The Kobo Mini - Kobo’s small eReader that packs a big punch - has had a busy year making its way around the world and there’s no signs of slowing down. Today the Kobo Mini is getting ready to land in Japan!

Starting today, people in Japan can pre-order the Kobo Mini at Rakuten’s Ichiba website for delivery on December 18th - just in time for the holidays.

The Kobo Mini, the most compact member of the Kobo Family, at just 5” it is the smallest, lightest full-featured eReader with touchscreen,  WiFi connectivity to browse and buy your favourite eBooks anytime, anyplace, and assortment of interchangeable SnapBacks. The Mini is the perfect gift for people on-the-go, holding up to 1,000 eBooks and easily fitting in your purse or pocket.

The Kobo Mini joins the Kobo Touch and the Kobo Glo in Japan, just in time to give the gift of reading this holiday season.