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Hi all

 

I am desperately looking for a collection of Afrikaans e-books. Any help would be highly appreciated.

 

Thanks

 

Ronel

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oaks and acorns
Hi all

 

I am desperately looking for a collection of Afrikaans e-books. Any help would be highly appreciated.

 

Thanks

 

Ronel

 

There's definitely a gap in the market for this one... spent the whole of last night searching. Amazon.com and kalahari.net have some, and a maybe a handful of Afrikaans authors. And a couple of publishing companies. But other than that, very little out there for Afrikaans readers (other than religious material).

 

Were there any particular topics/genre you were after, Ronel?

 

Regards,

Liz

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Hi Liz

 

Thank you so much for replying. I also did an extensive search, with no success. :cry:

 

Bought my mom a Kindle and she loves Afrikaans novels, now I am unable to find more than a few titles. Would have loved to pre-load the kindle with hundreds of books before giving it to her.

 

Kind regards

 

Ronel

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One search generated 273 Afrikaans Kindle ebooks, have pm'd the link to you (might dent the budget somewhat, but they're there).

 

Also, there is a seemingly natty lil' prog that you can download free of charge that apparently converts any ebook to the Kindle format... calibre - E-book management

(reference to this, and other interesting info, found at Hard Spear: Bridging the Kindle Digital Divide in South Africa – My third Afrikaans Post)

 

Hope this helps!

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And for English readers (or should your mom want to give them a go) a good number of royalty free classics as well as stories donated by authors, found here

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Hi Liz

 

Thank you so much for your help.

 

Kind regards

 

Ronel

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