How to Delete a Downloaded Audiobook from the iPhone Audible App

Audiobooks are a convenient alternative to a traditional book if you are often driving or doing something where reading would be difficult. Audible is one of the leading audiobook providers, and they have an iPhone app that allows for books to be downloaded directly to the device. The iPhone is a natural companion for audiobook listeners, as the device can easily be connected to many car, home or office audio systems, allowing you to listen to them in a variety of locations.

But audiobook files can be rather large, thus preventing you from downloading a lot of other items. Fortunately any audiobook that you have downloaded through the Audible app on your iPhone can be deleted by following the steps in our tutorial below.


Deleting an Audiobook in the Audible iPhone App

This article was written using an iPhone 6 Plus, in iOS 8. The version of the Audible app used for this guide was the most current version available at the time this article was written.


Step 1: Open the Audible app.

open the audible app



Step 2: Tap the My Library tab at the bottom-left corner of the screen.

select the my library option



Step 3: Touch the Delete button near the top of the screen.

touch the delete button



Step 4: Tap the red circle to the left of the book that you want to delete.

tap the red button next to the book



Step 5: Touch the red Remove button.

tap the remove button



Step 6: Touch the Remove button to confirm that you want to delete the audiobook from your device.

touch the remove button



Do you need to delete some other items from your iPhone to free up some space? Read our guide to deleting items on an iPhone. newsletter
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