If you are planning to search Amazon for gifts you could buy your Mom, make sure to visit 2018 Mother’s Day Gift Shop.
It’s an extensive directory of recommended products from several categories, including jewelry, watches, home decor, books, or gift cards.
When you narrow down the search to Electronics category, you’ll be able to quickly scan most attractive deals on Amazon devices: Kindle e-readers, Fire tablets, and Echo smart speakers.
As we are tech geeks who love to read, we’re most excited to share everything that’s related to digital reading. Therefore, you will find below a selection of the best deals related to Kindle, and other Amazon devices.
If you, however, would like to find more inspiration, make sure to explore the list of bookish gifts and accessories for Mother’s Day, where you will see the home decor, jewelry, book-scented candles, and personalized accessories.
A round-up of Mother’s Day 2018 deals
Deals on Kindle e-readers and bundles
If Amazon starts offering any new Kindle deal, you’ll see it first on a special landing page with currently offered Kindle e-readers and bundles.
In the list below, you’ll see bundles designed for kids. While Kindle for Kids Bundle is not an ideal gift idea for you Mom, you can already start thinking about what to give your kids for Children’s Day.
When you want to send a Kindle or Fire as a gift, make sure to mark “this is a gift” box. It will be sent as an unregistered device. Thanks to that, your Mom would be able to sign up with her Amazon credentials.
Now, it is time to explore the best deals for Mother’s Day 2018:
- Top deal: get the basic Kindle for $59.99 – the regular price of the entry-level Kindle model is
$79.99. You can, get it now at the price reduced by $20 (25%), to $59.99. The deal is the same as for the Mothers’s Day 2018,
- Top deal: save $60 on Kindle Paperwhite Gift Bundle – it’s our favorite Kindle deal offered for Mother’s Day 2018. The bundle is perfect for active women, who like to read outside. It includes the front-lighted Kindle Paperwhite, Amazon’s original leather cover, and a shoulder travel bag is available in five color options. If you bought these items separately, you’d pay
$209.97, but the price is currently set to $149.97, so your saving is $60 what accounts for 29% of the regular price,
- save $20 on Kindle Paperwhite – you can save the same amount of money if you decide to buy Amazon’s most popular Kindle model, which sports the front-lighted display and comes in two colors, White and Black. Currently, the price is reduced by 17% to $99.99 (
$119.99) for the cheapest version with Wi-Fi and special offers,
- save $45 on Kindle for Kids Bundle – in May 2018, you can get a special Kindle bundle that’s designed for children. Besides the entry-level Kindle model, it includes a durable kid-friendly case cover, and a 2-year worry-free guarantee. Now you can get it for $79.99 (
$124.98), and keep 36% in your pocket. It sounds like a better idea for Children’s Day rather than Mother’s Day,
- Kindle Essentials Bundle is $35 off – the bundle includes 8th-generation Kindle e-reader with ads, worth $79.99, Amazon’s original Kindle case cover ($29.99), and Amazon 5W power adapter ($19.99). The total price is
$129.97, but before Mother’s Day (and, who knows, maybe the deal will last until Father’s Day) you can get it for $94.97,
- $40 off Kindle Paperwhite Essentials Bundle – the total value of the bundle is
$179.97. With the discount of $40, you’ll currently pay $139.97, which is a 22% saving. The bundle includes the latest-generation Kindle Paperwhite, Amazon’s original leather cover, and 5W power adapter. Please note that only a Black version is available in the bundle,
- up to 25% off refurbished and pre-owned Kindles – getting a pre-owned or certified refurbished Kindle is always a good option to check out if the model you like is not included in the regular promotion. Take a look at the certified refurbished Kindle Voyage. A version with special offers, worth
$169.99, is available for $149.99,
- get $25 toward a new Kindle with trade-in – if you are ready to upgrade your old Kindle, you can get $25 promotional credit plus Amazon.com Gift Card,
Deals on ebooks, audiobooks, and subscriptions
What if your Mom already has a Kindle or other e-reading device? She would most probably want more books!
In the list below, you will find current deals on Kindle ebooks, as well as information about special offers on Amazon subscriptions: Kindle Unlimited (ebooks, comic books, magazines), and Audible (audiobooks).
Before the list, just a reminder that Kindle ebooks can be read not only on the Kindle or Fire, but most other devices, including iPad and iPhone, and Android-powered smartphones and tablets. The only thing to do is to download a free Kindle reading app.
What are the most interesting digital deals for Mother’s Day 2018? Let’s take a look:
- Top deal: save up to 80% on almost 700 Kindle ebooks – daily deals are a great way to grab interesting Kindle ebooks at reduced prices, but month-long deals are equally interesting. In the directory of Monthly Kindle Deals for $3.09 or Less, you will find 688 titles in several popular categories. Your Mom would most likely be interested in Biographies & Memoirs. Over 100 books are featured, including Coming Clean by Kimberly Rae Miller, Donna Foley Mabry’s Maude, and Finding Me by Michelle Knight and Michelle Burford,
- Ends May 7: get 3 months of Kindle Unlimited for $1.99 – a regular monthly price for Amazon’s ebook subscription is $9.99, but if you are a Prime member and never tried Kindle Unlimited before, you are eligible to grab three months of the subscription for just $1.99. Having in mind that you’ll have one month of the free trial anyway, your saving equals two months of the service which is around $20,
- Ends May 13: get free Kindle and save $20 on Audible subscription – it looks like a perfect Mother’s Day deal, and we hope it will be prolonged (as it already happened once). If you buy the 12-month Audible subscription, you’ll save $20 by paying $129.99 instead of
$149.50. What’s more – and this it big – you will get a free Kindle, worth $79.99. The total saving is almost $100!
- Kindle exclusive deals starting at $0.99 – Kindle Exclusives are titles that you won’t find in other ebookstores. Most of them are available via Kindle Unlimited. In this directory, you will find almost 900 Kindle exclusive books with reduced prices. You can start from top-rated deals, or find best books by price (less than $1, $2, or $3),
- over 1,000 Kindle Countdown deals – Kindle Countdown is the most extensive directory of discounted Kindle ebooks. The books are offered directly by the authors of the books. In the countdown deal, the price of the book goes up gradually. At the beginning, it’s usually $0.99, after a couple of days it’s raised to $1.99, and so on.
Deals on Fire tablets
Take a look at the Amazon Fire device front page. It includes all currently available devices, not only the ones that are offered via Mother’s Day promotions.
- Top deal: get Fire 7 for $39.99 – the 7-inch Fire is Amazon’s most affordable tablet. The regular price is
$49.99but for Mothers Day 2018 the device is discounted by $10, so that you can grab by for only $39.99, and your saving is 20%,
- save $20 on Fire HD 8 – the middle-size Fire tablet is also on sale for Mother’s Day 2018. It features the 8-inch HD display, and you can get it for $59.99 which means a 25% discount from
- save $30 on the 10-inch Fire HD – Fire HD 10 is a powerful entertainment machine. It combines widescreen 1080p Full HD display (1920 × 1200 px, 224 ppi) with hands-free Alexa voice assistant. Its list price is
$149.99, but you can get it now tablet for $119.99 and save $30,
- get Fire 7 Kids Edition Tablet for $79.99 – the Kids Edition bundle based on the 7-inch Fire includes, besides the tablet, a kid-friendly case, and a 2-year worry-free guarantee. Right now the price is reduced from
$99.99to $79.99, so your saving is 20%,
- save $30 on Fire HD 8 Kids Edition – a similar bundle that’s designed for kids, but is based on the 8-inch Fire HD, usually costs
$129.99. For Mother’s Day 2018, its price was reduced to $99.99. You can treat it as an early Children’s Day deal.
Deals on Echo speakers & Alexa-enabled devices
Make sure to explore the full range of Amazon’s Echo smart speakers, including the ones that are offered at reduced prices.
In this directory, you will also find all Alexa-enabled devices, such as Fire tablets or Fire TV sticks.
Here is a round-up of the best Mother’s Day 2018 offers on Echo & Alexa devices:
- Top deal: get Fire TV Stick for $29.99 – it’s the lowest price for an Amazon device in May 2018. The next generation of Tv Stick comes with Alexa Voice Remote. It means you can launch and control content with your voice. The device costs now $29.99, down from the regular price of
$39.99, which is a 25% price cut,
- Top deal: save $70 on Amazon Echo Show – this is the highest deal on Amazon device when it comes to real money – you can keep in your pocket as much as $70. Introduced in June 2017, Echo Show is an attention-catching smart speaker with a large 7-inch touchscreen display and powerful, room-filling Dolby speakers. The regular price of this device is
$229.99but with the deal you can buy it for only $159.99,
- get Echo Dot for $39.99 – with Echo Dot you can bring Alexa to any room – especially now when the smart speaker has the price reduced by $10, to $39.99. It makes the saving of 20%,
- save $15 on 2nd-generation Echo – Alexa-enabled smart speaker is available in a range of fashionable designs including fabrics and wood veneers. You can grab the device for $84.99, instead of
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How to make the most of Amazon deals?
Here is a shortened guide to Amazon deals. Make sure to follow these simple rules and tips, and you’ll save more!
Get latest deals to your inbox – you can be sure you won’t miss any deal if you subscribe to email newsletters from Amazon. Go to Amazon subscriptions, and find Deals section. Check Daily Deals and/or Amazon Coupons. Daily Deals email includes most interesting deals featured in Amazon Gold Box.
Check Amazon Gold Box before everything else – if you visit Amazon to buy a product from a specific category, you should, first of all, check out whether any items are currently featured in Amazon Bold Box, a home for Amazon’s best short-term deals from all categories.
Explore Amazon during shopping events – if you don’ want to be notified of new deals every day or week, you can just keep in mind that Amazon offers huge deals not only during Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
What are the most attractive shopping events on Amazon? Here is a list:
- Valentine’s Day – first half of February
- National Reading Month – March
- Mother’s Day – beginning of May
- Prime Day – beginning of July
- Summer Deals – July / August
- Back to School – second half of August
- Black Friday – last Friday of November
- Cyber Monday – first Monday after Black Friday
- End-of-year Deals – after Christmas
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