Bangalore, April 20, 2014: The India site of the world's biggest online retail shop has launched the country's largest Hindi book store offering a selection from over 23,000 titles.
The store offers a collection ranging from literature and fiction, inspiring biographies, children’s books, classic novels by famous authors including Premchand, Gulzar, Javed Aktar, Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Kamaleshwar, Yashpal and a selection of the prestigious Sahitya Academy award winning books.
Additionally, there is a vast collection of reference books and textbooks to help students and job aspirants prepare for interviews and tests. Customers can also enjoy reading Hindi translation of more than 800 Best-selling English books and a wide selection of books in the ‘Language, Linguistics and writing’ is also available for customers who want to learn other languages like English, Tamil, Urdu, etc., through Hindi.
Says Samir Kumar, Director,Amazon India: “Since our launch we have had several queries for Hindi books and books in other Indian languages. The Hindi store is just a first step in enabling a convenient and easy access for our customers to their favorite authors across Indian languages”, adding “We will soon launch a selection of books in other regional languages including Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Bengali and Marathi. We hope our small contribution of easy access will go a long way in increasing the popularity of regional language books.”
Find the Amazon Hindi Book section here