Books and authors

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A writer's writer

The director of the Amazon Literary Partnership never stops walking in the shoes of the community he supports.

Rewriting the rules of fiction

When it comes to writing and selling love stories, Barbara Freethy is an entrepreneurial force.

Results are in: This Year in Books 2017

Celebrating the readers and extraordinary books that defined 2017

His daughter wanted to read, so he wrote a book

This Amazonian couldn't find many books with African American or minority characters, so he created and published one, himself.

Sharing our love of reading for World Book Day

We honor World Book Day on a grand scale, engaging Amazon’s many Books and Kindle teams around the globe to share the tradition with our worldwide community of book lovers.

The library saved this future author

Barry C. Davis grew up loving books. When he followed his dream of becoming a writer, Kindle Direct Publishing helped him reach his growing community of readers.

The story of a long, brave recovery from a fiery crash

Readers are cheering and crying along with his book about a police officer's long, brave recovery from a fiery crash.

A writer's emergence

A dream to become a published author is realized.

A bestselling book is born

Decades of rejection led to fans who just want more.
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