Amazon launched “eBooks Kindle en Español,” which carries 30,000 e-books in Spanish — including an exclusive title by Paulo Coelho. The company also offers Spanish-language customer support.
Amazon says that eBooks Kindle en Español
offers “the most Spanish-language bestsellers, as measured by Nielsen.”
That includes “all of the Spanish-language Nielsen best sellers
available as e-books in the United States, and 65 of the top-100
Spanish-language print best sellers from Amazon.com.” Bestselling
Brazilian author Paulo Coelho is offering a $1.99 nonfiction title, El Libro de los Manuales, exclusively through the store.
Amazon also struck a deal with Spanish-newspaper El Pais (Grupo Prisa) through which it offers “compilations of articles from El Pais, including
exclusive pieces from Mexican journalists writing about Mexican
current affairs,” . eBooks Kindle en Español also offers subscriptions
to Latin American newspapers. Amazon also has translated nine Kindle
Singles into Spanish.