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The Tattoo Encyclopedia: A Guide To Choosing Your Tattoo

By: Terisa Green tgreen@bigrocket.com  Illustrator: Greg James ISBN: 0743223292 Available From: http://www.simonsays.com, http://www.amazon.com, http://www.barnesandnoble.com Price: $14.00 Tattoos are raging in popularity today, with no signs that demand for them will be abating any time soon. In 1996, tattooing emerged as the sixth fastest…

BookWriter Professional: Flagship Software for Booksellers

BookWriter Professional is a new application created by Tom Sawyer, co-founder of Interloc and Alibris, serving as Chief Software Engineer from 1993-2001. His past creations include BookMaster, Record Manager, BookMate, Book Prices Realized, and the UIEE data exchange format. Last…

BiblioDirect has a new look!

In mid-July, BiblioDirect unveiled a new look that improves upon the basic site design it has had since its inception a little over a year ago. Here’s what is new or improved at http://www.BiblioDirect.com — Softer, easier-on-the-eyes colors. — The basic…

ChooseBooks.com has been busy adding new services this summer

Booksellers now have the option of: – choosing to have ChooseBooks.com process credit card or institutional IPO orders. – setting their shipping matrix so that relevant taxes [state or VAT] are automatically calculated and added during the checkout process. –…

Bibliology, and other smaller book databases

If the following comments sound pessimistic, they are not intended to be. The book trade will survive the present difficulties but I believe a certain measure of realism is in order. Some three years ago there were about half a…

Book review: Department Thirty by David Kent

Department Thirty By: David Kent Pocket Star Books Mass Market Original Publication date: July 1, 2003 Price: $6.99 ISBN: 0-7434-6998-4 Meet Ryan Elder, a typical college student looking forward to spending Thanksgiving at home with his mother and father in…

Book review: Judgement by Wade Hunter

JUDGEMENT Author: Wade Hunter ISBN: 1-59286-393-0, 362 pages, 6” x 9” Available From: http://www.publishamerica.com, http://www.amazon.com, http://www.bn.com, Barnes and Noble (Brick and mortar), and any other bookstore willing to order digital print books. Price: $24.99 Five years ago, Sam Yeager’s family…

Remembering Alyce Cresap

A personal note to my friend, Alyce Cresap A dear friend—one I’ve never met face to face but have grown to love and trust—will be leaving us soon, as she is in the final stages of an incurable disease. I…

Extra services propel ChooseBooks.com

By: Kate Lindemann ChooseBooks.com focuses on creating “added value”. The company provides extra services while their listing book sellers offer inventory at the same competitive prices as on other sites. The site’s added value focus is attracting both buyers and…