Kindle Paperwhite Kids – Includes access to thousands of books, a kid-friendly cover, and a 2-year worry-free guarantee
Enhance your purchase
- Great value – Includes a Kindle Paperwhite (11th generation), 1 year of Amazon Kids+, a kid-friendly cover, and a 2-year worry-free guarantee—up to a $249 value.
- Reading done right – Kindle Paperwhite Kids is purpose-built for reading (not a toy), with a black & white 6.8” 300 ppi glare-free display, and up to 10 weeks of battery life.
- Amazon Kids+ – Enjoy a 1-year subscription to Amazon Kids+, which includes thousands of books and hundreds of Audible books. After 1 year, your subscription will automatically renew every month starting at just $4.99/month plus applicable tax. You may cancel anytime by visiting the Amazon Parent Dashboard or contacting Customer Service.
- No distractions – Kindle Paperwhite Kids is designed for reading—no apps, videos, or games. It also offers OpenDyslexic, a font preferred by some readers with dyslexia.
- Waterproof and worry-free – Kids can take their Kindle Paperwhite Kids on the go to read by the pool or the beach. Kindle Paperwhite Kids has been tested to withstand accidental immersion in water. And with a 2-year worry-free guarantee, if it breaks, return it and we'll replace it for free.
- Anytime reading – Adjustable warm light lets kids read indoors and outdoors, day and night.
- Tools for readers – Kindle Paperwhite Kids includes Vocabulary Builder and Word Wise to help young readers build their skills.
We want you to know
For Amazon Kids+ customers who already have a subscription to Amazon Kids+, your active subscription will be automatically replaced as soon as you activate a new Kindle Paperwhite Kids, and you’ll receive one year of Amazon Kids+ from that time. Click to learn more about this subscription.
A device to establish healthy reading habits
When a child sits down with their Kindle, they read on average more than an hour a day. Kindle Paperwhite Kids is designed just for reading, which means no distractions from apps, videos, or games.
The bundle includes 1 year of Amazon Kids+ (auto-renews after 1 year), a kid-friendly cover, and a 2-year worry-free guarantee—up to a $249 value.
A library full of kid-friendly content
Every Kindle Paperwhite Kids comes with 1 year of Amazon Kids+, an auto-renewing subscription with access to thousands of books. From timeless classics like Bridge to Terabithia, to popular series like Harry Potter and Ramona Quimby, Kindle Paperwhite Kids has the books that will inspire a love of reading. Learn how to add additional books to your child's profile.
Waterproof and worry-free
Kindle Paperwhite Kids is waterproof (IPX8-rated) and has been lab-tested to protect against accidental immersion in up to two meters of fresh water for up to 60 minutes and 0.25 meters for 3 minutes in seawater. Learn more about waterproof features.
And, with the 2-year worry-free guarantee, if it breaks, return it and we’ll replace it for free. Find out more.
We’ve also included a cover made to last, with magnets that close the cover securely and a durable exterior that protects it from scratches. Just like a book, it opens and closes to wake the Kindle Paperwhite Kids or put it to sleep, and is available in a range of kid-friendly designs.
Kid tested, parent approved
Set educational goals and manage content with easy-to-use parental controls. With Parent Dashboard, you can adjust age filters, add books to your child's library, view reading progress, and more. And because Kindle Paperwhite Kids is designed only for reading, in Amazon Kids, kids don’t have access to the Internet or social media. Kindle Paperwhite Kids even offers OpenDyslexic, a font preferred by some readers with dyslexia.
Frequently Asked Questions
1: What is the Parent Dashboard?
Parent Dashboard allows parents to get the most out of Kindle Paperwhite Kids. You can adjust age filters, add books to your child's library, view your child's reading progress, and more.
2: What books are available in Amazon Kids+?
Amazon Kids+ includes the complete Harry Potter series, and the first book from other popular series such as Artemis Fowl. We are always adding more content to the Amazon Kids+ library, including these top titles and recently added books. Kids can explore the catalog by searching for specific titles and authors, or browse by themes such as Popular Books, New Books, and more.
3: How can I access even more Books?
Amazon Kids+ provides access to books over a range of reading levels, and automatically filters out what your child sees based on their age. To see a wider selection of titles, go to Parent Dashboard to adjust the age filter in your child's profile setting. Parents can also purchase additional titles from the Kindle Store, and add them to their child's profile via Parent Dashboard.
4. How is Kindle Kids Paperwhite different from a tablet?
Kindle Paperwhite Kids is purpose built for reading, with a black & white glare-free display and up to 10 weeks of battery life. It performs differently than a tablet, because it's geared for reading books – no games, no ads, no videos, no distractions.
Every day is an earth day
You don’t have to be an environmental scientist to make sustainable choices. We considered sustainability in the design of this Kindle device. Here’s how:
60% post-consumer recycled plastics in Kindle
70% recycled magnesium in Kindle
28% post-consumer recycled plastics in cover
95% of this device’s packaging is made of wood fiber-based materials from responsibly managed forests or recycled sources.
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|Price||From: $89.99||From: $139.99||From: $109.99||From: $159.99|
|Display Size||6" glare-free||6.8" glare-free||6" glare-free||6.8" glare-free|
|Storage||8 GB||8 GB or 32 GB||8 GB||8 GB|
|Resolution||167 ppi||300 ppi||167 ppi||300 ppi|
|Front light||4 LEDs||17 LEDs||4 LEDs||17 LEDs|
|Weeks of battery life|
|Audible (via Bluetooth)|
|1-year Amazon Kids+ subscription||Sold separately starting at $4.99/month||Sold separately starting at $4.99/month|
|Cover||Sold separately||Sold separately|
|Adjustable warm light|
|Auto-adjusting light sensors||Offered on Signature Edition|
|Wireless charging||Offered on Signature Edition|
|Color||Black or White||Black||Black Kindle with Blue, Pink, Birds or Space Station Cover||Black Kindle with Black, Emerald Forest, or Robot Dreams Cover|
|Warranty||1-year limited warranty||1-year limited warranty||2-year worry-free guarantee||2-year worry-free guarantee|
Kindle Paperwhite Kids
Amazon's 6.8” Paperwhite display technology with built-in light, 300 ppi, optimized font technology, 16-level gray scale.
5.1” x 6.9” x .5” (129.2 x 175.5 x 13.5 mm)