Month: July 2019

  • Robert’s Roundup #12 Special Verso Books Special

    View Previous RoundupĀ and Next Roundup Ok, I caught wind of the $1 Verso Ebooks sale way too late. It’s going to expire 11:59 EST tonight. But a year ago today I bought a nice collection of ebooks and thought I’d list some purchases of these excellent books as reference for future sales. Just listing now,…

  • Robert’s Roundup of Ebook Deals #11 (July)

    View Previous RoundupĀ and Next Roundup Preface This column will cover deals on Smashwords (SW) and Kindle, with special emphasis given to SW because many titles are discounted in July. For the sake of speed, I am not including Amazon links — just Smashword links – but I will do my best to link to an…

  • Robert’s Rants & Reviews #3 (Books & Ebooks)

    I hate Summer Reading roundup articles. They’re unnecessary and based on the faulty idea that people read certain things depending on time of year. During college, I worked as a gate monitor at a swimming pool and read all sorts of subversive stuff — Sartre, Camus, Goethe, Beckett. I was outside in a bathing suit…