A look at the Open Book Project's mission to develop an open hardware e-book reader.
Thinking of buying e-books from independent online bookshops? Not sure what to do with them once you've bought them? The Epubizer is here to help.
Get ready for this year's International Day Against DRM with a special offer from Libreture.
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for August, 2019. Find your next favourite e-book!
A new promise of being able to speed read over 1,000 words a minute while retaining full comprehension swings around every so often. But let's take our time.
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for July, 2019. Find your next favourite e-book!
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for June, 2019. Find your next favourite e-book!
Microsoft closed its e-bookshop this week, but the damage has already been done.
Necromancers, healing, therianthropy and antiquarian magical libraries ... what more could a fantasy reader want?
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for May, 2019. Find your next favourite e-book!
Evolution by Tenea D. Johnson provides dull pain as humans destroy themselves over and over, the same modern pressures we already know, but ramped up to an extreme position.
Thoughtful, precisely written, well-designed and powerful, Johnson’s R/evolution is an epic in a nutshell, a Tardis in a book.
The Fury of Blacky Jaguar by Angel Luis Colón is a frenetic, nose-busting, Glock-toting misadventure, a kind of noir-with-a-vengeance novella where the bad guys aren't as bad as the badder guys, and the femmes are more nicotine-stained than fatale.
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for April, 2019. Take a look at where people browse and buy their DRM-free e-books.
Xiao Xiao and the Dragon Pearl by Joyce Chng has princesses, dragons, swords, assassins and is set in Manchuria during the Qing dynasty period.
Buying DRM-free e-books, the hows and whys.
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for March, 2019. Take a look at where people browse and buy DRM-free e-books.
Take a look at the latest e-book bundle from Humble and Packt Publishing.
Recent news about Microsoft's e-book closure highlights the need to buy from DRM-free bookshops.
The latest featured book is a beautifully-crafted space opera novella that takes us beyond the usual tropes.
Get 50% off all new paid plans for 6 months by joining Libreture during Read an E-Book Week.
Next week is a big week for book lovers, with both Read an E-Book Week and World Book Day.
Our latest featured bookshop is the excellently-stocked and subscriber-friendly Weightless Books.
Finally, we’re seeing the reappearance of e-book retailers who closed due to to EU digital VAT changes.
Store comics and graphics-rich titles with Libreture, thanks to support for PDF, CBZ & CBR formats.
How I've gotten along with reading books by women for a year.
After five years, the popular comic book publisher has announced it will no longer sell DRM-free comics.
The latest featured bookshop is Tartarus Press, the small, British independent publisher of literary supernatural/strange/horror fiction.
The latest featured book is FIYAH, the magazine of black speculative fiction.
International Day Against DRM is about making, organizing, protesting, and taking action to support the demolition of DRM - and Libreture is taking part!
Libreture is launching a FREE account with 250MB of DRM-free e-book storage.
Libreture's new OPDS feature helps you browse and download your books on a multitude of compatible devices.
A quick look at the issue of file-size in digital comics distribution, storage, and the pricing model.
A series featuring great independent e-bookshops, continuing with a look at the Fantasy genre.
A new design approach for Libreture helps streamline some common processes.
Get reading some great science fiction by women in this read-along with Gemma Todd.
A weekly series featuring great independent e-bookshops, continuing with a look at Crime.
Save 50% off a Libreture subscription for 6 months by joining between the 4th and 10th of March, 2018.
A weekly series featuring great independent e-bookshops, this time it's Science Fiction.
A weekly series featuring great independent e-bookshops, starting with Romance.
How limiting the range of books you browse can sometimes uncover gems you would ordinarily miss.
It's now quicker and easier to find a particular book on Libreture, thanks to our new search feature.
How publishers combine e-books into bundles and boxed sets to increase sales and introduce readers to their series'.
The women to men author balance in my book collection is rubbish. My plan to fix it.
A brief post on why the publishing industry won't get anywhere with technology unless it addresses its own lack of knowledge in the field.
Two new features make it even easier to plan your book-buying, and share your love for a book with others.
There are always plenty of accessories and cases for Kindle e-readers. But for other brands, try a Buddle.
A couple of new features went live on Libreture this week. They include 'Favourites' and 'Next 10'.
A new horrifyingly poetic and disturbing psychological horror novel by Karen Runge and Grey Matter Press.
Get 50% off Libreture for 6 months on International Day Against DRM, 9th of July 2017. For a future without Digital Rights Management.
O'Reilly Media, the technology publisher, is no longer selling print or e-books direct to customers.
Poetic fantasy and amazing worlds by Kai Ashante Wilson.
Flying ships, demons from the other side, and magical conspiracies by Bradley P. Beaulieu.
A look at which of the 2017 Arthur C. Clarke Award shortlist are available DRM-free.
Which books from the 2016 Arthur C. Clarke Award shortlist are available DRM-free? In other words, which ones can I read?
Ancient magic, a creepy tale within a tale and... fishing, in John Langan's literary horror novel.
A reminder of who benefits from DRM in e-books, and who pays for it.
The new personal e-book library for hardcore readers is open for business.
European sci-fi that's as surprising to readers as it seems to have been for its author, Dave Hutchinson.
The niche reads that big publishers let pass by and the Japanese period demon hunter drama.
The Long Tail and the Book Series. Re-launching an out-of-print series of e-books can introduce new readers to older works.
A bookshop, a cover and a ripping yarn of disguise, deception and misdirection by Rod Duncan.
L. J. Hutton's novel tells an alternative tale of Guy of Gisborne and Robin Hood.
Tracking reading habits is one of the more sinister aspects of Digital Rights Management.