Books in the public domain, lovingly designed and typeset, available in multiple formats for free. Great works of fiction from Austen, Conrad, Stevenson, Wells, Hardy, Doyle, and Dickens, along with classics of non-fiction like Darwin’s The Origin of Species and Shackleton’s South!
Saturday, August 3rd, 2019
Monday, July 2nd, 2018
Okay, I think I’m going to have to get this pack of three notebooks: Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo.
Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
Beautifully designed and typeset eBooks of royalty-free works—yours for the taking and reading.
There’s a styleguide if you want to get involved on the production side too.
Thursday, May 8th, 2014
The campaign to restore out-of-print pulp sci-fi books in electronic formats.
Tuesday, October 5th, 2010
James Bridle propsed Open Bookmarks during a presentation at Tools of Change in Frankfurt today: "Open Bookmarks is not a thing, it’s a proposal, a flag in the ground. We need to agree on a way of sharing and storing annotations and bookmarks, reading attention data and everything around the book: that aura."
Wednesday, November 4th, 2009
An aerosol e-book enhancer.
Monday, April 20th, 2009
A good piece from Steven Johnson on the future of e-books but alas, it completely ignores DRM which is a show-stopper to the bright future he imagines.
Monday, January 19th, 2009
Chris Heathcote's notes from his PaperCamp talk on guidebooks.