Originally Posted by sforce
From the Amazon Kindle order page:
"Low Book Prices: New York Times Best Sellers and New Releases are $9.99, unless marked otherwise. When traveling abroad, you can download books wirelessly from the Kindle Store or your Archived Items for a fee of $1.99"
Wow, a full 20% international surcharge added to Amazon's $9.99 bestsellers seems outrageous, don't you think???
Is this fee of $1.99 also charged if you download the file to your computer and then upload it to the Kindle via an USB cable?