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README.md

Kindle Highlights Fetcher

This little application will fetch a list of all your highlights from your kindle ebooks.

Installation

gem install kindle

Usage

kindle # Will prompt you for your login info. Don't worry it isn't stored.

Preserve Amazon username on your local machine

cp .env.sample .env

And then, change your username AMAZON_USERNAME in .env

Fetch highlights of different domain

Add KINDLE_DOMAIN=amazon.co.jp to .env (Example: Japanese site)

Limit the count of fetching

Fetching all your highlights could take time. You can limit the count of fetching.

Add FETCH_COUNT_LIMIT=5 to .env

Other usage and license

Hastily thrown together but incredibly useful since Amazon does not provide an API for kindle highlights. Please use this however you would like. This is licensed under MIT license.

© 2012 Matt Petty @lodestone

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