“Start a Digital Book Club on Your Blackberry”: Kobo app

This week at BlackBerry DEVCON, Borders Kobo unveiled a social reading app for the BlackBerry (with BlackBerry Messenger integrated into the app). The tagline: “With BBM, reading just got social.”

The app will be available some time in 2011, and “will allow users to do everything from chat with friends while shopping for books to discuss passages in real time.” Video demo and details at Mashable.