Amazon Kindle Lending Library goes live in the UK
26th Oct 2012 | 10:34
Hitting Europe this month
Amazon Prime members in the UK can now borrow a Kindle book a month, library-style.
Launching today alongside the Kindle Paperwhite, the Kindle Owners' Lending Library feature is available to Amazon Prime card-holding Kindle owners.
Over 200,000 books are available to choose from – enough to keep you going for over 16,500 years as you can only borrow one book a month.
While the lending service is listed as 'free', it will set you back the price of a Kindle (starting at £69) and an Amazon Prime membership (£49 a year).
As well as the UK, the lending service is coming to France and Germany this month; the US have already been borrowing books since November 2011.