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Kindle Oasis: 1st Waterproof Kindle Goes on Sale Oct. 31st

Trick or treaters who go knocking at the Amazon store door are in for a real treat this Halloween, because that’s the day that the first fully waterproof Kindle in history makes it highly-anticipated debut. The Kindle Oasis is now set to compete directly with the Kobo Aura H20, which we wrote about in a recent blog. Until now, the Kobo Aura H20 (which is now available in a highly-rated second generation model) was really the only game in town if you wanted a truly waterproof e-reader. But now you have a choice, and choice is always good

Tips to Comparison Shop for a New Kobo Aura H20 or the Kindle Paperwhite

Now, with the availability of a newly upgraded e-reader, the Kobo Aura H20 (a new 2nd generation Aura H20), it may be a good time for you to see how it might compare in a match-up with the ever-popular Kindle Paperwhite. Many fans of e-books are familiar with Kindle e-readers, and know that the Kindle Paperwhite is definitely one of the best e-readers on the market. But especially in the United States, Kobo e-readers are not quite as well known or popular. That’s understandable, since Kobo has always focused it marketing efforts on more of a global and

A Selection of Great E-Books for Autumn Reading

Autumn began this month, and as the air gets cool and crisp it’s a great season to curl up indoors and enjoy a classic novel. Many writers derive their inspiration from this transitional and colorful season. As the leaves change, the skies grow more ominous, and farmers prepare to bring in their crops and store them for the cold months ahead, the Muses also appear to inspire writers. Here are some excellent selections, all of which are available right here at, to help you start your e-book collection of timeless titles that are especially fun to read

3 Ways to Save Money with Back-to-School E-Books

Everyone is back in school now for the new year, and that means spending lots of money on textbooks and then carrying them around every day to and from classes. That can put a strain on your wallet and on your back. But if you do as many students are now doing and use e-book versions of your textbooks, that can solve both of those problems. Here are three ways that you can come out ahead this semester when it comes to e-books.


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Tips to Help You Shop for a Totally Waterproof E-Reader

Summer is winding down soon, but as the legendary baseball Hall of Fame player and coach Yogi Berra said, “It ain’t over ‘til it’s over.” In fact, some of the best days of summer are still ahead of us, including one of the biggest holidays of the year for hardworking Americans, Labor Day Weekend. There will be plenty of days yet to come for kayaking down river, canoeing and paddle boarding on the lake, waterskiing, and volleyball or surfing at the beach. That’s why it may be the right time for you to consider owning a waterproof e-reader.