You may have Word files or ebook to read on your Kindle. You can convert Word files to AZW format, which is the main ebook format you buy on Amzon's Kindle Store. It can ensure maximum readability on Kindle. It's proprietary and variant of MOBI format. You can use free online converter or free Mobipocker Creator to create AZW format from Word format easily.
Solution 1: Create AZW format ebook from Word with online converter
online-convert.com allow you to make various documents conversions for free online. It's ebook converter can make many kinds of ebook formats like AZW, ePub, FB2, LIT, LRF, PDF, PDB, MOBI, TCR. Choose the ebook converter and click "Convert to AZW" on the left pane. You can create AZW from Word in three steps.
Step 1: Browse your computer to upload your Word file or enter the URL of Word file.
Step 2: Change settings as needed like target ebook reader, book title, book author and more.
Step 3: Click the "Convert file" button. Then you can download AZW file on the website.
Solution 2: Convert Word to AZW with Calibre
Calibre can't directly turn Word into AZW ebook. Firstly, you need to save Word as HTML file. Then you can convert HTML file to AZW with Calibre.
Step 1: Open Word document in Microsoft.
Step 2: Click on the File menu and choose Save as HTML.
Step 3: Click Yes or Save in the dialog box.
Step 4: Install and run the Calibre on your computer.
Step 5: Add HTML file into the software and highlight the HTML file.
Step 6: Click the "Convert eBooks" button. Then choose output format as AZW and click "OK".
Solution 3: Make AZW ebook with Mobipocker Creator
Mobipocket Creator is a free Mobipocket ebook creator for Windows.
Step 1: Go to Mobipocket website and download the Mobipocket Creator to your computer.
Step 2: Install and launch Mobipocket Creator on your computer.
Step 3: Go to "Import from Existing File" and choosing Microsoft Word.
Step 4: Choose the Word file that you want to convert to AZW. It only can convert one file at a time. Then click "Open". Click on "Settings" to change your output file type to AZW.
Step 5: Click "Build" to start the conversion. When it finishes conversion, you will receive a message. Click "OK" and you can obtain AZW file.
Useful Tips: PDF is a standard file format to transfer information. So you can make PDF from Word format. The Mac Word to PDF Converter is the best software you can make conversion. It's simple to use and support batch converting Word files.