8 thoughts on “Sunday Sunday Sunday

  1. Been there, done that (Monday here already when you posted that ;-p).
    I fell asleep at 1am trying to finish The Observers, no reflection on the content/material (yeah, yeah, I know I’m a slow poke :).

  2. Question for when you get back. I purchased the individual “Human Division” titles from Amazon on the Kindle and it says “Lending: Not Enabled”. I’d like to share them with my wife on her iPad. I thought these were supposed to be DRM free. Am I missing something? Do I need to contact Amazon (hahahahahahahahaha, excuse me. Hahahahahahaha)? Also, is there any way to consolidate the individual chapters into one kindle book? Thanks.

  3. http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/0857520113/ref=pe_349321_35830461_pe_epc__1p_1_ti
    Okay, that works in this browser. Good.
    Publication Date: 20 Jun 2013. The Long War by Pratchett and Baxter.
    Sequel to ‘Long Earth’ is now available for preorder from http://www.amazon.co.uk .
    IME http://www.amazon.co.uk is much better than the USA amazon.com for all things Pratchett/Brit.
    I can get a Pratchett book shipped here from a UK bookstore before the USA publishers will
    admit that it exists, and the UK http://www.amazon.co.uk has British author stuff that amazon.com
    (the USA one) swears does not exist.
    -
    This is somewhat of an aside. Go by language. Anyone who wants a book in the author’s
    native tongue gets it as soon as it is published.
    Other languages? Soon as translated.
    I thing that I’ve noticed with “[piracy]” is that people go with what I noticed about Dr Who
    a few hundred years ago. -_- Fifty! -_-
    Wasn’t available here in the USA, and the BBC UK told me to fuck off when I tried to give
    them money.
    So, I, of course, waited for Dr Who to become legally available on here in the USA, and
    watched those episodes years later when I could legally do so.

  4. Great interview today! I wanted to say hi and shake your hand, but then I, too, got all shy and starstruck… and then my stupid Navy training kicked in and all I could say was “Sir!” and give you a nod. Yep, I’m a hopeless dork. But thanks for smiling and saying hi as you walked by :)

  5. >stoicjim says: April 21, 2013 at 9:57 pm
    >Question for when you get back. I purchase the individual “Human
    >Division” titles from Amazon on the Kindle and it says “Lending: Not
    –snip.
    I haven’t read the A. TOS this century but you are wrong on saying that
    you bought it.
    You purchased a license to view it, you did not buy it.

    >Also, is there any way to consolidate the individual chapters into one
    >kindle book?

    I suggest buying the book. Easiest.
    On your Kindle? Not that I’ve ever heard of (I don’t listen).
    On a computer? Yes.

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