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07 July 2013 @ 09:19 pm
Humble Bundle  
Humble Bundle has an amazing book available in its current bundle so I must let everyone know!

I'm not sure how many people know about this site, but this is a selection of e-books where you pay-what-you-can to get DRM-free copies, and your money goes to a nonprofit/charity. You actually get to choose what portion of your payment goes to the author and what portion goes to one or more of the following nonprofits: Electronic Frontier Foundation, Child's Play, and Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America.

It was brought to my attention by my favorite author, Lois McMaster Bujold, who has a book in the current bundle, Shards of Honor. Regarding this novel, it alone is worth the price of the bundle. It is absolutely one of my favorite books. Shards is a sci-fi thriller space-opera defined for me by its intricate political maneuverings and strong female protagonist. A real favorite of mine-- I cannot stress that enough!
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night_owl_9: Mary Crawleynight_owl_9 on July 8th, 2013 03:02 am (UTC)
That's awesome! :D
Julieragnarok_08 on July 8th, 2013 03:54 am (UTC)
That is just so amazing :D
gamma_x_orionisgamma_x_orionis on July 8th, 2013 04:24 am (UTC)
My cousin was just telling me about this site today - coincidence :D
astrogeek01astrogeek01 on July 8th, 2013 02:01 pm (UTC)
Definitely some good things in that bundle in addition to Shards of Honor (which is awesome). Boneshaker is supposed to be good too, and I love the Last Unicorn. :)
the night's on fire~pretty_panther on July 8th, 2013 02:19 pm (UTC)
This is such an amazing concept.