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Inspired Contributor
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Registered: ‎01-16-2010

John Scalzi has a nook

John Scalzi, Sci-Fi writer extraordinaire, uses a nook.  He says he likes it better than the iPad, iPod, Droid X.  Read the story here:


Distinguished Wordsmith
Posts: 368
Registered: ‎05-07-2010
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Re: John Scalzi has a nook

Yes, I stumbled on it on another nook forum :smileyhappy:. It's a pretty well-written review of the nook. This is why I like Scalzi's writing - he stays away from knee-jerk stupidity (neo-luddite and techno-fetishist alike) and writes objectively and lucidly.

The cake is a lie.
Distinguished Wordsmith
Posts: 459
Registered: ‎04-14-2010

Re: John Scalzi has a nook

And based on this picture from the Biography section of his blog, he really NEEDS the Nook!



Love the books...but I don't wanna find him buried under them.  LOL

Inspired Wordsmith
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Registered: ‎04-24-2010

Re: John Scalzi has a nook

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I tried posting a link here a few weeks ago about a charity ebook that he and Wil Wheaton (along with a few other great authors) put together called Clash of the Geeks, but the forum *!$@ deleted it because a free ebook was apparently too much competition for B&N.  Wonder if him now showing support for the Nook will allow them to show a little more support for the charity his free eBook was being used to support.





The above is based upon my opinion... yours may vary!