The online retailer is now shipping its latest generation Kindle ereader and Fire HDX 8.9 tablet to customers in the UK.
Kobo has added “dozens” of Marvel comic book titles, including Captain America: Winter Soldier Vol. 1 and Infinity Gauntlet, to its ebook and magazine store
In addition to books bought from the firm, users can read DRM-free or watermarked ebooks as well as documents uploaded by users.
Described by Kobo as “the world’s first premium waterproof E Ink eReader,” the Aura H2O allows readers to enjoy their in the bath or on the beach.
The device stores up to 2,000 books and Nooks claims an eight week battery life based on 30 minutes of use each day.
The acquisition will allow the tech giant to improve book recommendations and make it easier for users to discover new content.