Sunday, April 25, 2010

Pat Whitaker Nominated for Prestigious Sir Julius Vogel Award

New Zealand author Pat Whitaker is one of 5 finalists for the Sir Julius Vogel Award, a prize given to the top science fiction novel of the year. Whitaker was nominated for his novel, RETURNING, an imaginative tale of an alien exiled to Earth, surviving in an unfamiliar world, and trying to find a way to return to his own kind.

Award selections will be held in August. For more info on Pat Whitaker, go here.

Sunday, April 11, 2010

Smashwords for eBooks

Smashwords ebooks are available for sale in the Smashwords.com bookstore, and are also distributed via multiple online channels, including major online retailers such as Barnes & Noble, Sony, Kobo (formerly Shortcovers), and soon, Apple and Amazon. Our books are also distributed into the native catalogs of top mobile e-reading apps such as Stanza on the iPhone (used by 2.5 million+ people); eReader on the iPhone, BlackBerry, Windows Mobile Smartphone, Palm Treo and Centro, Symbian Mobile Phones; and Aldiko and Word-Player on Android phones. Smashwords books are also promoted via a growing network of Smashwords affiliates.

Thursday, April 8, 2010

New Books By Thomas C. Stone

Cooper's Press has released four ebooks by Thomas C. Stone. SONG OF THE ELOWAI, THE GENDER WARS, TO THE STARS, and STOLEN WORLDS are available through various sources but can be found and purchased online at a very modest price through Smashwords.com.