Kobo Makes Summertime Reading Easy with Sizzling Ereader Offers and Great Book Recommendations to Keep Everyone Entertained

Toronto, ON (PRWEB) July 04, 2013

Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced special offers on its world-class eReading devices and a series of great book recommendations to kick off the summer season. Whether lounging by the pool, hanging out at the cottage, or embarking on a road trip, Kobo has the best devices and eBooks to suit any Readers taste. Popular eBooks this summer include The Son by Philipp Meyer, A Dance With Dragons by George R.R. Martin, and Stephen Kings Under the Dome, which has been adapted for television in a series of the same name.

From July 5-11, and July 19-25, Canadians can take advantage of a sizzling summer offer* on the Kobo Arc tablet, with savings of $ 50 on the 16GB, $ 75 on the 32GB, and $ 100 on the 64GB models. The offer is available exclusively at top Canadian retailers including: Chapters-Indigo-Coles, Best Buy, Future Shop, Staples, Target (in-store only), The Source (online only), and Walmart (online only), as well as Kobo.com. For those who prefer a dedicated eReading experience, the companys award-winning E Ink eReader are perfect with their no-glare screens for reading in the sun. The Kobo Mini is available for $ 39.99 and the Kobo Touch for $ 69.99 now until July 18.*

We buy books all year long, but summer is when we have time to read them, said Michael Tamblyn, Chief Content Officer, Kobo. Kobo Readers logged more than 11.9 million hours reading in the summer months last year and its easy to see why. Summer is when all of the benefits of eReading instant access, low prices, incredible selection and devices or apps that go anywhere become most compelling, whether youre a kid with a free afternoon or a grownup enjoying the first day of vacation.

Kobos recommended reads this summer are:

Break-out thrillers like Dan Browns Inferno, The 9th Girl by Tami Hoag, or The Heist by Janet Evanovich and Goldberg Lee. For kids who like spooky stories, consider Doll Bones by Holly Black or The Dark by Lemony Snicket and Jon Klassen. Have a friend that recently graduated? Kelly Williams Browns latest book Adulting: How to Become a Grown-up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps is sure to keep them motivated, while this summers best beach reads include Island Girls by Nancy Thayer, Dorothea Benton Franks The Last Original Wife, or The Way You Look Tonight: The Sullivans by Bella Andre. And if youre not able to get away this summer, take a mental vacation with books like Graeme Simsions The Rosie Project, Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan, or Carl Hiaasens Bad Monkey.


Like a good book, this is the tablet that you wont be able to put down this summer whether youre reading the next bestseller, playing your favourite games, or watching your must-see TV series. The Kobo Arcs 7 high-definition display delivers crisp, sharp text, and its 1.5 GHz processor make it easy to enjoy a highly-responsive, ultra-fast web browsing and multitasking experience. This Google-certified Android 4.1 tablet has access to the Google Play store, which offers more than 700,000 apps and games, with much-loved pre-loaded apps like Facebook

Leave a Reply