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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Leather Cover, Fuchsia (does not fit Kindle or Kindle Touch)

4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,445 customer reviews)

  • Designed by Amazon to be the lightest and thinnest protective cover for Kindle Paperwhite (will not fit Kindle or Kindle Touch)
  • Wake or put your device to sleep by opening or closing the cover
  • Secures your device without straps covering the front
  • Magnetic clasp ensures cover is securely closed
  • Premium natural leather exterior protects with style
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Made for Kindle Paperwhite
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(Does not fit Kindle or Kindle Touch) This product is designed to fit Kindle Paperwhite.

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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Leather Cover, Fuchsia (does not fit Kindle or Kindle Touch) + Kindle Paperwhite, 6" High-Resolution Display (212 ppi) with Built-in Light, Wi-Fi - Includes Special Offers + Amazon Kindle 5W USB Power Adapter
Price for all three: $172.98

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Product Details

  • Item Weight: 5.6 ounces
  • Shipping Weight: 5.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • ASIN: B007R5YGO2
  • Item model number: 53-000159
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,445 customer reviews)
  • Date first available at Amazon.com: September 3, 2012
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Product Description

Product Description

Our genuine leather cover was engineered to be the lightest and thinnest protective cover for your Kindle Paperwhite. A fusion of soft, premium textured leather and an innovative, form-fitted interior secures Kindle Paperwhite without any hinges or straps. The cover automatically puts your Paperwhite to sleep when it is closed and wakes your device upon opening making it so easy to jump back into your latest book.

From the Manufacturer

Amazon's Leather Cover for Your Kindle Paperwhite

Better Together

Our genuine leather cover was engineered to be the lightest and thinnest protective cover for your Kindle Paperwhite. A fusion of soft, premium textured leather and an innovative, form-fitted interior secures Kindle Paperwhite without any hinges or straps.

The cover automatically puts your Paperwhite to sleep when it is closed and wakes your device upon opening making it so easy to jump back into your latest book.

Lose Yourself in Your Reading

Our top design objective is to make Kindle devices and accessories disappear, just like a physical book, so you can get lost in your reading.

We achieved this with a form fitted cover that does not require straps over the front of the device, enabling the cover to wake your Kindle or put it to sleep by opening and closing it, and a subtle woven nylon interior perfectly colored to disappear along with the device. Additionally, the cover is designed to fold back, so you can read comfortably with just one hand.

On the Go

Thin, lightweight, and durable, this cover is perfect for taking Kindle Paperwhite wherever you go. When you are finished enjoying your content, simply close the cover to put your Kindle Paperwhite to sleep and you are good to go. The integrated magnetic closure will ensure your cover stays shut while in a backpack, purse, or briefcase.

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42 of 51 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Good Quality but Lacking Important Features October 4, 2012
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To begin this review I should mention that I am a heavy Kindle user and previously owned the Keyboard Kindle. On this older Kindle I had a great cover. It had a magnetic tab closure to hold the cover closed. when you flipped the cover completely open, that same tab could flip around and hold the cover open. You could then slide your hand into the inside pocket to hold the Kindle with one hand. Either Hand. And you could easily use the hand holding the device to change pages with ease.

This Paperwhite cover is beautiful. It feels like heavyweight cardboard with a plastic back case. The Kindle fits very well. And there is a fun feature that wakes your Kindle when you open the case. Fun, but far less necessary than the missing features. The case snaps closed, but won't remain open. There is no pocket or loop on the inside of the case to slip your hand into. Ultimately, there is no comfortable way to hold the Kindle in this case in one hand and turn the pages.

I'm very disappointed, especially since I pre-ordered this case and paid full retail price for it. Without these features the only advantage that this case provides is to protect the Kindle when it's in my handbag, and I can get a $15 case later to accomplish that.

I'm a huge fan of Amazon and have been a Prime member for years. I have purchased 4 Kindles to date. But this Amazon product disappoints me. The designers added a cool new feature but neglected the basics. I will be returning it.
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17 of 19 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars it sings like a bird... January 9, 2014
By kandyce
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I take care of my things because I don't have alot of money to replace something if it gets ruined. Years ago I was given a kindle keyboard along with the $40+ Amazon lighted cover. I took care of both, so that when I was given the kindle paperwhite, I was able to give both the kindle keyboard and the lighted cover to my brother-in-law in practically-new condition.

Although I had to save for it, I bought the Amazon paperwhite cover at $40+ because I believed it to be a smart investment. I didn't want to risk any damage to an unprotected device because I bought some cheap cover that fell apart two days later. I also believed the kindlewhite cover to be the equivalent of my old cover in quality, since it is its equal in price and is made by the same manufacturer. So despite the bad reviews, I had very little anxiety over the purchase of the kindle paperwhite cover. After all, there are almost always bad reviews about even the best of products, with reasons ranging from random defective items to the buyer's failure to read all pertinent product information prior to puchase, and also, of course, to the fact that some people just have to complain about something. But while it is true that you just can't please some people, I do not believe that to be the situation here.

This cover really *isn't* leather, but is a type of vinyl, and the front-piece of the cover really *is* incredibly flimsy. I put my kindle (in its cover) in my purse, safe inside a compartment all by itself and went to town on 3 errands lasting perhaps 20 minutes. When I returned home and took my kindle out of my purse, I found that a flap of the vinyl from the front-piece of the cover had detached and was hanging open.
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9 of 9 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Love the cover November 4, 2012
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I love this cover for my Kindle Paperwhite. I read in bed before going to sleep and it is so nice to be able to just close it like a book and go to sleep. It is soft, folds all the way back, is not too heavy, works great and as advertised.
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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars 5 star product! minus a star for the price October 6, 2012
By Beverly
I looked at many covers for the paperwhite and decided to go with the original. I am very happy with my decision. The PW sits inside of the cover with rubber edges to keep it in place. It's pretty snug so the PW won't have a chance to fall out. Without using elastic bands on each corner to hold the device (seen in other covers), the PW looks sleek and clean. The cover adds a little weight but it's keeping my PW well protected. The magnet function makes it so convenient. I love not having to push the button every time I use the device to wake it up or put it to sleep. Just open the cover and it's ready to go! The fuchsia color is accurate and adds a little personality to my PW. Took off a star for the price..but overall, it's a 5 star product!
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great Case November 21, 2012
By Sulien
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This case does exactly as described. It fits snug so you dont have to worry about the kindle falling out, and the case is made of durable material. I was a little hesitant at spending so much for a case when there are others out there for less, but this one was totally worth it. It also keeps the kindle safe without the bulk. Totally recommend this product!
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25 of 32 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Works fine but very uncomfortable to hold October 4, 2012
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I owned a Kindle fitted cover for the Kindle Touch, and it had a similar design to this cover. It was very comfortable to hold, so I was glad to order one for my Kindle Paperwhite. Unfortunately, the product has change and how has sharp edges, a metallic clasp right where it is held by the right hand, and a rougher interior fabric. As much as I like the basic design, I've returned mine.
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars AWESOME December 25, 2012
By Shannon
It works perfectly with my kindle paperwhite! Love it!
It sleeps when I close it, which is reallly good and the color is amazing!
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars
This is a very nice cover for the Kindle Paperwhite. I wish the cover opened flatter though.
Published 12 hours ago by S Flet
5.0 out of 5 stars easy to carry
lightweight, easy to carry, love that it turns off my Kindle when I close the cover
Published 1 day ago by Daniel Barnhardt
5.0 out of 5 stars The leather feels and looks good, and the magnetic on and off feature...
The fit is tight and the purpose is served. The leather feels and looks good, and the magnetic on and off feature built in makes it super easy to just open and begin reading.
Published 2 days ago by Shea
5.0 out of 5 stars Fuchsia Paperwhite Leather Cover
Great color and perfect fit for the Paperwhite. I have had no issues with anything related to this cover, fit, or how it is intended to be used. Read more
Published 2 days ago by jag
4.0 out of 5 stars ... is exactly as it appears and the cover feels sturdy and strong
The color is exactly as it appears and the cover feels sturdy and strong, The leather cover has texture and I have been using it for a couple months now with amazingly absolutely... Read more
Published 3 days ago by Cag1957
5.0 out of 5 stars Love the paperwhite
Love the paperwhite. Always have it in my purse (except when charging or reading it on my stationary bike). Love that there is no glare and it is easily read in bright sunlight.
Published 5 days ago by Suzanne M Corbin
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Amazing colour and great quality
Published 5 days ago by stella9101998
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
My favorite color!
Published 7 days ago by msunshine
4.0 out of 5 stars Nice case. A little expensive.
This is a really nice case for a Kindle. It's got a very book-like feel (although it ends up being smaller than most books). Read more
Published 7 days ago by Jamin VanderBerg
5.0 out of 5 stars Pretty in pink
Great quality. However, sometimes needs to be opened twice over to turn on book.
Published 9 days ago by Annie
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