Accessories for e-book readers
What is in a box with the electronic book? At different models and manufacturers all details are different. In the elementary variant in a box there are only a book, the user's guide and USB - a cable for connection to the computer. In addition in the complete set there can be a following:
- USB Power supply - For charging of the battery of the electronic book it is possible to use or computer (that is not always convenient) or the small-sized power unit connected to socket USB in the book. Such power unit can be got separately at the price from 3 to 14 EURO. At purchase USB of the power unit there is a unique requirement - it should be calculated on a current of loading not less than 1 ampere.
- Bookcover or pouch - The screen of the electronic book a thing very fragile. The bookcover is necessary for protecting from mechanical influences. The strong bookcover, or a protective pouch will help you with it. The bookcover is more convenient, than a pouch. The electronic book in a bookcover outwardly looks as the usual book or a wallet. The device in a cover is much more confortable for using in transport, than the device in a pouch.
- Flash card SD or mini-SD. Many e-readers allow to store files in internal memory, but also on a flash card. With a flash card it is confortable to work separately, having taken out SD-card from the book and having inserted into the computer.
What to read?Neil Gaiman "Trigger Warning"
. From one of the most critically acclaimed and beloved storytellers of our time comes a major new collection of stories and verse
"We each have our little triggers ... things that wait for us in the dark corridors of our lives." So says Neil Gaiman in his introduction to Trigger Warning, a remarkable compendium of twenty-five stories and poems that explore the transformative power of imagination.
What to read?Sergey Dyachenko, Marina Dyachenko "The Scar"
. Reaching far beyond sword and sorcery, The Scar is a story of two people torn by disaster, their descent into despair, and their reemergence through love and courage. Sergey and Marina Dyachenko mix dramatic scenes with romance, action and wit, in a style both direct and lyrical. Written with a sure artistic hand, The Scar is the story of a man driven by his own feverish demons to find redemption and the woman who just might save him. Egert is a brash, confident member of the elite guards and an egotistical philanderer. But after he kills an innocent student in a duel, a mysterious man known as "The Wanderer" challenges Egert and slashes his face with his sword, leaving Egert with a scar that comes to symbolize his cowardice. Unable to end his suffering by his own hand, Egert embarks on an odyssey to undo the curse and the horrible damage he has caused, which can only be repaired by a painful journey down a long and harrowing path...Robert J. Sawyer "Wake"
. Caitlin Decter is young, pretty, feisty, a mathematics genius - and blind. Still, she can surf the net with the best of them, following its complex paths clearly in her mind. But Caitlin's brain long ago co-opted her primary visual cortex to help her navigate online. So when she receives an implant to restore her sight, instead of seeing reality, the landscape of the World Wide Web explodes into her consciousness, spreading out all around her in a riot of colors and shapes. While exploring this amazing realm, she discovers something - some other - lurking in the background. And it's getting more and more intelligent with each passing day. The first of a spellbinding future history trilogy that charts what will happen when the world's first first, and superior, artificial-intelligence is born in the web.To find these books, check out the "e-library".