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nook e-book lending


How to find e-books on the cheap now that Oyster is gone

First Entitle, now Oyster. What's a fan of the Netflix-for-e-books model to do? Thankfully, there are a few other options.

By September 23, 2015


Nook GlowLight e-ink e-reader

While it doesn't necessarily beat the Kindle Paperwhite, the $119 Nook GlowLight is an excellent e-reader that's strongly worth considering if you don't want to buy into the Amazon ecosystem.

By November 7, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating November 7, 2013

Amazon Kindle Unlimited vs. Scribd vs. Oyster: E-book subscriptions battle it out

There are three similar book subscription services on the market -- which is right for your reading habits?

By October 2, 2014


Barnes & Noble Nook HD

The Barnes & Noble Nook HD's sharp screen and comfortable body make it an ideal tablet choice, especially for reading books, magazines and watching movies. Google Play now only adds to the allure.

By October 30, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 30, 2012

BitLit says snap a 'shelfie' to get free e-books

The BitLit app will give you free or cheap e-book editions of the print books you already own. Well, maybe some of them.

By December 23, 2014


Piracy witch hunt downs legit e-book lending Web site

commentary: Several authors on Twitter mistook an e-book lending Web site for a piracy hub, a mistake that eventually took the site offline. As the dust settles, a disturbing picture of file-sharing hysteria emerges.

By August 9, 2012


Oyster all-you-can-read e-book service extends to browsers

The monthly subscription service that lets you read an unlimited number of e-books is now available on any desktop or mobile browser.

By July 24, 2014


Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet (8GB)

The $199 Nook Tablet (8GB) matches up well to the Kindle Fire in specs and price--and has the added advantage of offering an expansion slot for additional memory.

By March 3, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 3, 2012

MSRP: $159.00


Get three free months of unlimited e-books from Scribd

Want to see what a "Netflix for e-books" might be like? Here's your chance to find out for a full 90 days.

By April 17, 2014


Four matchmaking services for e-book borrowing and lending

It's like a buy-one-get-one-free deal: loan out an e-book you've purchased and you'll get a loan from someone else in return. These services pair you up with interested parties.

By February 8, 2012