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  1. RS_Logo_bl The Future of Reader Store in the US & Canada by Reader Store 02/06/2014

    As you know, our customers always come first, which is why we want to share the news firsthand about an announcement made today from Sony regarding its plan to close Reader Store in the U.S. and Canada. Although we’re sorry to say goodbye to the Reader Store, we’re also glad to share the new and […]

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  2. This Man Trilogy by Jodi Ellen Malpas Warm Up Your Reading List: Jodi Ellen Malpas Author Spotlight by Amy Currier 01/13/2014

    This month our romance spotlight features Jodi Ellen Malpas, author of the bestselling This Man erotic romance series. Why Read It? The romance reading world has been beaten over the head with, “if you like Fifty Shades, try this.” But that’s not what we have here.  Jodi is a great storyteller with a cast of […]

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  3. Evanovich Feature Image Janet Evanovich & Stephanie Plum Take On Twenty by Amy Currier 11/18/2013

    Most well-known for her boisterous bounty-hunter leading lady, Stephanie Plum, this isn’t Janet’s first rodeo when it comes to New York Times-bestselling stories, nor will it be her last.  She’s the writer who makes you want to cross on over to the other side: romance readers, prepare for adventure; you’re going to love it. JANET’S […]

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  4. Gail Carriger on Steampunk & Fierce Females in Fiction by Amy Currier 11/04/2013

    Read below for a guest blog post from New York Times-bestselling author Gail Carriger on steampunk fiction: the genre with the coolest name and the coolest women we’ve read in a long time. The 5 “Spunkiest” Females of Fiction According to Gail Beka Cooper in The Hunt Records by Tamora Pierce Kerowyn in By the […]

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  5. RSBlog_airplane_featured In Flight Readers Rejoice! The FAA Approves In-Flight Electronics by Amy Currier 11/01/2013

    Welcome to Flight 867 to Heathrow. We’ll be taking off shortly. Please turn on your devices and get lost in a good book for our 6 hour and 50 minute flight ahead. Wouldn’t that be nice? Well, travel readers, your time has come: No more overflowing personal items with paperbacks, or breaking your bank in […]

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  6. karen kingsbury featured image Author Spotlight: Karen Kingsbury on Storytelling with Books & Music by Amy Currier 10/28/2013

    Storytelling wears many hats. Music—particularly country music—is a form of storytelling that like your favorite line in a book, can get stuck in your head and make you unable to forget its meaning for, well, forever. Have you ever read a book that had a poignant tune resonate so loud you couldn’t deny the connection? […]

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  7. The Rosie Project Feature Image Author Graeme Simsion Describes His Perfect Partner from Book Characters by Amy Currier 10/03/2013

    Almost immediately upon reading its first few pages, THE ROSIE PROJECT became one of our favorite debut novels of the season. In a style that is both endearing and unconventional, this book poses a question we’ve all pondered at one point or another: What do I look for in a perfect partner? So, to celebrate […]

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  8. RS_NationalAwards_md The 2013 National Book Awards by Amy Currier 09/24/2013

    The Nominees Are In! Award season is here and book nerds are happy to be right in the thick of it. For the first time, the National Book Awards released four separate longlists for nominees (translation: 2x the reading recommendations we need to get eyes on stat!) Enjoy the full list below, and comment with […]

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  9. city of bones featured image Sony Companies Team Up for Exclusive Mortal Instruments eBook by Amy Currier 09/12/2013

    One of this year’s most anticipated films premiered from Sony Pictures Entertainment on August 21st: City of Bones. Since then, Sony Reader Store, Sony Pictures, and Sony DADC have partnered to create an exclusive eBook based on the original prop book from the film: The Gray Book. City of Bones is the first book in […]

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  10. ALEX featured image Reader Store Recommends: ALEX by Pierre Lemaitre by Amy Currier 09/04/2013

    This week’s Pick of the Week is a bone-chilling detective novel from French author Pierre Lemaitre. When Alex Prevost is kidnapped, her abductor’s only desire is to watch her die. But as the story unfolds, we’re left wondering: Is Alex the one with something darker to hide? Watch our exclusive video from the author, and […]

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