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More people who read ebooks own an Amazon Kindle dedicated e-reader than own an iPad -- or any other device for that matter. As more people buy tablets and fewer buy e-readers, ho......
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CCH has debuted a CCH eBooks app for the Apple iPad to provide tax research on the go to tax practitioners.......
Lendable Kindle Books
Which Kindle books are lendable
Not all Kindle books are lendable. It's completely up to the publisher, author or the rights holder to define which books may be offered by Amazon store as eligible for lending. It's not Amazon's decision. What is sure and certain is that the feature of "lendability" will come to more and more Kindle books as time goes on, and the rights holders wake up to the new days.
How to find out whether a Kindle book is lendable
Kindle eBooks that can be borrowed and lent according have a message on the Amazon product detail page. Simply scroll the page down to the "Product Details" section and look for "Lending: Enabled" mark as shown below:
Currently Amazon only allows book lending for U.S. customers. The owner of a lend-able ebook is allowed to lend it only once. Once you’ve lent a Kindle book, you won't be able to lend it again to another reader.
Popular lendable Kindle books
- The Lover's Dictionary: A Novel
- Zachary Mason - The Lost Books of the Odyssey: A Novel
- Songs of the Dying Earth -
- Poser: My Life in Twenty-three Yoga Poses