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Welcome to our UK Kindle and eBook discussion forum. Whether you are a UK Kindle user or a fan of eBooks in general, we hope you find the information in our Kindle user group both educational and entertaining. As well as all thing like hints, tips and troubleshooting for your Kindle, you will find lots of interesting information about books, authors and many other kindle discussion topics including our book club, a huge number of Kindle book recommendations across many genres and even a comprehensive price list of Kindle accessories.
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08 April 2018 17:56 (GMT)So sad. My old Kindle faded away and then died. Lovely little blue jacket too.
Perhaps I should have ceremonial farewell for it ...
Creating a one stop depositary for all Kindle and E Book files such as PDFs
29 March 2018 19:37 (GMT)I know how to find "My Kindle and I would have liked to know if I could also add PDF relating to E Books on the same page if that's what its referred as. I attempted to post a question using the following but every one rejected my attempt. I apologise if this is the wrong part of the forum to post this question but I'm lost.
Deleting old Guide from Home Page
26 March 2018 11:28 (GMT)Hi, just got my new Paperwhite from Amazon yesterday so still very much learning to do.
Somehow I've acquired 3 User Guides which show up on my Home page. One shows a silhouette of a reader under a tree. Also I have a 5th Edition Guide and an 8th Edition Guide. As my device is a new one I assume that it's an 8th Edition model. Try as I may, I cannot get rid of that 5th Edition Guide. How do I do that?
Does Amazon Kindle carry heavy stuff such as political history?
25 March 2018 12:58 (GMT)My interest is British political history such as Winston Churchill and I could not work out if Amazon Kindle carries such items. There is no point in attempting to actually ask Amazon because my technical ability is not up to being able to make contact with anyone at Amazon.
Books that have made you cry?
20 March 2018 16:26 (GMT)hello,
I like reading, especially detective stories, love stories, fantasy ... And I'd like to know what book(s) have made you cry? Can you recommend something?
Film better than book?
19 March 2018 18:36 (GMT)hello,
I love reading - like certainly you. I think that most of films based on books are worse than them.
I can't watch movies when I read book because I think the plot is made shallow. Have you ever watched film based on book which in your opinion is better than it ? What movie was it ?
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Fantasy and Science Fiction Novels FREE on Kindle
23 March 2018 07:18 (GMT)To celebrate the release of my latest novel ‘Dogs On The Highway’ I’m offering my other two, full length novels for Free on kindle for the next 4 days.
Vagabond Sky (Fantasy)
Kingdom of Ghosts (Science Fiction)
How would you feel if you were suddenly transported to a magical land where sorcery ruled instead of science? A kingdom of elves and trolls, of limitless mystery and grand adventure? Would you be scared of your wits? Or thrilled beyond belief? I.T. Consultant Connor Ingram is neither. He's just pissed off. There’s no football, no Chicken Tikka Masala and no satellite TV. How is he supposed to make a living in a world that hasn’t invented electricity yet? Or the flush toilet? Or a sense of humour? But, most importantly of all, where in hell was he going to get a decent pint of beer?
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Kingdom of Ghosts
Rebuilding is not an option.
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And can they resist the temptation to double cross each other?
The most unusual, noble, and beautiful baby names
16 March 2018 15:09 (GMT)Hello to all future parents, my name is Cornelia and I am the proud mother of two wonderful girls (Serena and Adeline). When I was pregnant, I spent a lot of time searching for unique, extraordinary, and nontrivial (but at the same time beautiful) names for my girls; their full history of origin and detailed meaning. And so the idea of this book was born.
First of all, I want to say that this book is not just another “baby names book” with 30000+ names and 1 word as a description. In this material, I collected only the most unusual, nontrivial, noble, “exotic” and beautiful names, and tried to describe in detail the history of their origin and their meaning.
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