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Initial post: Sep 22, 2013, 8:49:08 AM PDT
walter says:
All the books I have in my kindle are no lending enabled. And it is very rare to find in kindle shop books lending enabled. !!! which ones are they? somebody can please give me an example of a book I can lend to my friends ?
Thank you

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 22, 2013, 8:58:29 AM PDT
As you have found, most Kindle books are not lending enabled. The publishers control this option. If you want to see if a book can be loaned, before you buy it, look in the Product Details area:

The Hunger Games

File Size: 867 KB
Print Length: 387 pages
Page Numbers Source ISBN: 0545425115
Publisher: Scholastic Press; Reprint edition (September 1, 2009)
Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0439023483
ISBN-13: 978-0439023481
ASIN: B002MQYOFW
Text-to-Speech: Enabled
X-Ray: Enabled
Lending: Enabled<<<<<<<<

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 22, 2013, 9:01:28 AM PDT
flipoid says:
You just have to look at the product page, or the drop-down Action menu. If it's lendable, it'll have the "Loan this book" option.

For example: if you like Perry Mason mysteries, a look in the Product Details will show you this on The Case of the Hesitant Hostess:
File Size: 432 KB
Print Length: 244 pages
Publisher: Della Street Press (September 27, 2011)
Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
Language: English
ASIN: B005QBMG8W
Text-to-Speech: Enabled
X-Ray: Not Enabled
Lending: Enabled <----------

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 22, 2013, 9:06:22 AM PDT
Bufo Calvin says:
walter, if you put this search into Google:

site:www.amazon.com "Kindle price" "lending: enabled"

it will work pretty well.

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 22, 2013, 9:12:20 AM PDT
I assume you mean friends with Kindles. Are you in the U.S.?

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 22, 2013, 12:08:25 PM PDT
walter says:
No, Folina, i am in Italy, and yes, it mean friends with kindle

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 22, 2013, 12:09:47 PM PDT
walter says:
Thank you Meya, so the lendable should be very few....

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 22, 2013, 12:09:51 PM PDT
I'm not certain, but I think e-books are only lendable in the U.S.

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 22, 2013, 12:54:58 PM PDT
flipoid says:
Folina, I think you're right, unless some of the country-specific Amazon sites allow lending of books purchased from them.

Posted on Sep 22, 2013, 1:31:15 PM PDT
B. Marks says:
I keep my old Kindle Basic handy for lending books. I just lend the Kindle to them.

Barry

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 23, 2013, 12:13:20 AM PDT
walter says:
Thank you Barry, at the end I'll do the same....

In reply to an earlier post on Sep 23, 2013, 12:14:03 AM PDT
walter says:
I will try
thank you
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