Review: Motorola XOOM has plenty of zoom

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The newest tablet to hit the market is the Motorola XOOM and I have to agree with other reviewers, it’s pretty impressive. But is it an iPad killer? Not right now and not in its current state. However, that doesn’t mean it isn’t a great device. The XOOM is definitely fast, possibly one of the… Read more »

Springing into Sports Books

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There are many signs that signify the beginning of spring. For some, it’s the sight of grass and the melting of the snow, or the fact that the sun refuses to set before 5 p.m. any more.  During these early spring months trees, flowers and animals seem to spring back to life. For me, however,… Read more »

Hot title: Clive Cussler’s THE JUNGLE

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The eighth book in Clive Cussler’s The Oregon Files series, The Jungle follows Juan Cabrillo and his government-sponsored crew through one dramatic rescue after another. Cussler continues his creation of the intense realm where the team operates out of the Oregon—an impressive scientific breakthrough in research equipment and high-tech weaponry disguised to look like a… Read more »

AudioGO offers 30% off audiobooks for March

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Give your customers the opportunity to enjoy audiobooks while waiting for spring weather to arrive by adding cost-effective titles to your digital catalog. AudioGO LTD, the home of BBC audiobooks, is offering more than 550 AudioGO titles at 30% off to libraries through March 31, 2011. For curling up with a cozy story, try Minding… Read more »

Visit OverDrive at The London Book Fair, April 11-13

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Find out how OverDrive can help you generate revenue with your digital content by visiting us at The London Book Fair (Stand #V630), April 11-13. OverDrive is a leading multichannel digital distributor of eBooks, audiobooks, and more. The world’s top publishers work with OverDrive to reach thousands of libraries, schools, and retailers worldwide. And don’t… Read more »

New publishers – February 2011

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Ah, the month of February; short, and sweet, we hope. Somewhere in the midst of the groundhog seeing, or not seeing, his shadow, we found ourselves 21 new publishers in just 28 days. So, before we prepare for the madness to come with the Ides of March, we’re pleased to announce the newest additions to… Read more »