Books and authors

Many hardbound books stacked tightly together at various angles, seen edge on.

Helping teachers buy and sell digital educational resources

How Amazon is delivering digital educational resources to educators and parents across the U.S.

“Just write a bad book and learn from it”

How 50 pages written in downtime from military service led to a series of popular books.

Amazon Literary Partnership accepting grant applications for 2020

Until January 15, we’re seeking requests from nonprofit literary organizations for grants that will be awarded in 2020.

Our response to the New York Times’ story on book counterfeiting

Amazon strictly prohibits the sale of counterfeit products. We invest heavily in prevention and take proactive steps to drive counterfeits in our stores to zero.

Best books of 2019, so far

Amazon Books editors share their picks for best books of 2019. Which will you read first?

"I was a writer struggling to be known"

The inside story of one of Amazon Publishing's most successful authors.

The gift of global literature

In celebration of World Book Day, Amazon Crossing is giving away translated books to encourage reading books from around the globe.

Video games you can read

Meet a doctor-turned-author, powered by a new genre and Kindle Direct Publishing.

Expanding horizons

Get to know Amazon Crossing Kids, a new translation imprint for children’s books, from Amazon Publishing.

The power of reading about someone like you

Author Crystal Swain-Bates writes her own rules about what a children’s book should look like.
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