TweetI can’t say I’ve ever purchased both a print and digital version of the same book. But I’ve certainly heard from people who have — and have long yearned for the day when you could get digital and print books … Continue reading

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Amazon updates web design to make books more “interactive”

TweetI believe Amazon is slowly rolling this design out (or still just testing it) so you might not see this yet. I’ve attached a screen shot of Amazon’s new design from our book The Names of Things: First off, the … Continue reading

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The magic number of Amazon book reviews — and the rules of the road

TweetI almost always read customer reviews before I buy something on Amazon. Of course, I’m well aware that you shouldn’t always trust these reviews. I’m well aware that authors often review their own books anonymously and that a few nefarious … Continue reading

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An easy way to move files from your Mac (or PC) to your Kindle

TweetWhen I tried out the Kindle Fire, the first thought that occurred to me was How do I easily get documents onto it? Of course, any book, song, or movie I purchase from Amazon is automatically downloaded to the Kindle — … Continue reading

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