Just picked up the news of yet another eBook subscription service on eBookNewser blog today. This time, it’s Afictionado, which will launch in the UK in January, 2012. According to their website, they are hoping to offer the service in other countries soon. Here is more information from the Afictionado website:
“Welcome to a new way of reading. Afictionado is a fresh new website where you can borrow ebooks for your computer, tablet, smartphone or ebook reader. Browse our online library and choose from thousands of titles. Read sample chapters to get a feel for your favourites. And then borrow the ones you want. It couldn’t be simpler!
Afictionado will be launching in January 2012. In the meantime, you can find out all about us by taking a look around this website.
If you love ebooks, you can discover everything you need to know about Afictionado membership. You can also become a fan of Afictionado on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. This will give you guaranteed priority membership when Afictionado goes live. Just click on ‘Afictionados’ at the top of this page.
If you’re a publisher, you can find out how to get your ebooks onto Afictionado. You can also request a copy of our Publishers’ Guide and arrange a tour of our demonstration website. Click the ‘Publishers’ link at the top of the screen to learn more.
Whether you’re a book-lover or a publisher, we hope you enjoy browsing our site and we look forward to seeing you again. Welcome to a new way of reading. Welcome to Afictionado.