August’s last weekend is here. Time to get some sun and take in the last days of summer. Here is a roundup of eBook news this week, for your weekend reading.

Amazon shipped the new Kindle 3
and reviews were positive.

Random House made a deal with the Wylie Agency.

Cybook’s Opus eReader went on super sale on

HarperCollin’s Children’s Books launched apps for kids.

The Salahis, aka alleged “Washington Crashers” announced that their tell-all would hit eBook before print.

Apple’s iWork update makes it easier to self-publish ePub files.

Kobo began supporting ePub and PDF files.

The Sharper Image introduced a $159 eReader.