eBook formatting tool calibre has updated it platform to version 0.8. The update includes new price comparison feature called “Get Books,” which lets users search for a book by title and author to get a list of web stores that sell it in eBook form.

Here is more about the update from calibre’s site: “calibre has an all new metadata download system that allows you much more control over the process. For example, you can now choose a cover from many different online sources.”

Click these links to see how to use calibre to read the news for free on a Kindle or a Nook or a Kobo Touch.

Via Paul K. Biba.