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Free Sci-Fi Books from Tor

Postby Egaladeist » Mon Feb 11, 2008 7:52 pm

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Science fiction. Fantasy. The universe. And related subjects.

Something new is coming. Register to be one of the first to join us, and receive free digital books from bestselling and award-winning SF and fantasy authors. This is just the beginning.

Once you register, you'll receive our newsletter and a link to download a digital book. And you'll receive a link to another new book every week.

The first week's free book is Mistborn, by rising fantasy star Brandon Sanderson. Next week's will be Old Man's War by John Scalzi, 2006's winner of the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. Over the next several weeks, other books still.

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Postby Aspman » Mon Feb 11, 2008 8:18 pm

One of my favorite authors (Neal Asher) is published by Tor in the US
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Postby cgkanchi » Mon Feb 11, 2008 9:37 pm

Wow! Thanks Eg!
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Postby Kwiep » Wed Feb 13, 2008 3:27 pm

At the bottom, lol:

This program will end when the site launches, but you can keep the free books; we won’t be erasing them with our orbital attack electromagnets. (Yet.) Did we mention, watch the skies?
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Postby rapier57 » Wed Feb 13, 2008 8:01 pm

David Weber and some others kinda lead the charge here. David offered up a couple of his books, one early novel and a newer Honor novel as proof that offering free copies electronically doesn't hurt sales. Tor has found, if I'm not mistaken, that they have attracted a lot of new fans and increased hard copy sales across the board.

To bad MPAA and RIAA can't get the idea.


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