Scribd for Kindle Fire

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Books & Reference


Welcome to a reader’s paradise: Discover New York Times bestsellers, Pulitzer Prize winners, and the most buzz-worthy books and audiobooks. What’s more, you can enjoy comics, read sheet music, and delve into documents on the world's most popular topics. Find your favorites in every genre, including fiction, nonfiction, self-help, business, you name it—or discover new reads with tailored recommendations, just for you.

Monthly memberships include 3 books and 1 audiobook, plus access to sheet music, and documents. Membership is just $8.99 per month—less than the price of a paperback. Start your free trial today.


  • Get 3 books and 1 audiobook of your choice every month.
  • Access all sheet music and documents in our library, plus a special selection of books and audiobooks, anytime.
  • Discover new favorites with personalized recommendations and editors’ picks, tailored just for you.
  • Store titles offline to read anytime, anywhere.
  • Sync across mobile, tablet, and web.
  • Monthly membership subscription automatically renews until you cancel.


“Scribd has taken the notion of a library membership and refashioned it to better suit our technology-driven world.” – Nylon

“[Scribd] offers steps to suggest books you might like—from both classic and modern business books to fiction...there’s a lot there to keep a reader busy.” – Entrepreneur

“Happy reading (or listening).” – Los Angeles Magazine

“[Scribd] is a place where you can browse and skim and read whatever strikes your fancy…” – WIRED

“…Scribd is on to something.” – Fast Company

“You'll never find yourself without something to read ever again!” – InTouch Weekly

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Before downloading the Scribd app

Confirm your Kindle Fire allows the installation of applications from unknown sources:

  1. Open the quick settings menu by swiping down from the top of your Kindle Fire screen.
  2. Select the "More..." tab from the quick settings menu to access the "Settings" page.
  3. From the "Settings" page, select the "Device" menu item.
  4. Make sure the "Allow Installation of Applications From unknown sources" option is set to On.
Download the Scribd App


  1. Open the web browser on your Kindle Fire.
  2. Open your the browser\'s settings menu and navigate to the "Download" folder.
  3. Select the "Scribd.apk" and tap the "Install" button at the bottom of the screen.
  4. Once the Scribd app is installed, you will be able to find it under the "Apps" tab from your home screen.
  5. Open the Scribd app and either create or sign in to your existing Scribd account.

Become a member to read books, audiobooks, and more

Once you’ve created and logged in to your Scribd account, you can join our membership and start reading books, audiobooks, and more.

Simply tap the "Join now" banner and follow the instructions.