Kobo is an eBook service known for offering a rich eReading experience, they have announced plans for their application to be preloaded on the new BlackBerry PlayBook. Kobo provides access to more than 2.2 million books, newspapers and magazines. Their application will allow you to personalize text size, font and style, and access recommended reading lists.

They also have plans to integrate their application with BBM allowing you to shop with a friend, read with a group, exchange passages, and discuss the book in real-time.

Head on over to the Kobo Blog to watch a video of the integration with BBM. I don’t know about you but I am anxious to get my hands on a BlackBerry PlayBook!