Amazon Kindle

Amazon Kindle
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3 MB

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Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • phone identity
  • data services
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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Supported languages (2)

English (United States) English
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- Fixed: stuck on loading screen
- Fixed: crash on app start

Read eBooks on your Windows Phone 8, including thousands of free Kindle books.

The Kindle reading app puts over a million* eBooks at your fingertips—and you don't need to own a Kindle to use it. Choose from over a million Kindle books from the Kindle Store, including New York Times® best sellers and new releases. Amazon Whispersync technology automatically syncs your eBooks across apps, so you can start reading a book on your Windows Phone 8, and pick up where you left off on another device with the Kindle app installed.

Get the best reading experience available on your Windows Phone:

- Buy Once, Read Everywhere: Read anytime you have your Windows Phone 8 with you—just download the Kindle app to start reading eBooks now.

- Sync to Furthest Page Read: Amazon Whispersync technology automatically syncs your Kindle books across apps, so you can start reading on your Windows Phone 8, and pick up where you left off on another device with the Kindle app installed.

- Personalize Your Reading Experience: Adjust the screen brightness, font size, margin width, and line height.

- Read Free Books: Choose from thousands of free Kindle books such as Pride & Prejudice or The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

- Track Progress: Tap the screen while reading a book to see the progress indicator that shows you how much of the book you've read.

- Save Your Favorite Books: Tap while you’re reading to pin a book, or press and hold a book in your library to move it to your Archived Items.

* If you are a non-U.S. customer, book availability may vary.

Some Kindle book formats may not be supported on Windows Phone 8.
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  • by Jay 30/03/2015
    Great app, but if you just want an ereader try bookviser, it's amazing
  • by Luke 21/03/2015
    It works, but lacks features which every other version of Amazon kindle have, such as highlighting, notes, or even the ability to search the text let alone look up a definition, all of which are essential for study. How hard is it to develop cross-platform parity?
  • by Mushroom 24/02/2015
    Extremely bad at syncing even when done manually will still open at wrong page
  • by Brooke 22/02/2015
    Another example of the quickly dying windows phone platform.
  • by Ken 2/02/2015
    Amazon giving stand app support and updates would be nice.
  • by Matthew 16/01/2015
    Crashes to app list when you try to open a book
  • by Tatham 8/01/2015
    Very basic reading capability right now. Archive needs a better UI for large libraries. Reading interface needs to allow highlights, notes and word lookup.
  • by Dat 27/12/2014
    No highlight and no dictionary
  • by User 26/11/2014
    Amazon really screwed the pooch with this app, in fact the pooch had to lock itself in the bathroom and rub soothing aloe vera gel all over it's backside, not happy, I would give less than 1 star but you can't.
  • by daniel 25/11/2014
    The stick on loading bug has not been fixed. Lumia 1520 w8.1