What is Kindle Buffet?
It’s a daily hand-picked list of highly rated free and bargain-priced Kindle books. Each of Kindle Buffet’s three pages features two free books at the top, followed by several more books with big temporary discounts. Kindle Buffet is updated each afternoon.
Anyone registered at Amazon.com may download any or all of the featured books. No Kindle hardware is required; you may read the books with your Web browser or virtually any phone or tablet using the free Amazon app available here.
Why are these books free or discounted?
Amazon encourages authors and publishers, if they wish, to sponsor occasional giveaways or discounts of their Kindle books. These promotions usually last five or fewer days.
Why? Aren’t the authors and publishers losing money?
Participating authors and publishers have volunteered for these promotions for a variety of reasons. In some cases, the special deals provide breakthrough exposure for new
How are books selected for Kindle Buffet?
Kindle Buffet’s lineup represents the day’s best available freebies and bargains in the judgment of the publisher. Payment is not accepted in exchange for display on Kindle Buffet, except for the advertisements in the sidebars.
Why are there so many romance novels and so few nonfiction books?
Because relatively few nonfiction authors volunteer their books for Kindle giveaways and deals. Why not? Perhaps nonfiction authors tend to consider book promotions as “lost” revenue, while novelists believe the deals attract new readers and sales.
Who publishes Kindle Buffet?
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Conditions of Use
By using Kindle Buffet, you agree to these conditions: Kindle Buffet and all information and content is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Kindle Buffet makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of the service. You expressly agree that your use is at your sole risk. The publisher will not be held liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of any service, content, electronic communications or software.