Amazon's Kindle Store opens in France

Amazon continues its expansion in Europe.

Amazon has launched the French Kindle store, offering French language books, magazines and graphic novels as well as books in other languages, including English.  Authors can also self-publish, as Amazon has also made its Kindle Direct Publishing Service available in France.

Amazon has also announced the release of a French-language Kindle, selling on for 99 Euros. The Kindle will be released on October 14.

The Amazon press release is available via BusinessWire.