Amazon Kindle

Amazon Kindle
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Download size

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 Tina 8/29/2014
    Right now, this app crashes every time I try to open it. No issues until today after finishing two books without a glitch. Not happy at all. I just added some other books and cannot get to them.
  • by Kris 8/29/2014
    Was a good app now it crashes at sign in screen wp7
  • by Brittany 8/29/2014
    I love this app sooo much!!! (:
  • by Jake 8/27/2014
    I would give this app 5 stars, but everytime I start a chapter the page directly after wards is blank. If you could fix that, this would be an amazing app.
  • by Steve 8/27/2014
    This app is great... When it works. Trying to start it up and I can't, it just crashes immediately. Please fix this bug. Im using a Lumia 1520.
  • by Everton 8/27/2014
    Shame on you amazon. Worst app ever.
  • by Luther 8/27/2014
    Please add 'recent' and search to archived items. I have more than 1,000 archived books and to have to scroll all the way to 'W' to download one is crazy. Also, please update to accommodate your new Kindle Unlimited program, of which I am a paying member. Many thanks!!
  • by Dale 8/26/2014
    Works great on my Lumia 820. Syncs perfectly. Works as expected. Amazon does a very good job making this work on so many platforms. Excellent!!
  • by Erik 8/26/2014
    It works, but it's remarkably basic. I'm not familiar with any other Kindle products, but this seems kind of primitive. You get a choice of three color schemes and a couple of fount sizes, and that's it. Being able to choose at least one sans-serif font for reading on a small screen seems like a no-brainer, bit it's not an option.
  • by Mitch 8/26/2014
    Works decently well for the most part, but it will often skip a few words or sometimes an entire sentence when I go to the next page, requiring me to adjust the text size to bring back the missing text. I'd also love to get text-to-speech in this app.