How Do I Read My New EBooks?

Thanks for buying an e-book from the Shaw Montgomery Shop! I bet you’re ready to get reading. I know it can be confusing to access your new book so below you’ll find a few different options to download and access your files. Enjoy!

To read on Amazon Kindle, you will need to download the MOBI file.

There are a few ways to add your new MOBI file to your Kindle device or app.

Option 1: USB Connected Kindle Device
-Connect your Kindle device to computer via USB

-Double click the drive to open it and view the folders.

-Select the item you want to transfer (mobi or pdf).

-Copy books to the folder (documents) under Kindle drive.

(for more detailed information, please refer to this official Amazon Help Page.

Option 2: Email MOBI File
You can also use the Send-to-Kindle email address.

-Send documents to your Kindle as an email attachment
You can send documents to your registered Kindle devices, free Kindle reading applications, and your Kindle Library in the Amazon Cloud by e-mailing them to your Send-to-Kindle e-mail address ([name] Your Send-to-Kindle e-mail address is a unique e-mail address assigned to each of your Kindle devices and free Kindle reading applications upon registration.

-How to send a document to your Kindle:
To find your Send-to-Kindle e-mail address, visit the Manage your Devices page at Manage Your Kindle.
-Documents can only be sent to your Kindle devices or apps from e-mail accounts that you added to your Approved Personal Document E-mail List. To add an e-mail account, visit the Personal Document Settings page at Manage Your Kindle.
-To send a document to your Kindle device or app, simply attach it to an e-mail addressed to your Send-to-Kindle e-mail.
It is not necessary to include a subject in the email.

(want to send from your computer, android device, or Chrome Browser? Check Amazon’s other help information here)

Want to read the EPUB version of the book?

There are many different ways to open and read from an Epub file. Check out this wiki how that details 6 different ways read Epub books and documents on PCs, Macs, Android, Iphone and more.

Still have trouble after following all the instructions above? Shoot me an email.