Kindle is the most gifted item in the history of Amazon, just in time for the holiday season, begining today, customers can give Kindle Books as gifts to anyone with an e-mail address --no Kindle required.
To give a Kindle Book as a gift, customers simply choose a book in the Kindle Store, select "Give as a Gift" and send their gift to anyone with an email address. Notifications of Kindle Books gifts are delivered instantly via e-mail and the recipient redeems the gift in the Kindle Store to read on any Kindle or free Kindle app.
With over 725,000 books, the U.S. Kindle Store has the largest selection of the most popular books that people want to read - including New York Times Bestsellers and New Releases from $9.99.
Kindle lets you Buy Once, Read Everywhere - on Kindle, Kindle 3G, Kindle DX, iPad, iPod touch, iPhone, Mac, PC, BlackBerry and Android-based devices.