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Been waiting for the Kindle for BlackBerry app? Sure you have. Now, provided you live in the US you can now head on over to the Amazon website and download Kindle For BlackBerry for free. The feature breakdown looks like this:
Search and browse more than 400,000 books, including 101 of 112 New York Times® Best Sellers.
Find New York Times Best Sellers and new releases for $9.99, unless marked otherwise
Get free book samples - read the first chapter for free before you decide to buy
Books you purchase can also be read on a Kindle, computer, or other Kindle-compatible mobile device
Kindle newspapers, magazines, and blogs are not currently available for Kindle for BlackBerry
Kindle for BlackBerry is available to U.S. customers only
Have to admit that I am disappointed that it's only currently available for the US. But, that said glad to see it arrive for those that can use it and surely, it won't be long until we see a Canadian release as well. Go grab it, check it out and let us know what you think in the comments folks. Can't wait to see hear what you all think.
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