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The largest U. The service will offer about 2, audiobooks from Audible with Whispersync for Voice, which lets users switch between reading and listening to books.
Subscribers will get a free three-month membership to the broader Audible service, which hastitles. Amazon is offering a free day trial to entice users to try the service.
The move is a switch from Amazon's latest efforts, which have largely focused on adding services to its Prime loyalty program. The company has recently launched a video streaming box and grocery delivery service, unveiled plans for a smartphone and expanded its Sunday delivery service, all for members of Prime.
But Kindle Unlimited is for anyone with a Kindle device or app. Americans have a growing appetite for e-books. In the U. People age 45 to 54 are the biggest readers of e-books this year. Amazon's move comes at an uneasy time for the company and its relationship with publishers, because it has been in a public squabble with Hachette over e-book prices.
Amazon rolls out 'Netflix-for-books' style service
Amazon did not disclose the terms it worked out with publishers who are part of Kindle Unlimited. Some major publishers aren't involved.
HarperCollins and Simon and Schuster confirmed they are not part of the service, while Penguin Random House declined to comment.
Macmillan and Hachette did not respond to a query for comment. Forrester Research analyst James McQuivey said even if the big publishers aren't involved yet, the service is a necessary step for Amazon.
Unlike Kindle Unlimited, both services offer HarperCollins books, among other publishers. But Amazon is the biggest company to roll out the service and has the advantage of having a dedicated base of users through its Kindle devices and Kindle app, which runs on most wireless devices.
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Even so, some analysts are skeptical. And for more avid readers, the limited book selection might be disappointing, he said. A Kindle Unlimited logo will be attached to eligible titles. The subscription service is available beginning Friday and is accessible via Kindle devices or with Amazon's free Kindle reading apps.