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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 Buy.com.

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.