I want to post quotes from my kindle paperwhite to goodreads but share button always disabled.

I tuned progress posting and finding books in goodreads using this question and I found information that quotes sharing available only for USA, Canada and Australia but I am from other country.

I try to find difference between amazon book from which I can post quotes and my sideloaded book from which I can't post quotes and I didn't find it.

Are there anybody who found the way to share quotes for sideloaded books?

I am not completely sure, but my best guess is that Share quote feature requires that a book loaded on your Kindle be identifiable on Goodreads. This is trivial for Kindle books with their ASIN ids, but not so easy with sideloaded content. If I were in this situation, I would try finding out if I could manually assign ASIN id to a sideloaded book using Calibre or some such other tool (assuming the book exists on Goodreads database in the first place).

HTH

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    Amazon ASIN is needed to share reading progress too. I set it via calibre in sideloaded book, but I can't share quotes – Magog Mar 13 '16 at 8:15

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