|Amazon Expands Kindle Digital Text Platform to Enable Authors and Publishers Worldwide to Publish Spanish, Portuguese and Italian Language Books in the Kindle Store|
"A month ago we made the self-service Kindle Digital Text Platform available to authors and publishers around the world," said Russ Grandinetti, Vice President, Kindle Content. "We're now excited to offer even more languages in which content owners can offer their books to the fast-growing audience of Kindle owners around the globe."
Additional language options with DTP will be added in the future. To learn more about the Kindle Digital Text Platform, visit http://dtp.amazon.com.
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