Stories come to life
one message at a time.

Hundreds of exclusive short stories when you subscribe on Amazon for $2.99/month.

Short stories any time, anywhere

Stories come to life
one message at a time

Hundreds of exclusive short stories when you subscribe on Amazon for $2.99/month.

Bamboo the panda

Original stories, only found on Amazon Rapids

Amazon Rapids' stories are perfect for kids on the go. The exclusive content has been designed to make kids laugh and to provoke their imagination. From the very first line kids will be captivated with Amazon Rapids world of short stories.

Bamboo the panda

How it works

Unique chat style

Unique chat style

Stories are told through the lens of characters chatting with each other, letting stories come to life one message at a time.

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Built-in glossary

Built-in glossary

Kids can easily look up the definition and pronunciation of words to help build their reading confidence.

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Hundreds of stories

Hundreds of original stories

Explore a large and growing library that’s filled with hundreds of original stories.

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Exclusive stories added every month

Browse hundreds of thrilling stories that will show your child how much fun reading can be.

  • Funny BonesFunny Bones
  • The ExperimentThe Experiment
  • Rescue RapunzelRescue Rapunzel
  • Blobert the BlobfishBlobert the Blobfish
  • Worm vs. Early BirdWorm vs. Early Bird
  • Alien InvasionAlien Invasion
  • Stop That, Steven!Stop That, Steven!
  • The Big SpeechThe Big Speech
  • Virtual AgonyVirtual Agony
  • Monsters in TrainingMonsters in Training
  • DognappedDognapped
  • #SpringChickens#SpringChickens
  • Chicken CrossingChicken Crossing
  • Nick ChamberlainNick Chamberlain

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Dedicated to making reading fun

“A child’s early reading experiences should be fun, enjoyable, and approachable – something they want to relive again and again. Reading should make them laugh, captivate them, and provoke their imagination.” – The Amazon Rapids Team

“A child’s early reading experiences should be fun, enjoyable, and approachable – something they want to relive again and again. Reading should make them laugh, captivate them, and provoke their imagination.” – The Amazon Rapids Team

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