Kindle is the leading name of eBooks, the name itself is used as a verb rather than a noun when people speak about reading certain books. Although there are many other eBook services the marketing power of Amazon has made Kindle the household name. The library is forever growing and with more and more readers joining, their purchasing power for even more books keeps growing. It has even moved into audiobooks, which is odd as Amazon also have audible, meaning they will either have to keep audiobook options limited, or one day join the 2 services.
What is Kindle Unlimited and how much does it cost?
Kindle Unlimited is a service from Amazon that allows you to browse and read as many eBooks as you like for a monthly subscription of just $9.99 per month.
How to cancel Kindle Unlimited?
To cancel your Kindle Unlimited account just got to the following link
- For US customers https://www.amazon.com/kindle-dbs/ku/ku-central?ref_=ya_d_l_kindle_unlimited
- Under Manage Membershipselect Cancel Kindle Unlimited Membership.
- Next, there’s a confirmation page where you have to select End Membershipon the selected date.
What is difference to Kindle Unlimited and Prime Reading?
Prime reading is a smaller library of books available to anyone with a prime account. Kindle Unlimited will include all these books and more.
What do I get on Kindle unlimited?
- Over 1 million eBooks
- Thousands of audiobooks (though smaller than the audible library)
- Magazine subscriptions
- 10 books on your account at once
- As much reading as you can acheive
Do I need a Kindle device to listen to Kindle books?
No, the app is free and available across major app stores so you can listen on phones pads and PC. You will not be able to read on competitor devices such as Kobo
How many books can I have on Kindle Unlimited account?
Kindle has a limit of 10 books on the account at once. If you would like to add a new book you must remove one, in comparison Scribd allows 20.
Is Kindle Unlimited free for Prime members?
No it is a separate service but also from Amazon. You will need to sign up and pay separately on your Amazon account. However if you have prime then you will have access to Prime Read which is just a limited version of Kindle with far fewer books.
Are books on Kindle Unlimited free?
You pay the monthly subscription cost and then can read as many books as you like, with a limit of 10 going at a time, so nothing is really ever free. Unless you have Prime Reads and a Prime account.
Can you keep the books on Kindle Unlimited after Cancelling?
No, they will only remain until the end of your current billing period. It is not like audible where you own the titles you choose.
Do you own Kindle books forever?
No you do not keep them if you have cancelled your subscription. Kindle may also lose rights to books on the rare occasion. When/if this happens, they will be removed without warning, this has happened before.
How long can you keep Kindle unlimited books?
Yes as long as you like If, you have a subscription or until the book is removed from the Kindle Library
Can Kindle Unlimited be shared?
No, it is limited to the one user and cannot be shared among family or friends unless you are sharing devices and account logins.
Do Kindle books expire?
They can do, realistically this does not happen often so do not worry about this too much. Unless you are reading magazines which may be removed more often as they often go out of date.
How do I return kindle unlimited books?
You can return eligible Kindle books and comics from
- Go to Manage Your Content and Devices.
- From the Your Content tab, select the Actions [...] button next to the title you want to return.
- and then select Returnfor Refund.
What is the best device for Kindle Unlimited?
Although Kindle is available on Phone, tablet and PC, these all create eye strain. Therefore, your only real option will be a Kindle.
However, go for the cheapest Kindle available, it will not improve the books by having a more expensive device.