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Topic # 228666 16-Jan-2018 17:14
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Amazon AU is giving away some kindle books to celebrate the new year - available until about 2am Thursday

 

I don't know if they any good but someone might like the look of them


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  Reply # 1940042 16-Jan-2018 17:38
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"The content isn't downloadable for your region"

 

I recall last time with freetime for kids I had to change my account to USA, might need to change them again...


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  Reply # 1940044 16-Jan-2018 17:51
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There is a book there I'd like, is it possible to gift that from another account, as my Amazon account is US based, and I am not keen to change it. 

 

The John Milton Series: Books 1-3 (The John Milton Series Box set) Kindle Edition


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  Reply # 1940045 16-Jan-2018 17:54
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It wanted me to change my account to default to the Aussie store, I just searched for the books on the US amazon site and they were free there too without me needing to change anything.


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  Reply # 1940048 16-Jan-2018 17:59
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@poll unless I am missing something, the milton books aren't free (though they aren't very expensive at $7 for 3

 

 


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  Reply # 1940066 16-Jan-2018 18:30
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The John Milton Series: Books 1-3

 

Kindle version was free on amazon.com

 

 

 

4-6 are $9.49


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  Reply # 1940067 16-Jan-2018 18:32
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Spoke to Networkn in a pm but for others to know. Being logged in as an NZ account dictates your pricing even when using a vpn putting you in the states so he can't take advantage of that pricing.


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  Reply # 1940097 16-Jan-2018 19:26
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Mind you, the OP posted a link to Amazon AU. If you have a Kindle with a US account these books won't be downloaded as the Kindle will not be visible to a non-US account.





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  Reply # 1940193 16-Jan-2018 21:22
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Changed my kindle to nz account got the books, downloaded them and changed back to USA.

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  Reply # 1940215 16-Jan-2018 21:43
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Clicked on the John Milton Series books and then saw them downloaded to my kindle account which is linked to amazon.com.au

 

Who or what are the John Milton Series books?


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  Reply # 1941215 16-Jan-2018 22:13
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Apparently similar to Jack reacher protagonist

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  Reply # 1941220 16-Jan-2018 22:59
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NB: T&C's state content needs to be downloaded, otherwise it's not a valid sale.


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  Reply # 1941233 17-Jan-2018 01:27
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Still £6.99 on my UK amazon account :(

But free on my ‘nz’ amazon.com account 🤔

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  Reply # 1941293 17-Jan-2018 09:15
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Ta - logged into my "AU" account, and got them no problem.

 

 





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  Reply # 1941453 17-Jan-2018 12:18
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I got offered free Kindle book from Amazon uk.

Great except I bought it on my kindle 3 years ago so it wasn't "selected for me"


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