Finds and Deals: $20 off Kindle

basic kindleJust in time for Read an E-book Week: Until March 7, Amazon is offering $20 off the basic Kindle. This e-ink reader features a touch screen with  special offers.

Amazon is also offering 175 Kindle books for $1.99 until March 11, 2015. The selection is quite varied, featuring thrillers, mysteries, romance and more.

Finds and Deals for Monday, March 2, 2015:

Kindle Daily Deals:  Gould’s Book of Fish by Richard Flanagan and more….

Barnes and Noble Find of the Day: Lady Eve’s Indiscretion by Grace Burrowes for $1.99. There are also 101 NOOK Books Under $2.99 or less. (I found the SAS Survival Handbook for $1.99.) 🙂

Kobo Daily Deal: The Game and the Governess by Kate Noble for $1.99.

I will be looking for special deals and events to post all during Read an E-Book Week.



March is National Reading Month

Library BooksMarch is National Reading Month and there are lots of ways to celebrate!

March 1-7, 2015 is Read an E-book Week.  The week is designed to bring together readers, authors and publishers, with lots of free and discounted books to encourage e-book discovery.  The official Facebook page for the event is here. The hashtag is #RAEW

You can also read about the history of the event in an article penned by Smashwords’s Mark Coker.  Smashwords has a page offering over 50,000 titles at prices that range from 25% off to totally free. Smashwords authors are encouraged to discount their books for the promotions.

Monday March 2nd: NEA’s Read Across America Day. This year’s book is the Dr. Seuss classic, Oh, the Places You’ll Go! Read Across America has a presence on Facebook and TwitterThe hashtag is #readacrossamerica

Many libraries host a variety of of promotional events during the month. You can check the website of The American Library Association and your local library for more information. 🙂

Is your library celebrating this month?