Exciting Deals on Kindle eBooks and Convenient Local Payment Options For Readers in India

Up to 70% off over 100 titles including books from top selling Indian and International authors in the Kindle eBooks store

Buy Once, Read Everywhere—customers can read Kindle books across the most popular devices with free Kindle reading apps for Android smartphones and tablets, iPad and iPhones, PCs and Mac

The India Kindle Store now offers the largest eBook selection in India, with more than 3 million titles priced in Indian Rupees (INR), including 700,000 eBooks available exclusively on Kindle, and most bestsellers in India.

Bengaluru, March 24, 2015: Amazon today announced exciting deals for Indian readers. Customers can benefit from a discount of up to 70% on over 100 Kindle eBooks across genres, from March 24th to April 13th 2015. Amazon also announced additional payment options for purchases on the India Kindle Store to enable easier access to the great selection of books available on the Kindle store.

Customers can enjoy discounted books from leading authors such as Amish Tripathi and Jeffrey Archer, as well as top-selling titles, including classics such as The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy; top titles from the Nielsen India best seller lists including The Way Things Were by Aatish Taseer and The Best Thing About You is You! by Anupam Kher; top non-fiction titles such as Ambani and Sons, as well as books from best-selling international authors like Donna Tartt. To view the selection of discounted titles available from today to April 13, visit http://www.amazon.in/Deals-on-eBooks

Also starting today readers in India can use local credit cards, debit cards, net banking and Amazon.in gift cards to complete purchases of their favorite eBooks on the India Kindle Store. In addition to more than 3 million eBooks available for purchase, the India Kindle Store also has 25,000 free classics available to download and read on Kindle devices, or with free Kindle reading apps on Android smartphones and tablets, iPad and iPhone, PCs and Mac.

“We launched the India Kindle Store to make it easy and convenient for customers in India to find great books and read more often,” said Russ Grandinetti, Senior Vice President, Kindle . “We’re thrilled with the response we’ve had since launch, and today we are delighted to make our store available to an even wider audience by adding new payment options and localized recommendations.”

With Amazon’s free Kindle reading apps, customers across the country can access their eBooks anytime, anyplace, and on the most popular devices including Android smartphones and tablets, iPad and iPhone. Starting today, customers will also enjoy a more seamless shopping experience from the India Kindle Store, which offers the country’s largest eBook selection, using local payment methods and customized recommendations based on their purchasing preferences. To shop on the India Kindle Store, visit www.amazon.in/kindlebooks

Buy Once, Read Everywhere

With Amazon’s free Kindle reading apps, customers can enjoy their Kindle books on the most popular devices and platforms, including Android smartphones and tablets, iPad and iPhone. Whispersync automatically synchronises Kindle content across all devices and reading apps so customers can pick up reading right where they left off. Plus, with Kindle Worry-Free Archive, Kindle books are automatically backed up in the cloud, so readers never need to worry about losing books and can re-download the books wirelessly anytime. For high resolution images and video of the Kindle family, visit www.amazon.com/pr/kindle

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