A few days ago Amazon Upgrade was announced, which lets you access (some of) the books you bought from them — for a reasonable fee.
Here’s how the announcement looks like:
Get online access to your physical books with Amazon Upgrade and you can:
And you can do all this from any Internet-connected computer, meaning your book is always with you.
Visit our Amazon Upgrade store
Online access to your books with Amazon Upgrade
Amazon Upgrade price: $6.99
XSLT 2.0 Programmer’s Reference (Programmer to Programmer) by Michael Kay
Amazon Upgrade price: $7.99
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(Not all books are eligible. Why?)
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Now, if only this book could also be made accessible: