Re-download books and audiobooks

To see the books and audiobooks that you've purchased previously in Apple Books, follow these steps to re-download them on your device.

How to re-download books or audiobooks on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

  1. Open the Books app, then tap Reading Now at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Tap the Sign In button Sign In button or your photo in the top right-hand corner of the screen.
  3. Under My Purchases, tap either Books or Audiobooks.
    If you use Family Sharing, you can tap a family member's name to see their purchases.
  4. Tap "Not on this [device]", then tap All Books or All Audiobooks.
  5. Find the book or audiobook you want to download, then tap the Download buttonDownload buttonCan't see the item that you've purchased?

How to re-download books or audiobooks on Mac

  1. Open Apple Books.
  2. Click Sign In or your name in the bottom left-hand corner of the screen.
  3. Under My Purchases, click Books or Audiobooks.
  4. Click "Not on this Mac" to view purchased content that isn't on your computer.
  5. Click All Books or All Audiobooks to filter your results.
  6. Find the book or audiobook you want to download, then click the Download button Download buttonCan't see the item that you've purchased?

How to re-download audiobooks on iTunes for Windows

  1. Open iTunes.
  2. From the menu bar at the top of the iTunes window, choose Account > Purchased.
    If you use Family Sharing, you'll see Family Purchases instead of Purchased.
  3. Choose Audiobooks from the menu of the iTunes window.
  4. Find the audiobook you want to re-download.
    If you use Family Sharing, you can choose a family member's name next to Purchased to see their purchases.
  5. Click the Download button Download button for the audiobook. Can't see the item that you've purchased?
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