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OverDrive is 20! some fun facts @OverDriveInc #LibraryLove @LibbyApp

OverDrive (parent company of Libby) is celebrating its 20th anniversary of digital lending this month. Started by Cleveland Public Library librarians, OverDrive has served millions across the globe (109 countries), connecting people of all ages to public library eBooks, audiobooks, … Continue reading

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Libby is a Matchmaker! @LibbyApp @UproarPRagency

Single and looking for a perfect match this Valentine’s Day? Luckily, the Libby team have recently released a book quiz that will match you with your perfect book! Since it is Library Lover’s Month I thought it the perfect opportunity … Continue reading

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World’s Biggest Digital Book Club – The Big Library Read!

From July 13-27, the world’s BIGGEST digital book club is happening: the Big Library Read! More than one-hundred thousand readers from around the globe will enjoy historical fiction and USA Today bestseller The Girl in His Shadow, by Audrey Blake … Continue reading

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Miserly Monday (#Kindledeals Ebook bargains) June 6, 2022

It has quite some time since I did a ‘Miserly Monday’ post, so I’m long overdue. Today I’m letting you know about 3 bargain Kindle purchases. These books might vary in price from Amazon.ca to Amazon.com to Amazon.co.uk but they are all still BARGAINS!  … Continue reading

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February is Library Lover’s Month – Celebrate with OverDrive and Libby! #LibraryLove @OverDriveInc @LibbyApp @UproarPRagency #LibraryLoversMonth

Celebrate Library Lovers’ Month with the Most Anticipated Reads on the Libby App OverDrive librarians curated a special February collection of must-read titles to celebrate book lovers and lovers of libraries. Love is in the air during the month of … Continue reading

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Ebook Pricing Revisited – How much is too much?

I wrote a post about this topic last year and thought it was worth revisiting as the problem only seems to have gotten worse. For the past five to six years, I’ve read nothing but Ebooks.  Some 600+ ebooks have … Continue reading

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International publishing – Book availability woes (again)

In May of 2020, I did a similar post but this issue continues to plague me. As a book blogger, I spend a LOT of time reading other people’s blogs and reviews, and perusing the internet for fodder for my … Continue reading

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Miserly Monday (#Kindledeals Ebook bargains) January 10, 2022

It has been over two months since I did a ‘Miserly Monday’ post, so I’m long overdue. Today I’m letting you know about 9 bargain Kindle purchases. (one of which is a box-set of four titles) These books might vary … Continue reading

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Invite Libby for Christmas! @LibbyApp #LibraryLove #DigitalReading #Libby

There’s nothing quite like cozying up with a good book during the holidays, especially if the weather outside is frightful. Whether you’re wanting to read as a family or enjoy a quiet night in, Libby, the leading free library reading … Continue reading

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Miserly Monday (#Kindledeals Ebook bargains) November 8, 2021

Today I’m letting you know about SEVEN bargain Kindle purchases. (one of which is a box-set of three titles) These books might vary in price from Amazon.ca to Amazon.com to Amazon.co.uk but they are all still BARGAINS!  Probably about what you would pay for … Continue reading

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