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Amazon hit with class-action antitrust lawsuit alleging it colluded with major publishers to illegally drive up e-book prices by 30%

Amazon is facing fresh antitrust scrutiny after customers filed a lawsuit Thursday accusing the company of illegally colluding with major book publishers to drive up prices for e-books. The lawsuit alleged Amazon negotiated anticompetitive deals in 2015 with the “big five” publishers – Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Penguin Random House, and […]
Amazon hit with class-action antitrust lawsuit alleging it colluded with major publishers to illegally drive up e-book prices by 30%
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How to get library books on your Kindle for free and borrow the latest titles

You can get library books on a Kindle device through Amazon’s partnership with OverDrive, as long as you have a library membership with a participating institution. You can download library books on your Kindle through your library’s website or using the OverDrive website. Not all libraries offer Kindle support, and […]
How to get library books on your Kindle for free and borrow the latest titles
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5 ways to get free books on your Kindle, from classics to new releases

The easiest way to get free books on your Kindle is to browse Amazon’s library of free books. You can also rent eBooks for free from your local library, or share books with your friends using the Amazon Household feature. If you have an Amazon Prime or Kindle Unlimited subscription, […]
5 ways to get free books on your Kindle, from classics to new releases
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How to buy and read Kindle books on your iPhone

Because the Kindle app is available for the iPhone, you can use your phone to buy and read Kindle books. You can’t buy Kindle books on your iPhone using the Kindle or Amazon apps, though. You’ll need to log into Amazon using the Safari app on your phone (or a […]
How to buy and read Kindle books on your iPhone
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The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for May 2018

The Guilty Ones, a crime thriller filled with stunning twists, was the top selling ebook in Australia on Amazon last month. Ellis Joy pens another book about DI Jackman and DI Evans. This time they look into the death of Jackman’s sister-in-law. Here are the top 10 ebooks on Amazon […]
The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for May 2018
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The top 10 bestselling eBooks in Australia for February 2018

The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn, a thriller about a child psychologist, is the number one bestselling ebook on Amazon in Australia for February 2018. The psychologist lives alone in a New York suburb with a case of agoraphobia. She sits at home and watches film noir […]
The top 10 bestselling eBooks in Australia for February 2018
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The top 10 bestselling eBooks in Australia for January 2018

Fire and Fury by Michael Wolf, an inside look at the Trump US presidency, is the number one bestselling ebook on Amazon in Australia for January 2018. Here are the top 10 ebooks on Amazon for January: 1. Fire and Fury Wolff, Michael 2. BEWARE THE PAST Ellis, Joy 3. […]
The top 10 bestselling eBooks in Australia for January 2018
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The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for November 2017

The latest Jack Reacher thriller, The Midnight Line by Lee Child, is the number one bestselling ebook on Amazon in Australia for November 2017. Still in the list is Force of Nature by Australian Jane Harper. Here are the top 10 ebooks on Amazon in Australia for November: 1. The […]
The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for November 2017
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The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for October 2017

Origin by Dan Brown, who wrote the best selling The Da Vinci Code, is the number one bestselling ebook on Amazon in Australia for October 2017. Australia’s Jane Harper has two books in the top ten, Force of Nature at third and The Dry at seventh. Here are the top […]
The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for October 2017
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The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for September 2017

The Fourth Friend, a crime thriller by Joy Ellis, is the number one bestselling ebook on Amazon in Australia for September 2017. Police detective Carter McLean is the only survivor of a plane crash which kills his four best friends. He returns to work but he is left full of […]
The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for September 2017
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The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for June 2017

The Sixth Window by Rachel Abbott is the number one bestselling ebook on Amazon in Australia for June 2017. The novel has DCI Tom Douglas investigating the death of a teenage girl. Into the Water, the new book by The Girl on the Train author Paula Hawkins sits at ninth. […]
The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for June 2017
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The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for May 2017

The Good Widow, a suspense novel by Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke, is the number one bestselling ebook on Amazon in Australia for May 2017. The story follows Jacks Morales, whose husband is found dead where he shouldn’t be with someone he shouldn’t have been with. Here are the top […]
The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for May 2017
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The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for April 2017

A crime thriller, Their Lost Daughters by Joy Ellis, is the number one bestselling ebook on Amazon in Australia in April 2017. Two teenage girls go to a party but only one, Toni, survives. She is found deliriously wandering muddy fields. The second place bestseller, and last week’s number one, […]
The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for April 2017
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The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for March 2017

A book about the mystery of a missing boy is the number one bestselling ebook on Amazon in Australia in March 2017. Silent Child by Sarah A. Denzil is about a boy who disappears in a river, presumed drowned, but returns 10 years later. Australian Liane Moriarty’s book Big Little […]
The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for March 2017
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The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for December 2016

The Tea Planter’s Daughter is number one on the top ten selling Amazon ebooks in Australia for December. The novel by Janet MacLeod Trotter is set in India and Britain in the 1930s and 1940s in turbulent times. And the second in the series, The Tea Planter’s Bride, comes in […]
The 10 bestselling ebooks in Australia for December 2016