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Where does Kindle Reader for Mac OS X from the App Store store my books?


Where does Kindle Reader for Mac OS X store my books?


Here:


/Users/yourusername/Library/Containers/com.amazon.Kindle/Data/Library/Application Support/Kindle/My Kindle Content/

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