Always have something to read. MegaReader gives you access to over 1.8 million free eBooks – that’s right, almost 2 million free books! Build your own personal library from both classic and free modern books for easy reading on the go.
★ “If there’s an app that offers more e-book bang for the buck, I haven’t found it.” – CNET Reviews
We’ve trekked the virtual globe to bring you the best online free books available and have presented them in a super-customizable reader for your reading pleasure. For less than a cappuccino at your local café, you can now create your very own personal library to take anywhere!
Sit down and catch up on all the classics like Sherlock Holmes, Pride and Prejudice, and War and Peace. Discover hot new indie authors and publishers. Or if science fiction and fantasy is more your thing, explore the renowned Baen Free Books catalog.
It’s easy to find great books and authors. Browse by category (e.g. mystery, action & adventure, romance, science fiction), view popular or recently added books, see recommended reading lists, read reviews, search for something specific or read book samples and entire works from up and coming authors.
Read on the bus to work, sneak in a few chapters while you are waiting for lunch, or take time out on a coffee break. Never be caught without a book again.
MEGA EASY TO USE
MegaReader comes with 25 great books already downloaded to get you started, including works from Jane Austen, Dale Carnegie, Agatha Christie, Paulo Coelho, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Jack London, and Kurt Vonnegut.
Personalize the look of your book from one of the 19 predefined color schemes or create your own from 1000s of colors. Choose from 23 fonts, 100s of font sizes, margin width, line spacing, and text justification.
MegaReader remembers your place in a book, allows you to read in portrait or landscape mode, and will tell you how long you have to finish a chapter based on the built-in speed reading test.
Search, discover, and download books from six great online catalogs, or import your own books over Wi-Fi. Then enjoy your downloaded books anytime, anywhere. No network connection required.
★★★★★ “Not only does MegaReader bring you the biggest free library to your device, it also does a fantastic job of looking pretty while you read. The layout is simple but well put together, and I love all the options for customization.” – AppSafari Rating 5/5
★★★★★ “The app is optimized for the iPhone 4 Retina display, has a nice interface, offers tons of books, has plenty of customization – and is only $3 [now $1.99]! I mean, what is there to not like here?” – AppAdvice
★★★★★ “This is definitely the best ‘free book’ app on the app store. It has access to MANY more books than any of the others I’ve tried and the reader interface is beautiful and easy to follow and use. Well worth the entry price!” – Locke786, United States
MegaReader works with iBookshelf and MyLibrary—two great cataloging apps that keep track of all your physical and digital media assets. Find local libraries which have a book you’re interested in, remember who you lent a book to, and keep track of the books you want to read.
MegaReader is brought to you by the makers of the popular QuickReader app. QuickReader uses the latest in speed reading technology to teach you to read faster. If you want to read faster, check out www.quickreader.net. If you just want tons of free books to read wherever you go with a sleek customizable interface, then MegaReader is the app for you.
What’s new in Version 1.2.1
Next release: iPad Universal support, meaning the app will run on the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. Free upgrade for current users.
Please help support the ongoing development of MegaReader by rating the app on the app store. It just takes a minute.
We’ve been busy:
Fix intermittent crash issue.
• Page turn transition setting.
• Faster page transitions.
• iOS 4.2 support.
• 3 more starter books:
- The New Testament, King James version
- Tao Te Ching, Laozi
- The Prophet, Kahlil Gibran
• Create your own mini-books by importing text (Pasteboards) into the app with copy and paste.
• MegaReader user guide.
• Support for standard OPDS 1.0 catalogs.
• Over 1.8 million free ePub books.
• 6 catalogs (Gutenberg, Feedbooks, Baen, Smashwords, Munseys, Internet Archive)
• Search catalogs.
• Import your own DRM-free ePub books with Calibre
• Customize font face, font size, margins, justification, 1000s of colors.
• 19 designer color schemes.
• Rotation lock.
• Time how fast you read.
• Integration with iBookshelf app.
• iPhone 4 Retina display and iOS4 multitasking.
• 22 books to get started, including:
- 2 B R O 2 B
- Agatha Christie
- Pride and Prejudice
- Riders of the Purple Sage
- Sherlock Holmes
- The Art of Public Speaking
- The Art of War
- The Count of Monte Cristo
- The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
- The Science of Getting Rich
- The Secret Garden
- The Way of the Bow