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Books more popular than games on the iPhone?

The Nook, from Barnes and Noble

Earlier on this year I predicted that 2009 would be the Year of the eBook. Indeed, it seems the tipping point is within shouting distance. We have seen a flurry of activity this year, with many new models of eReader hitting the market. Amazon, too, have made their groundbreaking Kindle available overseas for the first time (with a few too

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Books, Interesting Stuff, Writers

Places and Events that inspired Sixty-One Nails

Most of the action within Mike Shevdon‘s superior urban fantasy, Sixty-One Nails, is set in real places, and the book is centred on an ancient English ceremony that you can attend each year.

Mike has been writing a fascinating series of blog articles over at his site ( You really should go over there and read them – even if you haven’t read the book, they’re excellent travelogue pieces in their own right.

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