2021 West Australian Young Readers’ Book Awards Shortlists


The link below is to an article reporting on the shortlists for the 2021 West Australian Young Readers’ Book Awards (WAYRBA).

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2021/02/18/162734/wayrba-2021-shortlists-announced/

Kobo News


The links below are to articles reporting on news concerning Kobo.

For more visit:
https://blog.the-ebook-reader.com/2021/02/17/kobo-firmware-update-4-26-released-adds-new-my-words-feature/
https://goodereader.com/blog/kobo-ereader-news/kobo-just-redesigned-their-e-reader-page

2021 Folio Prize Shortlist


The links below are to articles reporting on the shortlist for the 2021 Rathbones Folio Prize.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2021/02/11/162579/folio-prize-2021-shortlist-announced/
https://publishingperspectives.com/2021/02/uk-rathbones-folio-prize-names-its-2021-shortlist-covid19/

Jessica Au Wins the Novel Prize


The link below is to an article reporting on the winner of the inaugural Novel Prize, Jessica Au, for ‘Cold Enough for Snow.’

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2021/02/11/162568/au-wins-inaugural-novel-prize/

Amazon and Kindle Updates


The links below are to articles reporting on various topics relating to Amazon and/or Kindle.

For more visit:
https://goodereader.com/blog/digital-publishing/kdp-change-means-no-more-mobi-files
https://www.howtogeek.com/715760/how-to-read-kindle-books-on-your-computer-or-a-website/
https://goodereader.com/blog/kindle/amazon-kindle-will-allow-you-to-delete-ebooks-on-other-devices
https://the-digital-reader.com/2021/03/16/amazon-will-stop-accepting-mobi-files-in-june/
https://blog.the-ebook-reader.com/2021/03/09/another-pointless-kindle-software-update-released-version-5-13-5/
https://www.howtogeek.com/715036/how-to-use-dark-mode-on-kindle/

2021 PEN America Literary Awards Finalists


The links below are to articles reporting on the finalists of the 2021 PEN America Literary Awards.

For more visit:
https://lithub.com/here-are-the-finalists-for-the-2021-pen-america-literary-awards/
https://bookriot.com/2021-pen-america-literary-awards-finalists/
https://publishingperspectives.com/2021/02/pen-america-announces-its-2021-literary-award-finalists-covid19/