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Old 10-18-2012, 06:26 PM   #1
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Kobo Glo in Australia?

So it the Kobo Glo available in Australia yet?
Who will be/Are distributing them?
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Thanks in advance!
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Old 10-18-2012, 06:51 PM   #2
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Collins Books is pre-selling then at $160.

The Kobobooks.com site has a where-to-buy page for the glo.

Rumour has it they will be here in November.
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Old 10-18-2012, 07:05 PM   #3
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Thanks for the update!
I've been dropping heavy hints to my wife to get me one for Xmas
So I can wait until November, meanwhile I'm still very happy with my Kobo Touch.
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Old 10-21-2012, 02:28 AM   #4
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Bookworld is now saying they'll release Kobo Glos on 29 October:

http://www.bookworld.com.au/electron...blue/38077755/
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Old 10-21-2012, 03:04 AM   #5
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You will like it, it's a very nice reader. Got mine recently too cause it finally arrived here in Europe

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Thanks for the update!
I've been dropping heavy hints to my wife to get me one for Xmas
So I can wait until November, meanwhile I'm still very happy with my Kobo Touch.
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Old 10-21-2012, 03:36 AM   #6
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Bookworld is now saying they'll release Kobo Glos on 29 October:

http://www.bookworld.com.au/electron...blue/38077755/
Thanks. That's only a little more than a week away.
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Old 10-25-2012, 06:03 AM   #7
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Bookworld is now saying they'll release Kobo Glos on 29 October:

http://www.bookworld.com.au/electron...blue/38077755/
Now moved to early Nov on their website.

I did find http://www.bookworld.com.au/electron...Stock|PreOrder quite interesting, 1st December the Arc will be released. $299 for the 32gb.
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Old 10-25-2012, 06:21 PM   #8
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Only a few days for the Kobo glo.
Think I better causally email that link to bookworld to my wife!
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Old 10-25-2012, 08:49 PM   #9
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Only a few days for the Kobo glo.
Think I better causally email that link to bookworld to my wife!
Wouldn't it be better if it was a surprise when you bought if for her? Or at least, that's how it would work in my house.
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Old 10-29-2012, 07:07 PM   #10
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It's now mid November. Not Happy, Jan !
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Old 10-29-2012, 07:08 PM   #11
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Moved now to "Released Mid November" from Borders/A&R. The Arc still dated for release from 1/12/12.
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Old 10-29-2012, 07:12 PM   #12
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doh! . Oh well as long as it's released before xmas..
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Old 10-30-2012, 04:36 AM   #13
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I've been watching this release date push back and back and back - at this rate, I won't have my birthday present until Xmastime! Curses and botheration.
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Old 11-06-2012, 02:37 AM   #14
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Border/A&R have a release date of 18/11/2012 on the product page for both Glo and Mini.

31/12/2012 for the Arc *cry*
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A&R/Bookworld now say mid-November.

Collins has nothing on their Kobo order page. Not sure what this means...
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