Enter the recipient s personal email address and optional message then select send. When you sign up you can share a list of kindle books you own that are eligible to lend.
That s compatible with the vast majority of e readers but not amazon s kindle.
Can i lend my kindle book to someone else. During the loan period you re not able to read the loaned book. Keep in mind that not all ebooks can be lent. This wikihow teaches you how to lend a kindle ebook from your amazon account to another kindle user.
Amazon allows people to lend their kindle books provided the publisher has agreed to allow lending. If you see loan this title then you can lend this book. On participating titles you can lend books to anyone for 14 days.
They can now lend books to each other but most uk libraries are using the overdrive system which spits out books in adobe s format. In my experience though that lending note is sometimes missing from product details section for kindle books that you can in fact lend to someone else. The more you lend the more you can borrow from other users.
Sharing a kindle book with someone who s not a part of family library is a little different. Lending books you already own. If you re looking to borrow a kindle book that none of your friends have purchased there are places to connect with other kindle users willing to share the love lendle is the most popular of these communities.
Go to the manage your content and devices and locate the title you d like to loan. Kindle books can be lent to another reader for up to 14 days with no option for extension. So quick show of hands.
Do you think it s fair for book publishers to only allow kindle customers to lend out their ebooks only once per volume. For books you already own you can check the your orders section in manage your kindle on the amazon website. Select send now and a book loan notification is sent to the recipient.
Not that kindle users can use libraries anyway. A drop down menu will appear. You can only lend a kindle book to.
You can lend a particular book only once which means once one person has borrowed a specific kindle book from you you can not loan the same book back out to the same person or anyone else. Amazon has quietly launched book lending for kindle ebooks. Connecting with others who want to share kindle books.
Here 39 s how it works. Select the actions button then select loan this title on your eligible title. Click the actions button to the right of the book you want to lend.
A kindle book can only be lent one time so choose carefully which friend you want to lend a kindle book to. Similarly you must lend the book from your amazon account s manage your content and devices page or the book s product details page not from your kindle itself. Things to know before lending or borrowing a kindle book.