E-textbooks are generally cheaper than physical textbooks, so I tend to pick them when I feel the price of the physical book is too high. Since starting college, I have used ebooks in my classes. I anticipated buying ebooks for my classes. When I visited colleges, we were advised that it was in our best… Continue reading What I Learned about Ebooks from College
Once upon a time, you could count on ebooks being cheaper than their print counterparts, if only by a few dollars. This was always reassuring. Over the last few months, I have noticed that Kindle ebooks are more expensive than paperbacks now. I have never been a fan of paying more than five dollars for… Continue reading When Ebooks Became Pricier Than Paperbacks
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In case you’re more interested in hearing about how to get your book blog started, check out?this?post! A few people were curious about ARCs and such, so I decided to continue onto this post! STATS 1. Like, Comment, Follow, Repeat! As briefly mentioned in my previous Blogging 101 post,…
A long time ago, I wrote about the advantages and disadvantages of an e-book. Now that I have more experience with reading e-books and online stories, such as fan fiction, I wanted to present my personal feelings about e-books. A lot of you followers who have been with me from the beginning may be wondering… Continue reading Physical Books vs. E-Books
In the past, scrolls were written on. They were used for generations. About two thousand years ago, the book (or codex) was invented. Now, we see codices everywhere as books and magazines. Scrolls are now mostly used in religion, in movies, and in costumes. Also, they are now used as novelty items. Advantages Protected by… Continue reading Scrolls: Advantages and Disadvantages
We keep seeing leaps in technology. One of these leaps is being able to read a book on a computer. We have companies like Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Apple. Books can now be read on a tablet and stored in vast libraries–libraries that are in gigabytes, rather than a tangible substance. My opinion of… Continue reading The E-book: An Advantage or a Disadvantage?