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TOP 10 ebook sites
(updated April 4, 04)
1. FictionWise,
multi formats one stop shopping site, include non fiction and exclusive short fictions.
2. BlackMask, the best free ebook site in several formats.
3. PeanutPress, award winning ebook store for PDA, friendly DRM solutions.
4. Execubook, eSummaries that deliver wisdom. Perfect for PDA users.
5. eBookAd, many indies label are here
6. Univ. of Virginia Library, Free ebooks
7. FreeeLiterature dot com, classics for free
8. Memoware, free documents from volunteers.

9. ESSPC, great place to start your collection (Free)
10.The Online Book Page, from U.Penn.

5 Recommended eBooks from my ebook shelf
(April 04)
(email me for 10% off coupon)

1. Don't Know Much About History
2. Dirty Little Secrets
3. Killing The Buddha
4. The Get With the Program! Guide to Fast Food and Family Restaurants
5. Flirt Coach

Pocket PC eBooks
Bestseller List
(Jan-Mar 04)

1. Star Trek Series
2. Angels and Demons
3. Holly Bible NIV ed.
4. The Da Vinci Code
5. Deception Points
6. Letters to Penthouse XIX
7. Letters to Penthouse XVIII
8. Resolutions
9. 7 Keys to Weight Loss Freedom
10. Against All Enemies


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Conventional Wisdom
Up until now, most people have dealt with the electronic wonders as fiction or non-fiction texts. But there's been little done with technical or how-to books. That's where we're likely to see some growth.
When the tablet PC becomes a bit more rugged and goes to the shop, tons of DIY books could be converted to e-books and offer the user an unprecedented richness of features.
What kind of features? Let's say you need an e-book on cabinet-making. You could find one that includes illustrations of the various tools along with links to the manufactures. The powerful graphics functions would enable you to zoom in or out on a particular project and it would contain an extensive library of pictures to enhance the verbiage.
In traditional print, each color picture produced adds a great deal to the cost of production. Not so with e-books.

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