Kindle Fire

Installing Bookshelf for Kindle Fire

Here’s what you need to do to update your Kindle Fire to the latest version of Bookshelf.

  • Tap the Kindle Fire Download Button to go directly to the Bookshelf download page in the App Store. Or on your Kindle Fire device, tap the App Store icon, and search for "Bookshelf."
  • Tap the Install button and tap the Accept button. You may be prompted to sign in with your Amazon ID.

Kindle Fire Download

If you need assistance with your Amazon ID, please visit the Amazon Password Reset Page.


Need Help?

Learn what to do if you need help updating your devices.
Check Compatibility

Bookshelf for Kindle Fire requires a Kindle Fire (4th Generation) or greater running Fire OS or later.

Sign In to Bookshelf

You will need to sign into Bookshelf to see all of your eTextbooks. If you don't know the email address you used with VitalSource or password, we can help.

If you forgot your VitalSource Credentials visit the Password Retrieval Page.

Deactivate unused devices

If you have two active mobile devices, make sure that you deactivate unused devices so you can update to the latest version of Bookshelf.

Manage your Bookshelf Activations

Need more space to install the update?

Learn what to do if you see a message that says there’s not enough space on your device to install Bookshelf.

Make space for Bookshelf

Missing Books

Did all of your eTextbooks disappear?  Learn what to do if your library displays the message, "Where are My Books?"

Where are my Books?.
Redemption Code

Do you have a VitalSource Redemption Code?

Redeeming Codes

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