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Kobo Writing Life Podcast – Episode 091 – Special Audiobook Announcement: Let Me Tell You A Story

Episode 91 of the Kobo Writing Life Podcast, narrated by Jim Dale, beloved actor and narrator for the Harry Potter books in Canada and the United States, will introduce you to Kobo’s new Audiobook program. Let me tell you a story. Do you remember when you first fell in love with reading? Well you weren’t really reading, were you? No,

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6 Winners of Kobo’s “6 Novels In Search of An Author” Italian Writing Competition

On Thursday, April 20, 2017 the 6 winners of Kobo Writing Life’s collaborative publishing prize (Six Novels in Search of an Author – the name inspired by the classic play by Italian writer Luigi Pirandello “6 Characters in Search of an Author”) were publicly announced at the Mondadori Megastore Piazza del Duomo in Milan, Italy. The awards ceremony took place

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Kobo Plus Launched in Netherlands

On February 22, 2017, Rakuten Kobo and bol.com launched ‘Kobo Plus’ – a new subscription service offering readers the largest all-you-can-read selection of digital books in The Netherlands and Belgium, with titles ranging from new releases and bestsellers to classics and old favourites, including both Dutch and international titles. Customers can try the eBook subscription service free of charge for

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Rakuten Kobo and FNAC Partner To Lead The Digital Book Industry in Spain

Rakuten Kobo, leading innovator in eBooks and digital reading, today announced it has partnered with Fnac, beloved retailer of cultural, entertainment and technology products, to bring Kobo’s world-class eReading platform and devices to Spanish readers. Customers now have access to the Kobo by Fnac service at http://www.fnac.es and in-store at Fnac locations, where they can learn more about Kobo through

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