Best e-Books Apps

e-Book apps are found in this category. These apps allow the user to choose from collections of electronic books to read on their smartphone. Types include free, paid, and subscription based e-Book apps. e-Book apps are great for those who love to read and are looking to read while on the go.

Last updated 04-24-2017

Amazon Kindle
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Amazon Kindle

Android
iOS

Seller: Amazon Mobile LLC

40 4

Books can be heavy, and when night comes, sometimes a flash light isn't handy. Amazon Kindle gives you a brightness, and access to over 600,000 books so you can instanlt jump too your next big read. This is one of the best ways to bring your library with you, no matter where you travel!

Kindle asks what you like, and after you answer, will give you recommendations based off of what you typed in and what you have recently browsed. Buy a book, download a free reading sample, and open it in the app. Tap on a book and see the back blurb, how long it typically takes to read, and more about the series. If the author has a Kindle page, you can follow them for updates and news!

▲ Change the font, put in a background color, or even change the margins!

▲ Gather your collections to quickly find what you want to read!

▲ Instantly go to the Kindle store to grab the next book, and find new reads!

Finding books has never been so simple, and now without worrying about bending the book. Search by title and author, and see your most recent downloads, or choose to sort through grids or list format.

In the mood for a mystery? Thought about romance, but ultimately decided on horror? Read whatever you want, whenever you want with this app. Switch between genres, keep as many bookmarks as needed, and enjoy a veritable sea of words.

Android
Amazon Kindle

Amazon Kindle

Free

iOS
Kindle – Read Books, eBooks, Magazines, Newspapers & Textbooks

Kindle – Read Books, eBooks, Magazines, Newspapers & Textbooks

Free

Moon+ Reader Pro
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Moon+ Reader Pro

Android

Seller: Moon+

35 3.5

Cheers to e-books and online publication, where any bookworm can read thousands of books and publications without the hassle of lugging around books! Although nothing can really beat the smell of a printed books, they can be a bit to carry around. E-books come in handy when we yearn to read our favorite books, and find ourselves away from our collections.

What makes this app amazing is not only the amount of books that you can read in it, but that the powerful controls gives readers their preference. Font size too small? Not a problem, adjust it, and add character spacing if you want. Too bright to read? Switch to night mode to control the glare. Browse through your e-books by tapping or sweeping through the pages (your choice), or skip to that favorite part of yours, the one you like to read over and over again. For any bookworms and readers, this app will always come in handy!

▲ Continue reading your current novel, or open a random book and be surprised!

▲ Fonts, backgrounds, and even where you want to tap - customize your book to fit you!

▲ Did you find something interesting? Want to make a note? Jot down your thoughts in the margin, or highlight it!

Moon+ Reader Pro is connected to the Net Library, so in addition to reading any of your own files, you have access to Smashwords independent authors, Project Gutenberg, and Feedbooks! Browse the categories, and download the stories that catch your eye!

As a bookworm, you know that there are ways to get your reading done, and now you can carry any book you are currently reading with you. Keep checking the battery and time tracker, and make the screen fit how you want it to display - then you have the perfect reading partner!

Android
Moon+ Reader Pro

Moon+ Reader Pro

$4.99

Wattpad  📖  Free Books
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Wattpad 📖 Free Books

Android

Seller: Wattpad.com

35 3.5

Community driven, here comes a whole new way to read books -serialized fiction has come back into style, and Wattpad seems to be driving the revolution! Look through a genre you enjoy, and grab a couple of stories to read. When you find an author you like, follow them to receive notifications about updates and new stories. Wattpad is a one-stop haven to get the best out of aspiring authors worldwide!

And if you are a writer, here is your chance to build a fanbase before your submit your manuscript to a publishing company (or twenty). Learn what your readers want by talking with them, find your writing niche, and polish your prose from any digital device. Join this community of word weavers and bookworms today, and add hidden gems to your story collection!

▲ Look for what interests you - vampire to spiritual, werewolf to poetry, and even fanfiction!

▲ Behind every book is a community of readers - talk to authors by leaving a comment.

▲ Follow authors to see what is new, what has been updated, even who they are reading!

Once you have gathered all of the stories you wish to read, your bookshelf might be a little full. That is perfectly fine though - once you catch up or finish one, you can move it to the "Archive" to keep. Or create a reading list of whichever ones you would like to remember. Your "current reads" section doesn't have to be cluttered, though it might outnumber your TBR shelf!

Share statuses with your friends online, and see what everyone is reading. Receive real-time updates on every chapter published, and find the book clubs and communities that will welcome your particular reading tastes, and connect with other bookworms!

Android
Wattpad  📖  Free Books

Wattpad 📖 Free Books

Free

FBReader: Favorite Book Reader
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FBReader: Favorite Book Reader

Android

Seller: FBReader.ORG Limited

30 3

If you are a book lover at heart, you will always find a way to carry your favorite paperback wherever you go. Sitting back on a sandy shore and relaxing with your favorite book is only natural. The problem is, your insatiable hunger for literature leaves you wanting to read even more.

Enjoy a collection of wild and wonderful stories from within this app. The best thing about this tool, is it is easy to use and manage. You can change it to night mode to ease the strain on your eyes, and its sensitive touch response allows you to make transitioning between pages extremely smooth. This is indeed a must-have for any bookworms, hungry to read more!

▲The e-book can be read in full screen mode to make maximum use of the screens space.

▲ Tap to load library contents. Find books assorted by author, title, and series, etc.

▲ You can read e-books and even manga comics!

What makes this tool perfect is that it has a minimalist that allows you to focus on the story at hand. Manually load the books saved on your device or in the cloud. You may also change the font and the style for your reading convenience. After a really heavy work week in the office, what better way to de-stress than to treat yourself with your favorite book. This tool will make your quiet rest day perfect and stress-free.

Android
FBReader: Favorite Book Reader

FBReader: Favorite Book Reader

Free

OverDrive
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OverDrive

Android

Seller: OverDrive, Inc.

30 3

Borrowing books will now be a breeze! Get books from selected libraries without any trouble by downloading them onto your phone. No more visits or late fees when you borrow to read some of your favorite titles.

This app allows you to view a selection books available for borrowing at nearby libraries. With more than 300+ titles, you will never run out of wonderful things to read.

Convenient for the ever hungry book worm, numerous titles are available once you register for the app. As long as you have an account at that library, you can easily borrow any of their available books. You won't even have to worry about returning it late since the app immediately "returns" the book when the due date arrives. Satisfy your need for literary masterpieces or informative publications quickly with the use of this app.

Android
OverDrive

OverDrive

Free