The Amazon Kindle eReader revolutionizes College textbooks. An electronic book is often more than 50% cheaper than the equivalent paperback book. Amazon has over 29,000 Textbooks for sale in the Kindle book store. Give your favorite college student a Kindle WiFi and a gift card to get them off to a good start.
The Amazon Kindle is the leading electronic reading device. The Amazon book store has nearly 1 million eBooks available in every possible category including New York Times bestsellers, children’s books, textbooks, and much, much more. There are even Free pre-1923 books available.
Lets compare a common paperback college textbook to an electronic version. For English 101 at the University of Maryland, the book “They Say I Say” 2nd Edition by Graff is required reading. Here are some options:
- Paperback: New @ Amazon for $17.01 “They Say / I Say”: The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing (Second Edition)
- Electronic: for Kindle@Amazon for $9.44 “They Say / I Say”: The Moves that Matter in Persuasive Writing
- Savings: $7.57 = 45%
Here is a list of suggestions to get your college student started with an Amazon Kindle:
- Kindle Wireless Reading Device, Wi-Fi, Graphite, 6″ Display with New E Ink Pearl Technology – $139
- Amazon.com Kindle Gift Card
- Kindle eBook Textbooks
- Visit the Kindle eBooks store