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by Roguecyber
August 27th, 2010, 2:57 pm
Forum: Self-Publishing
Topic: 10 reasons e-books might not eat the world
Replies: 90
Views: 24706

Re: 10 reasons e-books might not eat the world

This morning I checked my email and found this Wall Street Journal article waiting for me: http://finance.yahoo.com/family-home/article/110485/are-e-books-worth-the-money?mod=family-love_money I did think it was interesting that the article points out how people will likely (and are already) buying...
by Roguecyber
August 26th, 2010, 3:21 pm
Forum: Self-Publishing
Topic: 10 reasons e-books might not eat the world
Replies: 90
Views: 24706

Re: 10 reasons e-books might not eat the world

Which would you give up, your favorite author or your preferred reading format? People have been giving up their favorite authors for decades. If your favorite writer didn't sell much, publishers stopped printing his books. The promise that ebooks/kindle will bring back all the Peter De Vries, Marg...
by Roguecyber
August 25th, 2010, 4:29 am
Forum: Self-Publishing
Topic: 10 reasons e-books might not eat the world
Replies: 90
Views: 24706

Re: 10 reasons e-books might not eat the world

It funny that two people who haven’t posted on these forums before found the desperate need to post on this subject. It’s great that we have such a personal relationship with our reading material and at the end of this post I have a question I hope someone can answer. I would like to say something t...
by Roguecyber
August 23rd, 2010, 12:33 am
Forum: Self-Publishing
Topic: 10 reasons e-books might not eat the world
Replies: 90
Views: 24706

Re: 10 reasons e-books might not eat the world

** note: This is my first post, so please be gentle. Also sorry for the epic wall of text I really didn’t mean to write this much.** People are very passionate on both sides of this argument, that is obvious. What's also obvious is the general trend in all media is toward digital, downloadable forma...