Yes, Kindle eBooks can be purchased in any quantity (barring free books and pre-orders) on Amazon Business using the “Buy for others” option on Kindle eBook product pages. You’ll receive a unique redemption link for each eBook copy ordered. Kindle eBooks provide an easy and cost-effective way to source materials for employee professional development, customer incentives, conferences, and events.
How many Kindle eBooks can I buy?
The maximum quantity you can purchase in an order is 999 copies of a single Kindle eBook. If you would like to purchase more copies or multiple titles, you will need to place multiple orders.
What are the payment options on Amazon Business?
Amazon Business supports multiple personal and shared payment methods, including invoicing. Visit Payment method options for a full list of available methods and options.
How will I know my Kindle eBooks are ready?
Once the order is processed, you will receive two emails. Your Order Confirmation email will notify you once the transaction is complete, and the “Your eBooks are ready to go!” email will guide you to the redemption links once they are ready to send.
Can I return Kindle eBooks?
Yes, you can return all unredeemed Kindle eBook’s for a full refund up to 60 days after your original purchase date. Once you return unredeemed eBooks, no one will be able to claim the eBook copies associated with returned redemption links. We suggest communicating a deadline for your recipients to accept their copy.
Do I need a subscription or enrollment program to buy Kindle eBook?
No, our “Buy for others” feature enables customers to purchase Kindle eBooks in any quantity—no subscription, no minimum order, and no long-term commitment. Buy the eBooks you need, when you need them.
What countries currently offer bulk purchasing and distribution of Kindle eBooks?
Bulk purchasing and distribution of Kindle eBooks is available on Amazon Businnes and Amazon.com within the United States and on Amazon.com in United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, and Spain. Keep in mind that recipients must be in the country where the Kindle eBooks were purchased in order to redeem them.
Step 2: Distribution
Send multiple redemption links
1. Click Download Spreadsheet (A) to open and manage a spreadsheet with unredeemed redemption links. 2. You can use mail-merge to send the redemption links to your recipients.
Send one redemption link
1. Copy the Redemption link (B) 2. Paste it into an email 3. Customize your message to the recipient 4. To use a standard template, select Copy link with instructions (C) and paste it into an email. The standard template includes information about the eBook, the sender, and instructions to redeem the content.
How do I send multiple links to a large group of recipients?
To send out redemption links to multiple Kindle eBooks or to large groups of recipients, select "Download Spreadsheet" from the Manage eBooks page to download a spreadsheet with unredeemed redemption codes and book title. Fill in the recipient name and email in the corresponding columns. You can use Mail Merge using either Outlook (via Excel) or Gmail (via Google Sheets).
Do the copies of the eBooks/redemption links expire?
No, the redemption links do not expire and can be resent if recipients don’t redeem them. You can return all unredeemed Kindle eBook’s for a full refund up to 60 days after your original purchase date.
How do I know if a redemption link has been used?
To see if redemption links have been redeemed navigate to Your Orders, find the order in question and select “Manage eBooks.” Under status you will see if the links have been redeemed or not.
Can I buy one copy of a Kindle eBook and share it with multiple recipients?
Do my recipients need a Kindle device to read Kindle eBooks?
While nice to have, Kindle devices are not necessary to read Kindle eBooks. Kindle eBooks can be read using the recipient’s phone, tablet, or laptop by downloading our free Kindle App to iOS, Android, Mac, or PC devices.
Do my recipients need an Amazon account to redeem their Kindle eBooks?
Yes, in order to accept a Kindle eBook, the recipient must have an Amazon account – if they do not, they will be prompted to create one when redeeming their Kindle eBook. Once they receive a redemption link, they may click to accept the prepaid eBook, log into their Amazon account , and choose to receive the eBook on a device of their choice.
Yes, you can buy and distribute free Kindle eBooks.
No, you cannot purchase and distribute free content on Amazon Business.
Can I create purchase approvals?
Yes, you can.
Yes, you can.
How can I search for Kindle eBooks?
You are able to search by Title or ASIN.
With Amazon Business you have the ability to search the entire Amazon store online for ISBN, Title, ASIN, Publisher, Author, and more. In addition to searching for eBooks, Amazon Business gives you access to the entire Amazon.com site allowing you to purchase eBooks, class materials, and anything else you may need, significantly enhancing your store and purchasing experience.
How do I reach Customer Support?
Available Monday through Friday 6AM-3PM PST by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.