StoryBundle, the pay-what-you-want indie book publishing site founded by former Gizmodo and Lifehacker editor Jason Chen that was announced back in February, has its holiday bundle of books up for sale.
The site, which offers a pay-what-you-want model as a way to sell eBooks from independent authors, is currently selling a group of six novels. The collection includes six eBooks, and two additional eBooks if you pay for the premium. Authors with works available in the bundle include: Vasileios Kalampakas, Maria Violante, F. Paul Wilson, Douglas Clegg, L. Blankenship, and The Editors of Damn Interesting. The bundle is available for sale from now until January 7th.
StoryBundle has also introduced gift cards that allow you to send someone a code for redemption on any future StoryBundle bundle, including the Holiday Gift Bundle. You can even time the delivery.
Every month the site releases a bundle of theme-curated DRM-free eBooks. Readers can pay between $1-100 to purchase the bundled collection. If they choose to pay more than $8, then they’ll get bonus books. The default on the page is $12, and readers can choose to move the dial up or down as they see fit. The site accepts payments through PayPal, Google Wallet and Amazon.