5 Incredible Free Book Apps For iPhone

by Raja Habib on December 2, 2014

free book apps for iphoneHaving a good e-book on your iPhone can be a great way to pass time. You may even learn some great stuff from the book too. Although Apple iPad and its iBookstore are awesome for reading e-books, but you can still read the e-books on your iPhone and iPod touch without buying iPad. There are some fantastic free book apps for iPhone in the App Store, which help you do this. Here in this article, we will share 5 wonderful iPhone e-book reader apps with you. You can select the one that suits your needs.

1. Kindle for iPhone:

Kindle for iPhone is one of the best free book apps, iPhone users can use. The best thing about Kindle is the number of books you can access. 240,000 books on your phone is something. It is an easy to use app. You can read the book one page at a time. You can flick through the pages with your thumb.

Kindle for iPhone is totally free, but you have to pay for the books. You need to buy the books from Amazon, through Safari. With the Whispersync feature, it can keep a track of where you are in the e-book. With this feature, your Kindle device will give you an option to start reading from where you left off earlier.

2. B&N eReader:

This free e-book app is from Barnes & Noble. If you don’t know them, they are giants in book selling. This free app comes with 5 free e-books. Besides these free e-books, this app also comes with a free copy of Merriam-Webster’s Pocket Dictionary.

You can very easily change the color of text, background and links according to your liking. The books you download are stored in the cloud. You can access these from other devices as well, which include Mac, PC and other devices.

3. Stanza:

Stanza is one of the best free book apps for iPhone. The highlight of this app is that it gives you access to 50,000 ebooks from Project Gutenberg and Feedbooks.

It provides the readers with the ability to turn the pages by sliding the fingers across the screen. Another feature of this app is the option to change the background to black and the text color to white. This helps in reading the books in dark. For many, it was the spark that rekindled their love for reading. This app supports many different formats including .pdf, .txt, .html, .epub, .mobi, and .pdb.

4. Wattpad 100,000+ Books:

Wattpad is another awesome free book app for iPhone. This app also allows the readers to change the color and typeface of the text and the background. This app comes with six free e-books, which can be easily deleted or replaced. This app also gives you the ability to search for the ebooks. Another feature that sets this app apart from the others is the social sharing. You can share the titles with your friends and family via email, Twitter or Facebook.

5. eBooks by Kobo:

This is another superb free app for the e-book lovers. The main focus of this book is on the best-sellers and the latest e-books. It offers huge discounts on the current titles. One of the cool features of this app is that it provides you with a free e-book every week. Another cool feature of this app is the social sharing and commenting. Readers of an ebook can share their comments about certain books, pages etc through this app, which can lead to some nice conversations about the books.

These are what we think are the best free book apps for iPhone. What are your favorite e-book apps for iOS? Please do share with us in the comments below.

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