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The Kindle Fire and Fire HD are based on Android, so you can install OverDrive Media Console (OMC) for Android to enjoy EPUB eBooks and MP3 audiobooks from your library. You can also read OverDrive Read eBooks right in your browser (this format works best on the Fire HD).
In the U.S., you can also borrow and read Kindle Books from your library using the Kindle Fire or Fire HD.
OverDrive Media Console for Android
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Install software OverDrive Read eBooks can be read directly from your device's browser, with no software installation required. OverDrive Read works best on the Kindle Fire HD. For the best experience on any Kindle Fire, turn off Accelerate page loading. Note: OverDrive Read titles are only available through updated library websites. Click here to learn more. To enjoy downloaded EPUB eBooks and MP3 audiobooks on your device, install OMC for Android. To read EPUBs, you will also need to authorize your device with an Adobe ID.
Borrow titles from your library's website From your Kindle Fire, open OMC and tap the Get Books icon to find your library and borrow titles. You can also borrow Kindle Books from your library (U.S. only) and download them directly to your Kindle Fire with an active internet connection.
Enjoy OverDrive Read eBooks can be read from OMC's in-app browser, or directly from an Android web browser. Kindle Books (U.S. only) from your library require free checkout through Amazon's website. Once delivered, they will appear on your Kindle Fire under Books. eBooks automatically open in OMC so you can begin reading as soon as the download is complete. OMC's features include bookmarking, brightness controls, night mode, text size adjustment, orientation lock, the option to return an eBook, and more. MP3 audiobooks automatically open in OMC so you can begin listening as soon as the first part is downloaded. Features include bookmarking, a volume slider, skip back 15 seconds, a sleep timer, the option to return an audiobook, and more.