Amazon today introduced Prime Reading, a new reading benefit for Prime members in Germany and Austria. Prime members can now enjoy unlimited reading from a rotating selection of books, magazines, comics and more – at no additional cost. Prime Reading joins the growing list of benefits for Prime members including unlimited free Premium Shipping, free Same-Day Delivery in Germany, unlimited access to Prime Video and Prime Music, Prime Photos, Twitch Prime as well as early access to Lightning Deals and more.
Enjoy best-selling Kindle books for all ages, including Das Glücksprojekt by Alexandra Reinwarth, Kleiner Mann was nun? by Hans Fallada, Seelenblind by Catherine Shepherd, Harry Potter und der Stein der Weisen by J.K. Rowling, comics such as Star Wars and Guardians of the Galaxy and short-form content including Kindle Singles by Vanessa Mansini and Marcus Hünnebeck
Explore a rotating selection of top digital magazines like Der Spiegel, Stern, Funk Uhr, Kochen & Geniessen, InStyle, happinez, Glamour, Selbst ist der Mann, FIT FOR FUN and GQ.
Enjoy Prime Reading on any device with the free Kindle app for iPhone, iPad, Android phones and tablets, PC and Mac, and on Kindle e-readers and Fire tablets
Members can start reading now by downloading the Kindle app for iOS and Android or using any Kindle or Fire tablet. To learn more about Prime Reading or start a 30 day free trial of Prime, please visit www.amazon.de/primereading.
Prime Reading features include:
• Hundreds of popular books:Enjoy a diverse and rotating selection of titles including Nullzeit by Juli Zeh, Generation Beziehungsunfähig by Michael Nast, Bis alle Schuld beglichen by Alexander Hartung, GU cooking books, Lonely Planet travel guides and books from best-selling authors such as Poppy J. Anderson, Katharina Peters, Ellin Carsta, and more.
• Popular magazines:Stay on top of current trends with a rotating selection of recent, full issues of top magazines such as Focus, Frau im Leben, Vogue, Harper's BAZAAR, Wohnidee, BERGWELTEN and Wired.
• Exclusive short content:Read Kindle Singles with short stories, memoirs and essays from a variety of top writers.
• Popular Kindle features:Enjoy all the great Kindle features customers love such as Popular Highlights, X-Ray, Page Flip and customer reviews.
• Available on any device:Use Prime Reading with the free Kindle reading apps for iPhone, iPad, Android tablets and phones, PC, Mac, as well as on Kindle devices and Amazon Fire tablets.
“Amazon Prime just got even better with the addition of Prime Reading, giving customers unlimited access to magazines, and comics, as well as hundreds of books, including bestsellers like Harry Potter und der Stein der Weisen for no additional cost,” said Alessio Santarelli, EU Kindle Content Director, Amazon. “Prime members will love the range of books now available to them on any device, with everything from psychological thrillers, to business books, the latest travel guides and bestselling fiction.”
"We are very pleased that our premium brands of Hubert Burda Media are now available to all Prime members," said Gudrun Ulz, Head of Digital Sales at Burda Magazine Holding. "This enables users to read the latest content of our magazines from the fields of news, business, lifestyle, fashion, entertainment optimized on their digital devices."
Prime Reading is the latest in the growing set of reading benefits for Prime members, which also includes the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library. Prime members in Germany and Austria can start reading with Prime Reading on any device today by visitingwww.amazon.de/primereading. Eligible customers who are not already Prime members can try Prime Reading with a 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime by visitingwww.amazon.de/prime. Readers wanting even more can enjoy unlimited reading from over one million books, magazines, and audiobooks by starting a 30-day free trial of Kindle Unlimited.
Prime Reading launched in the UK in May 2017. Find out more here.
Read the German version here.