The touch screen Kindle is here and what better way is there to look after your device than with a stylish Kindle cover.  


It is likely that once you have got you Kindle home and out of the box you will be looking for the best cover to protect your new Kindle Touch.  Designed to shield your device from scratches, knocks and bumps, a cover is the must-have accessory for any new Kindle owner.  


Whether you are impressed by the quality of the Amazon leather cases or looking for something a bit more individual, there is certainly no shortage of designs.  And with the range of gel skins, designer cases, sleeves and cases that are almost as expensive as the device itself, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed.  Here is a sample of six options that stand out for me. Now all you have to do is decide which of these best Kindle Touch covers is for you.    


Amazon Kindle Touch Lighted Leather Cover 


Kindle Touch lighted coverCredit:'s own premium leather cover offers a built in reading light, powered from the Kindle itself.  The leather cover looks and feels great, and the microfiber interior protects the screen.  This cover is lightweight and looks after the Kindle without adding unnecessary bulk.  The light is designed specifically for Kindle's e-ink display, adding brightness without adding glare and is positioned to provide an even light across the screen.     


Designer Kindle cover  -  Verso Versailles Cover for Kindle and Kindle Touch, Black/White

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Stylish, pretty and beautiful, the classic damask pattern on this cover adds an air of sophistication to your Kindle. This cover is lined with a soft microfiber material to protect your device from damage and hosts an interior pocket for documents or receipts.    


Kate Spade Kindle CoverCredit: Spade Designer Kindle cover  


Designed exclusively for Kindle and Kindle Touch by Kate Spade New York, this cover allows you to protect your Kindle in style. With a high quality finish, dressed up with the traditional spots and kate spade new york monogram, this cover is one stylish beast.  The exterior and screen will be well protected and make you the envy of all your friends.


Marware SportGrip Silicone Skin Case for Kindle Touch Cover 


This gel cover provides a soft, spongy shield of protection for your marware sportgrip silicone skin case for kindleCredit: device.  Fitting like a glove, the SportGrip offers front, corner, back and side cushioning, without adding a lot of bulk, whilst providing easy access to all ports.  The SportGrip cover utilises a special non-sticky coating, making it soft and smooth to the touch.  Designed for both the mobile and practical reader with an ergonomic and non-slip skin, this cover will see you reading out and about without worry. 


Timbuk2 Kindle + Kindle Touch Dinner Jacket with Viewing Stand and Hand Strap 

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This stylish case has a premium suede lining, is slim fit and transforms into a reading stand for enjoyable use of your ereader. With a handle for easy reading on the go, this case comes with an external pocket for cash, keys or documents. Plus it looks superb! Be the envy of all your friends.


Marware Atlas Kindle and Kindle Touch Case Cover  


This cover will keep your ereader safe from wear and tear as you go Marware Atlas Kindle CoverCredit: your business with class. With a stylish external fabric, microsuede lining and handstrap for convenient use of your device, you will be pleased to reveal this fashionable cover for your Kindle on the go. Thin, light and with built-in elastic straps to secure your device, this product comes in black, charcoal, pink and beige nylon and canvas designs. 


Another benefit with a lot of these covers is that they will fit the Kindle Touch and Kindle Touch 3G, as well as the new Kindle models.  


So there you have it.  Whether you are looking for stylish, functional, easy on the eye or the wallet, or good for on the run; there is a Kindle Touch cover with your name on it.  Review the specifications and pricing options further in order to impress your friends and protect your new Kindle from bumps and scratches and signs of your busy lifestyle as soon as you can.