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The Greek Tycoon Box Set
by Kay Brody

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Kindle Edition published 2016-05-27
Bestseller ranking: 4290

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IT'S HERE! THE GREEK TYCOON...THE COMPLETE SERIAL!

LAUNCH SPECIAL: JUST 99 CENTS For A Limited Time! Get Yours Now Before It Increases To Its Regular Price Of $8.99! Also FREE With Kindle Unlimited!

ALSO COMING SOON in paperback & audiobook forms!

Includes ALL 10 BOOKS...PLUS...the previously unreleased, Prelude To The Greek Tycoon, a story of a young go-getter named Atreus Kostas before he was the powerful tycoon he is today!


Contains:
Bonus: Prelude To The Greek Tycoon
Book 1: Left Holding His Baby
Book 2: Mending A Broken Heart
Book 3: The Ties That Bind
Book 4: Bringing His Baby Home
Book 5: Back In His Arms
Book 6: Fighting For His Life
Book 7: Building A New Life
Book 8: A Plot To Destroy
Book 9: Picking Up The Pieces

Author Topic: USB Keyboard for the Kindle Fire 6.3.1 (1st Generation Kindle Fire, not HD)  (Read 6212 times)  

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Does such a keyboard exist anywhere for the 1st generation Kindle Fire (not HD) in which you can plug into the device's mini-USB port? I've seen so many USB keyboards on Amazon for other android tablets, but they are either:

a) not compatible with any of the Kindle Fires at all or
b) only compatible for the Kindle Fire HD versions

I love my 1st-gen Fire and really want to turn it into a multi-purpose device in which I can use for both reading Kindle books and writing my own books, because it's more portable and convenient than a laptop.

So does anyone know if a keyboard exists anywhere in the world that's compatible with the 1st generation Kindle Fire? Thanks! :D

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No, sorry, RM.

The USB port on the original Fire was designed for the Fire to be connected to a computer, not for connecting devices to it.  The lack of ability to connect a keyboard either via bluetooth or USB was one of the major complaints about the original Fire.  It certainly was my major issue.

You may wish to upgrade to the Fire HD.  Amazon will take original Fires in as trade-in.

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Or, you may find someone here who would like to buy it from you . . . check out the Buy, Sell, Trade, or Barter board.

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Hey, Ann and Betsy! Thanks for the replies!

Ann: I didn't know they do trade-ins! I'll check that out! Much appreciated!!

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Hey, Ann and Betsy! Thanks for the replies!

Ann: I didn't know they do trade-ins! I'll check that out! Much appreciated!!


Well, AMAZON, will pay you as a trade in. . . .you get an Amazon gift card, as I recall when you return it.  On the site search for electronic trade ins, or something of that sort.

Here at KindleBoards, we have a section where people are looking to sell older items or buy second devices, etc.  It's under the heading "KindleBoards Market Place". :D

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