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Burning the page

Jason Merkoski

Burning the page

the ebook revolution and the future of reading

by Jason Merkoski

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electronic books,
  • Books and reading,
  • Forecasting

  • About the Edition

    In Burning the Page, digital pioneer Jason Merkoski charts the ebook revolution"s striking impact on the ways in which we create, discover, and share ideas. From the sleek halls of Silicon Valley to the jungles of Southeast Asia, Merkoski explores how ebooks came to be and predicts innovative and interactive ways digital content will shape our lives.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJason Merkoski
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1033.E43 M47 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 233 pages
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27154499M
    ISBN 101402288832
    ISBN 109781402288838
    LC Control Number2013017012
    OCLC/WorldCa844073776

    The story is a simple morality play concerning Joe Saul, an aging man desperate for a child. His young wife, Mordeen, who loves him, suspects that he is sterile, and in order to please him by bearing him a child, she becomes pregnant by Saul’s cocky young assistant, Victor. The fourth character in the story is Friend Ed, a long-time friend of Saul and Mordeen, who helps the couple through. Burning Wheel. 10 created 💾PDF Lore Master's Manual (Torchbearer 2e Book 3) 💾PDF Scholar's Guide (Torchbearer 2e Book 2) 💾PDF Dungeoneer's Handbook (Torchbearer 2e Book 1) Less. Estimated delivery Mar backers Pledge amount $ Continue Other payment options.

    The Burning Page, the third book in Genevieve Cogman’s delightful Invisible Library series, is currently available in both the US and the first installment, The Invisible Library, is an incredibly fun adventure which introduces Irene, a spy/thief who gathers rare books from alternate worlds for an organization existing outside time and space simply called the Library.   Buy The Burning Page (The Invisible Library series) Main Market by Cogman, Genevieve (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5().

      The Burning Page isn’t a particularly deep novel. It’s a whirlwind tour of abandoned Paris buildings (on fire), London sewers (inhabited by werewolves), Russian palaces (filled with irritated.   In The Burning Page however, Cogman takes us to both familiar and new locations. And I also had my suspicion of that one of them is a foreshadowing, and will come to play a part in the next book (which was a bit confirmed when reading the synopsis of The Lost Plot. The rest remains to be see).


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Librarian. Spies. Just let that sink in for a minute. Oh, and dragons. That’s a thing. The Burning Page didn’t disappoint as Irene and Kai are off once more with the stakes higher than ever. In the last book, we met the devious Alberich, an ex-Librarian hell-bent on destroying the Library/5().

"Burning the Page", on my must-read list forunfortunately was a disappointment. I was hoping for more insight into the development of the e-book since the author, Jason Merkoski, was the program manager for the first Kindle e-reader for Amazon/5.

She currently works for the National Health Service in England as a Burning the page book classifications specialist. She is the author of the Invisible Library series, including The Mortal Word, The Lost Plot, The Burning Page, The Masked City, and The Invisible : Penguin Publishing Group.

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In some cases, the destroyed works are irreplaceable and their burning constitutes a severe loss to cultural. The Burning Page is much in the vein of the other Invisible Library titles. Other series that are similar are The Magicians (Lev Grossman) and The All Souls Trilogy (A Discovery of Witches, Shadow of Night, Book of Life) - but neither are identical, just put me in a similar mood.

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