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In German Buch News by Siobhan O'Leary

The WePad

By Siobhan O’Leary

The Financial Times Deutschland reports that Germany’s WePad is now available online for pre-order exclusively via — at least until the official launch of the device, which is still scheduled for August.

The agreement was confirmed both by Amazon and Berlin-based WePad creator Neofonie. There are plans for the device to be available in stores after the launch, though details are not yet available. As we reported earlier, the 16GB wi-fi WePad retails for 449 Euros and the 32GB enhanced 3G version is being offered for 569 Euros.

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Siobhan O'Leary

Siobhan O’Leary is a literary agent, translator and writer based in Berlin. She previously worked in the Foreign Rights department of the Crown Publishing Group (Random House) and at the publishing consulting firm Market Partners International.