FutureBook 2015: Our best posts on mobile reading

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It’s the FutureBook Conference 2015 today. This afternoon, Anna Rafferty chaired the discussion ‘On the move: how mobile changes everything’. The panel was comprised of Maureen Scott (Ether Books), Anna Jean Hughes (The Pigeonhole), George Burgess (Gojimo) and James Luscombe (Pan Macmillan).

To join in on the action, we’ve collected together some of our best posts on mobile reading:

Opinion Posts

Build or borrow: Making the most of digital distribution platforms

by Jasmin Kirkbride


Mobile Reading: Why it Matters

by Nancy Brown


Short Story, Tall Order: On adapting short fiction for digital audiences

by Jasmin Kirkbride


BookMachine on short form content and mobile reading: a round-up of our event

by Sam Perkins



Reading on mobile devices: Sarah Franklin interview

Sarah Franklin – founder and host of Short Stories Aloud


Reading on mobile devices: Louie Stowell interview

Louie Stowell  – writer of interactive serial fiction for Fiction Express


Reading on mobile devices: Sheila Bounford interview

Sheila Bounford – Founder of Off the Page Ideas and worked with digital shorts, Newsweek Insights


Reading on mobile devices: Jim Hinks interview

Jim Hinks – Editor at Comma Press, independent publisher specialising in short fiction


5 questions for Caroline Moore on mobile language learning

Caroline Moore – Director and Co-Founder of LearnAhead to find out more about mobile language learning


Photo credit: Nigel Goldsmith, CC License

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