Mechs, Kaiju, real life, set in Leeds! What's not to like in the North-of-England set Kaiju-fighting comic from Jamie Me, Neri Rearte, and Archie Dait?
Being more transparent at Libreture is one thing. Listening to readers is something else. That's why you can now suggest new features, report bugs, and help inform the Libreture roadmap.
With the launch of The Rings of Power television series, here's Ed Grabianowski's ten things in The Silmarillion that will help you understand Middle Earth.
Not sure if it's you, your internet connection, or the site itself? Storing your ebooks is a big technical undertaking, and keeping you informed of any issues with that is essential.
This week, we successfully moved Libreture from our old hosting company to our new one. And updated a few things on the way.
What's going on with the ebook alternative to Goodreads.
The types of ebook files you can add to your Amazon library with Send-to-Kindle are changing. Learn what Amazon's update really means, and what you can do to continue enjoying your ebooks.
Independently published reviews and ratings are essential to a healthy book industry, but there are a few hurdles to clear first.
Descended from powerful magic-users, but ignorant of her heritage, young Alfreda Sorensson learns magic and wisdom from her extended family in an alternate early 1800s Michigan Territory.
Alternatives for comic readers and creators after Amazon’s recent changes to Comixology.
DRM-free Find returns with a stunning 11th Century historical fiction novel by Virginia Crow, that teases at the edges of your mind, then blows it away at the end.
Most e-readers can open ebooks from other bookshops. You're not stuck with the big monopolies.
A promise of being able to speed read over 1,000 words a minute while retaining full comprehension swings around every so often. But let's take our time.
Black ‘47 is essentially a genre western transposed over the top of the Great Starvation in Ireland in 1847, and as with everything, the Devil is in the details.
Here are the books I've discovered, and fallen in love with so far in 2021. From January to March.
There are already loads of Goodreads alternatives out there. They're all doing different things, which means you now have 'choice'!
Giving readers more choice of where to record their libraries, whether ebooks or print, will increase competition and raise the bar for what readers expect to get for their money and time.
Read the original Arsène Lupin books by Maurice Leblanc. All available DRM-free and free of charge!
Six new bookshops with an emphasis on digital comics.
The Healers' Road and The Healers' Home are two of the most innovative fantasy novels I've read in the last few years.
Say hello to some design changes and new features. Or, as Nigella calls it: Joojing it up a bit!
10 new bookshops and plenty of choice for holiday e-books!
"All I want for Christmas is a character who looks like me." Lantana Publishing now sell e-books.
Celebrate Day Against DRM 2020 by storing all your DRM-free e-books, digital comics, RPGs, & magazine in our newly expanded Extra Storage!
The latest additions to the DRM-free bookshop list include climate change and environmental justice titles, along with urban fantasies full of unlikeable female characters.
The latest addition to our bookshop list is an esoteric entry from Washington DC, USA.
A round-up of the latest DRM-free bookshops to join the listing in the last two months.
A lightly written, perfectly formed snapshot of an awkward situation.
Make the most of your ebooks with Libreture’s Favourites & Next 10.
An Australian horror tale filled with suspense, flawed heroes, bizzarro situations and terrified bravery. And it's funny with it.
Possibly the most appropriate book to read at the present time, given the sabotage of the US Postal Service in 2020.
An intriguing speculative novel about the social aftermath of a viral epidemic, told from the points of view of three intertwined characters, none of whom meet.
A tale of loss, vengeance, treachery and grief in Dark Ages Britain, written by Ned Hayes and illustrated by Nikki McClure.
Libreture's OPDS feature helps you browse and download your ebooks on a range of compatible devices.
It's time to save on all those e-books you have in your Smashwords wishlist. Discover over 45,000 discounted e-books from thousands of authors and publishers before these incredible deals disappear.
Bundle of Holding presents bargain-priced, time-limited offers of tabletop roleplaying game rulebooks and RPG-related e-books to the discerning gamer.
A look at the Open Book Project's mission to develop an open hardware ebook reader.
Thinking of buying ebooks from independent online bookshops? Not sure what to do with them once you've bought them? The Epubizer is here to help.
Get ready for this year's International Day Against DRM with a special offer from Libreture.
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for August, 2019. Find your next favourite e-book!
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for July, 2019. Find your next favourite e-book!
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for June, 2019. Find your next favourite e-book!
Microsoft closed its e-bookshop this week, but the damage has already been done.
Necromancers, healing, therianthropy and antiquarian magical libraries ... what more could a fantasy reader want?
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for May, 2019. Find your next favourite e-book!
Evolution by Tenea D. Johnson provides dull pain as humans destroy themselves over and over, the same modern pressures we already know, but ramped up to an extreme position.
Thoughtful, precisely written, well-designed and powerful, Johnson’s R/evolution is an epic in a nutshell, a Tardis in a book.
The Fury of Blacky Jaguar by Angel Luis Colón is a frenetic, nose-busting, Glock-toting misadventure, a kind of noir-with-a-vengeance novella where the bad guys aren't as bad as the badder guys, and the femmes are more nicotine-stained than fatale.
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for April, 2019. Take a look at where people browse and buy their DRM-free e-books.
Xiao Xiao and the Dragon Pearl by Joyce Chng has princesses, dragons, swords, assassins and is set in Manchuria during the Qing dynasty period.
Buying DRM-free e-books, the hows and whys.
The top ten most popular bookshops on Libreture for March, 2019. Take a look at where people browse and buy DRM-free e-books.
Recent news about Microsoft's e-book closure highlights the need to buy from DRM-free bookshops.
The latest featured book is a beautifully-crafted space opera novella that takes us beyond the usual tropes.
Get 50% off all new paid plans for 6 months by joining Libreture during Read an E-Book Week.
Next week is a big week for book lovers, with both Read an E-Book Week and World Book Day.
Our latest featured bookshop is the excellently-stocked and subscriber-friendly Weightless Books.
Finally, we’re seeing the reappearance of e-book retailers who closed due to to EU digital VAT changes.
Store comics and graphics-rich titles with Libreture, thanks to support for PDF, CBZ & CBR formats.
How I've gotten along with reading books by women for a year.
After five years, the popular comic book publisher has announced it will no longer sell DRM-free comics.
The latest featured bookshop is Tartarus Press, the small, British independent publisher of literary supernatural/strange/horror fiction.
The latest featured book is FIYAH, the magazine of black speculative fiction.
International Day Against DRM is about making, organizing, protesting, and taking action to support the demolition of DRM - and Libreture is taking part!
Libreture is launching a FREE account with 250MB of DRM-free e-book storage.
A quick look at the issue of file-size in digital comics distribution and how it affects readers’ storage of their comics (and how Libreture can help)
A series featuring great independent e-bookshops, continuing with a look at the Fantasy genre.
A new design approach for Libreture helps streamline some common processes.
Get reading some great science fiction by women in this read-along with Gemma Todd.
A weekly series featuring great independent e-bookshops, continuing with a look at Crime.
Save 50% off a Libreture subscription for 6 months by joining between the 4th and 10th of March, 2018.
A weekly series featuring great independent e-bookshops, this time it's Science Fiction.
A weekly series featuring great independent e-bookshops, starting with Romance.
How limiting the range of books you browse can sometimes uncover gems you would ordinarily miss.
It's now quicker and easier to find a particular book on Libreture, thanks to our new search feature.
How publishers combine e-books into bundles and boxed sets to increase sales and introduce readers to their series'.
The women to men author balance in my book collection is rubbish. My plan to fix it.
Two new features make it even easier to plan your book-buying, and share your love for a book with others.
There are always plenty of accessories and cases for Kindle e-readers. But for other brands, try a Buddle.
O'Reilly Media, the technology publisher, is no longer selling print or e-books direct to customers.
Poetic fantasy and amazing worlds by Kai Ashante Wilson.
Flying ships, demons from the other side, and magical conspiracies by Bradley P. Beaulieu.
A look at which of the 2017 Arthur C. Clarke Award shortlist are available DRM-free.
Which books from the 2016 Arthur C. Clarke Award shortlist are available DRM-free? In other words, which ones can I read?
Ancient magic, a creepy tale within a tale and... fishing, in John Langan's literary horror novel.
A reminder of who benefits from DRM in e-books, and who pays for it.
The new personal e-book library for hardcore readers is open for business.
European sci-fi that's as surprising to readers as it seems to have been for its author, Dave Hutchinson.
The niche reads that big publishers let pass by and the Japanese period demon hunter drama.
Re-launching an out-of-print series of e-books can introduce new readers to older works.
A bookshop, a cover, and a ripping yarn of disguise, deception and misdirection by Rod Duncan.
L. J. Hutton's novel tells an alternative tale of Guy of Gisborne and Robin Hood.
Tracking reading habits is one of the more sinister aspects of Digital Rights Management.