Kannada language books, movies and music grow in popularity; witness 100% and 55% growth over last year on Amazon.in
Bangalore, November 02, 2016: Celebrate this Karnataka Rajyotsava with Amazon.in’s widest collection of Kannada literature of over 7,000 books, 3,900 movies, 5,000 music titles (across formats), at great prices along with the convenience of getting them delivered at your doorstep. The Kannada store has been witnessing a 100% growth in sales of books and with Movies and Music seeing a growth of nearly 55%, highlighting the popularity of Kannada literature across India.
Amazon.in’s Kannada literature store offers a wide selection ranging from classics literature, fiction, biographies, children books, movies and music in the language. Bestselling books by acclaimed authors like Poornachandra Tejaswi, S. L. Bhyrappa, Saisuthe, Kuvempu are few of the many featured in the store. Pusthaka Prakashana, Vasantha Prakashana, Udaya Ravi Prakaashana, Ankitha Pusthaka are some of the most popular publishing houses featured on Amazon.in. The Kannada literature store has been curated in order to help customers find and select books, movies and music easily by classifying them according to titles, publishing houses, genres, hardcovers, paperbacks and board books.
"Since the launch of the dedicated Kannada language store on Amazon.in two years back, we have seen remarkable growth in demand for Kannada books, music and movies. This is a clear indication of the growing interest of customers across the country towards Kannada literature. We are also constantly improving our selection to offer our customers the widest options across categories. The dedicated language store allows easy access to Kannada literature lovers and enthusiasts, based anywhere in India, to a huge selection of Kannada Literature", said Noor Patel, Director Category Management, Amazon India.
Amazon.in has received extremely positive response from both authors and publishing houses on the dedicated Kannada store since its launch.
Using Amazon.in’s intuitive search & browse experience, customers can discover books from different genres like Business & Economics, Personal development & Self-help, Health & fitness, History and Politics, Romance, Collection of poems, Crime, Thriller and Mystery, Religion and Spirituality.