Originally Posted by tompe
If you are going to be entirely correct than this is misinformation if by bought you mean that you have payed for the book and it is downloadable. If you have to replace your reading device during the period there computer is not working you cannot read your books.
You talked like it was this major problem effecting all users drastically and now it is reduced to people who had a hardware failure and had to actually replace their reading device in the week that it was down. This was very unclear from you original posting.