We will be notifying fan authors tomorrow, May 16th. There is an element of anarchy, a challenge to the establishment, in fan fiction. Please only add the best of the best! Checking in on Kindle Worlds One of Amazon's most innovative programs is Kindle Worlds (at AmazonSmile: support a non-profit of your choice by shopping*) It took the idea of fan fiction (or "fanfic"), and changed it considerably. Kindle Worlds: Amazon mainstreams fanfic (ilmk.wordpress.com) […] iank Says: May 23, 2013 at 12:17 am | Reply. Yesterday, Amazon announced the launch of Kindle Worlds, a new initiative aimed at letting fan fiction (sometimes falled fanfiction or fanfic) authors profit from some of their writing by making it available for sale in the Kindle store. Best Kindle Worlds Fanfiction This list is designed to help readers find quality fanfiction in Amazon's new Kindle World's store. Today, Kindle Worlds is launching Sex, Vows & Babies from the duo writing as Fiona Davenport. As a valued member of the Kindle Worlds licensor community, we wanted to let you know that the Kindle Worlds program is closing. In their own words: We are incredibly excited to open up a Kindle World based upon the Sex & Vows and Yeah, Baby series. Unlike the "real" world of fanfiction, where imaginations are completely unfettered, Kindle Worlds has limits, such as no cross-overs…and no pornography. All Votes Add Books To This List. The idea is both simple and bold. As of May 17th, Kindle Worlds will no longer be accepting new submissions.Previously published Kindle Worlds stories will no longer be available for sale on Amazon.com on or around July 16th. The notice said Kindle Worlds stories would no longer be available for sale on Amazon by mid-July and that the Kindle Worlds website would close by the end of that August. Thanks to Kindle Worlds, fanfic writers can legally publish. I agree, this is a great idea (with a few reservations on some of the details). 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