This is kind of neat, if you own a Kindle eBook Reader. When you pre-order the new highly anticipated new Dan Brown book The Lost Symbol, it will appear automatically on your Kindle on Launch day September 15th.
This is one of the advantages of Amazon's Whispernet infrastructure for the Kindle.
The Lost Symbol will have a first printing of 5 million copies, and it will once again feature Dan Brown’s unforgettable protagonist, Robert Langdon. The new book is a follow-up of The Da Vinci Code, which was the bestselling hardcover adult novel of all time with 81 million copies in print worldwide.
The Lost Symbol (Kindle Edition) is on sale for only $9.99 on Amazon.com. The hard cover of The Lost Symbol sells in contrast for $16.17 on Amazon.com.