ePub is a free and open eBook standard widely used for sharing eBooks between different reader and bring great reading experience for eBook fans. However, Amazon Kindle, one of the most popular eBook readers, doesn’t support ePub format. Many Kindle users are appealing for the solution to make ePub readable on Kindle devices.
To read ePub on Kindle, Kindle Fire, Kindle Touch or Kindle Paperwhite, you just need to do a simple file conversion. We know that Kindle can read MOBI, AZW, TXT and PDF formats. That is to say, if we can convert ePub to any of the four formats, we can make Kindle read ePub eBooks! In the following, we will show you how to convert ePub to Kindle readable MOBI files.
If you are a eBook fan, you should know Calibre, a free and open-source eBook manager which is famous for converting eBooks among different formats. With it, you can convert ePub files to Kindle friendly MOBI format in simple 3 steps. Here is how to use it:
Step 1. Launch Calibre: Download and install Calibre on your computer. If it is the first time for you to use the program, you will be asked to choose the language, select a folder for your eBook library and then choose your primary reader.
Step 2. Add ePub eBooks: Click "Add books" icon in the top left of the main interface to upload the ePub files or eBooks you want to convert to MOBI. And then click the "Convert books" icon next the Add Books icon.
Step 3. Convert ePub to Kindle MOBI: In the pop-up window, choose "MOBI" as the output format. Here, you are allowed to change the eBook cover. After that, you can press on "Ok" to begin the conversion from ePub to Kindle MOBI.
It does not usually take very long. When the conversion finishes, you can go to the top and click "Send to device" button to transfer the converted files to your Kindle for reading directly.
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