Free Kindle Books for Kids

Get children's ebooks for free

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These free Kindle books for kids will encourage your kids to read more and will save you the money and time from going to the bookstore.

You'll be surprised at all the free Kindle books for kids out there. Non-fiction and fiction books, from everything from animals to fairies. These free Kindle books are for all ranges of kids, too, from toddlers all the way up to young adults.

Are you looking for even more books? I have a list of which will help you find a good book, too. You'll also want to check out these lists of  and where you can .

Do you have a Nook instead of a Kindle? No worries, you can find lots of you can download, too.

Please be aware that some of the free Kindle books for kids that you come across are only free for a limited time. Before you download any free Kindle book double-check that the book is listed for $0.00 before you download it.

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What We Like

  • Downloading books is easy.

What We Don't Like

  • It's easy for kids to accidentally purchase things on Amazon.

The first place you should go to find free Kindle books for kids is . Nearly all of the websites in this list point you to Amazon's website, so visiting it directly will take you right to the source.

The kids' ebooks at Amazon are categorized in the Children's eBooks section, and there are plenty of subsections to help organize them, such as Animals, Sports & Outdoors, Comics & Graphic Novels, Early Learning,  and Action & Adventure.​​

The books listed on Amazon are the top 100 best sellers, and they're updated hourly. There may also be free books for kids in the Kindle Store's section.

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What We Don't Like

  • No late fees for overdue books.

let you check out free Kindle kids books through OverDrive, similar to checking out a physical, paper book.

Over 190,000 ebooks for children are available in the and  sections of the website.

Once you've had a book for a few weeks, it will automatically be taken off your Kindle, which is a bit similar to a regular book lending program that involves non-digital books.

For more information on how OverDrive works, see Amazon's customer service on .

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With handy features and over 20 subcategories under the ​Children's eBooks genre, you can surely find lots of free Kindle books for kids at eReaderIQ.

Amazon's star rating, number of reviews, and description are shown for each book without having to leave the website. You can also see when eReaderIQ last checked that the book was free, which is really nice.

These Kindle books can be sorted so you can find the most recently added ones, those with the highest star rating, and ebooks that have the most reviews.

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Another place to find free Kindle books for kids is Project Gutenberg. With 15 subsections, like History, Literature, Picture Books, and Book Series, you're bound to find something worth reading.

You're able to read these ebooks online as well as download them for a Kindle and copy them to like and .

One thing I like about Project Gutenberg is that you can see how many downloads a book has had over the past month so you can see how popular it is compared to other books.

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Among other genres, FreeBooksy has free Kindle books for kids found in the  and  sections.

New Kindle books are added often, but not always in this particular category, which means the ones you browse through may already be expired.

I like FreeBooksy's because if you wish, you can sign up to receive children's books only instead of other genres. You can also choose to get emails daily or just once a week.

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Girl using digital tablet on bed at night. Portra Images/Getty Images's free kid's books are in a category called Young Readers, and there are thousands to choose from.

You can filter the books by language and browse through all of them alphabetically.

Each download page at has lots of useful information, such as the word count, the number of downloads, date it was added to the website, publish date, and an excerpt from the book.

You can download these free ebooks in a number of formats, such as the AZW Kindle format, or others like PDB, EPUB, MOBI, PDF, or RTF.

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Boy reading on bed. Portra Images/Getty Images has plenty of free Kindle books, and some are sectioned off into categories like and .

You can scroll through and look at each book's cover, but clicking on it gives you the link to Amazon to download it as well as the beginning of the book's description.

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There are thousands of free Nook and Kindle books for kids that you can find at Freebook Sifter, and several subcategories help organize them.

You can browse for ebooks in sections like Fairy Tales, Ages 4-8, Ages 9-12, Myths & Fables, Fiction & Literature, Poetry, Nature, and Animals.

You can also search for Kindle books and sort the kids' books by average rating and the number of ratings.

Some of the kids' books are listed from Amazon in the Children's eBooks section, while others are from Barnes & Noble and are categorized in the Kids section. You must change the option under "Other Sources" to switch between websites.

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The kids section of free ebook at DigiLibraries are sectioned off as  and both with subcategories to organize them further.

DigiLibraries has over 2,000 free Kindle books for kids in genres such as Lifestyles, Magic, , Girls & Women, Horror & Ghost Stories, Fantasy, Boys/Men, and Science Fiction.

Different books may have different file format options for download, like PDF, EPUB, and MOBI.

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BookBub is another place where you can find free and discounted Kindle books for kids.

There is a specific section for children's books at BookBub labeled , and another as ​, but they aren't all free to download. You have to check the prices to be sure.

You can get direct links to the download pages so you can read reviews and see ratings, but there's also a dedicated page at BookBub that will show you a description of the book and some sharing buttons if you wish to share it over social media sites.

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You're here to find Kindle books that don't even cost a penny, and that's what Centsless Books is all about.​

There are plenty of children's ebooks available, and the website updates every hour for even more.

Centsless Books' website lets you browse and search for free Kindle books as well as subscribe for free email updates.

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The Kindle books you can find at are meant for children and teens only. Some of them are cheap books that are less than $5 each, but others are absolutely free.​

There are plenty of genres but the is what you'll want to visit to find all the free Kindle books. Books in this section will combine all the other genres into one, such as Fantasy, Sports, Christmas, Science/Nature, and Fiction.

You can also search for books at as well as sign up for their daily emails to get free and discounted books sent to your email address.

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Every day, 3 new Kindle books for kids are added to eBookDaily. Scroll down the page until you find Children’s Books, and you can hover your mouse over the cover images to read an ebook’s description and see its author. Also available is the star rating and number of reviews from Amazon. Clicking the download button will take you directly to Amazon.

Some of the books added to eBookDaily may be free for just one day only, which means you should stay on top of the updates to take advantage of the deals. A is available that will send you the daily Kindle books directly to your email in any genre you choose.

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BookGoodies for Kids has free and bargain books for children and young adults.

You can clearly see when a free book will expire and start to cost, which is helpful. BookGoodies for Kids also tells you the target age for the book, like if it's for kids 2-8 years of age, and shows an excerpt.

A free newsletter is available that lets you stay up to date with new releases through your email, but they also have a Facebook and Twitter page that posts updates.

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The Savvy Bump is a great place to find free stuff for kids, such as Kindle books. Each ebook has Amazon's description of it as well as a direct link to the download.

You're able to enter your email at The Savvy Bump to get free deals sent to your email so you don't have to check the website. There are also a few social media websites you can follow to keep track of the newly released free Kindle books.

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Booktastik's Kindle books don't stay free for long, but is dedicated just to books for kids.

Expired deals aren't separated from the free Kindle books, so you must look for "FREE" below each book to know which ones don't cost.