Daily Archives: April 11, 2012

BBB on KDP and OK

THE three Bent Banana Books eTitles  Can you believe it… 5 Strong Bricks in the Wall and 7 Shouts are now available on Amazon Kindle.
Kindle accounts for about 65% of the eBook market. The three books are also available at Google eBooks for those who own eReaders other than Kindle.
Bent Banana Books managing editor Bernie Dowling said the books will continue to be available through Google eBooks and its partners
“The Google eBook store is a pleasant way for readers to shop but two in three eBooks are sold to be read on Kindles,” Mr Dowling said.
7 Shouts (My Shout)The book 7 Shouts written by Mr Dowling is a humorous  interactive journey through modern culture where city and country meet.
“I have YouTube, Wiki and email links, the sorts of things you cannot do in a print book,” Mr Dowling said.
7 Shouts sells for $8.06. Visit7 Shouts
Can you believe it... (Arts Alliance Anthologies)Can you believe it...  is a literary collection of 24 contemporary short stories, each illustrated by an an accomplished visual artist.“Again it is something you do not get in other books, either electronic or print, original illustrations by serious artists,” Mr Dowling said. It costs $8.20 Visit BELIEVE
5 Strong Bricks in the Wall (Arts Alliance Anthology)5 Strong Bricks in the Wall is a collection of five illustrated short stories from a longer anthology.
“It is a sampler, if you like, and sells for $3.29,” Mr Dowling said. Visit BRICKS
Bent Banana Books is a boutique publishing house which promises books which are different.
Free previews of its books are available on the website links section. Visit www.bentbananabooks.com.au

Resistance Big Gig: Frack Off! Sat April 14, 6pm, Activist Centre.

Resistance and Stop CSG Brisbane present: ‘FRACK OFF!’ Featuring: IMPOSSIBLE ODDS; KRYPTAMISTIK; THE 50 BAGS; ORDER 66; PINK SERVICES; TRIPTAPHENE; CARRIE AND THE CUT SNAKES; FAT PICNIC; DUSTY FUNGUS BURLESQUE; DJs; AND MORE. Sat April 14, 6pm till late. Activist … Continue reading


Book Launch – We built this Country

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BOOK LAUNCH WE BUILT THIS COUNTRY BUILDERS’ LABOURERS AND THEIR UNIONS 1787 TO THE FUTURE by Humphrey McQueen The book should be compulsory reading for new and old union officers and organisers; it will certainly challenge them to decide whether … Continue reading