Kobo Writing Life Podcast – Episode 072 – Affinity Konar


Described as “One of the most harrowing, powerful, and imaginative books of the year” Affinity Konar’s MISCHLING is a novel about twin sisters fighting to survive the evils of World War II. As part of the experimental population of twins known as Mengele’s Zoo, the girls experience privileges and horrors unknown to others, and they find themselves changed, stripped of

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Word Power: Words To Use Instead of Good (TASTE)


Do you ever find yourself using the word “good” to describe just about anything? Good weather, good movies, good music, good life, good this, good that…good grief but that can be repetitive. The constant re-use of particular words (especially vague ones) can call attention to itself, taking the reader right out of the narrative. It might be time-efficient to use

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Kobo Writing Life Titles Top Best-selling and Best-Read Lists in UK


In a recent media release in time for the UK’s FutureBook conference, Kobo’s PR and Communications team released some stats based on reading data that has been accumulated for 2016. And, as has become a recurring trend, Kobo Writing Life titles from self-published and independent publisher titles are topping those lists.   Bestselling Titles of 2016 in Kobo UK: Independent-publisher

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2016 Kobo Holiday Processing Schedule

This is a friendly reminder that as the holiday season approaches the schedule for our regular content processing services will be adjusted. Please be advised that normal content processing will be unavailable between December 19, 2016 and December 29, 2016. To ensure all new titles and promotional pricing scheduled for this period are available on site, please deliver all assets,

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