If you love to read books wherever you go then check out our list of the best iPhone apps for book lovers. These apps will surely meet your requirements.
The best iPhone apps for book lovers
16 Oct 2020, by Cherry Mae Torrevillas
The Minuteman Library Network is comprised of 41 public and academic libraries in the MetroWest region of Massachusetts. With this library app you can do almost everything you do in any Minuteman library Track your holds, renew your library items, view due dates, quickly browse and search the catalog of either a specific library or the entire network from your phone. With the Minuteman Library Network app, you can:
- Search the Minuteman catalog and place holds
- Renew checkouts and freeze holds in your account
- Enable your personal digital card on your phone
- Explore your library’s digital collections of eBooks, Digital audiobooks, Digital video, Digital magazines and more
- Browse new and noteworthy titles
- Connect with your library with one touch calling, contact forms and social media
- See your library’s calendar of events
This free app boasts more three million books, magazines, newspapers, comics, and even children's books, many for purchase.
- Try any magazine or newspaper for free for 2 weeks
- Supports English (UK), French, Italian, German, and Spanish
- Get a few NOOK books for free
- Note-taking and bookmarking functions
- Accessible for the visually impaired using assistive technology
The BorrowBox app makes it easy to browse, borrow and read or listen to your library’s eBooks and eAudiobooks anywhere. If BorrowBox is available through your local library you can simply login with your member details to access the library s collection of eBooks and eAudiobooks and borrow them instantly or reserve for later. Offline mode makes it simple and relevant. 4.1 out of 5 stars from 16 Ratings.
- Search by title, author, narrator, series, genre and age category (
- Get more info about the author and narrator
- The borrowing function with reservations and loan history
- Offline reading and listening in the background while using other apps
Kobo is more of a social app for book lovers!
- Lets you keep track of what others are reading
- Sync this app with Facebook and Twitter
- Leave reviews and opinions about other books your friends might be reading
- A great way to interact with other book lovers
- All book titles are affordable
This amazing app enbles you to upload books, share with others, and locate hard copies of your favorite editions and authors with ease.
- Dedicated eReader for books
- Premiere digital book app
- Barcode scanner and number search
- Transfer digital books between different devices
- Supports Twitter, Facebook, and Goodreads
Audible is a solid app for listening to your favorite books!
- Perfect for those who want to read
- Also meant for those who want to “listen” to their fave books
- Perfect for people too busy to read
- Great for listening to during long drives or flights
- In-app newsfeed
This app works on a subscription basis and gives you access to half a million books from 900 publishers worldwide.
- Covers every genre
- Store books to read offline
- Universal app
- Subscribe for $8.99 per month
- Take a free trial for a month
Optimized for any iOS device, this app will enable you to read everything you could on a Kindle.
- Read any book from the Kindle store
- Over 900,000 books to choose from
- You will never go without a book to read
- Syncs with your other iDevices
- Lets you read from where you left off
Audiobooks are an awesome alternative to ebooks, and this app will convince you of that.
- Updated resources
- Free audiobooks weekly
- HQ resources
- Over 8,000 books to choose from
- Easy scrolling functions
Installed onto every iOS device by default, this Apple "Essentials" app enables you to download, manage, and read your books.
- Customizable fonts and colors
- Highlighting, bookmarking, and note-taking features
- Print via AirPrint
- Organize books into Collections
- Universal app
If your ebook is Adobe DRM-formatted, then Bluefire Reader is definitely for you!
- Functions like other ebook readers
- Highlight, bookmark, annotate, or look up a definition
- Share your favorite verses, lines, or passages with others via your social media accounts
- Links with Facebook or Twitter
- Reading location syncing
Shakespeare Pro is the ultimate app for fans of Shakespeare!
- Lists over 41 plays, 154 sonnets, and six poems by Shakespeare
- Meant for people new to Shakespeare’s literature
- Start reading with a series of 20 short versions of Shakespeare’s plays
- Also perfect for students
- Take notes with the app