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Blinkist Alternatives

Blinkist is described as 'lets you read the key lessons from 2200+ bestselling nonfiction books in 15 min or less' and is an app in the education & reference category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Blinkist for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, iPhone, iPad, Android and Apple Watch. The best alternative is StoryShots FREE Book Summaries, which is free. Other great apps like Blinkist are bookbhook, Four Minute Books, Joosr and 12min APP.

This page was last updated Apr 30, 2022
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Android
  • iPhone
  • iPad
  • Software as a Service (SaaS)

Blinkist lets you read the key lessons from 2200+ bestselling nonfiction books in 15 min or less.

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  1. Have you ever abandoned a book after a few pages? Your answer is probably "yes". Instead, learn or review the key ideas of bestselling nonfiction books in minutes. For FREE. Choose between text, audio or animated summaries of bestsellers.

    StoryShots FREE Book Summaries vs Blinkist opinions
    Almost everyone thinks StoryShots FREE Book Summaries is a great alternative to Blinkist.

    Know more without reading more

    Positive comment almost 2 years ago
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    Majnoon

    Free alternative to Blinkist, with some cool feature same as video summary, animated summary and play list of book summaries

    Positive comment over 2 years ago
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  2. bookbhook

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    bookbhook's handcrafted book summaries help you know more without reading more

    Some users think bookbhook is a great alternative to Blinkist, some don't.


  3. Four Minute Books

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online

    Four Minute Books brings passionate readers and book nerds 4-minute book summaries of the world's best non-fiction books. They're short on time, but big on learning.

    Some users think Four Minute Books is a great alternative to Blinkist, some don't.
  4. Joosr

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire

    Joosr offers you a new way of reading - with smart summaries of leading non-fiction books you can get the key insights from bestselling non-fiction titles in less than 20 minutes. Learn smarter and learn faster with the Joosr app.

    Joosr vs Blinkist opinions
    Some users think Joosr is a great alternative to Blinkist, some don't.

    Such good content of books

    Positive comment over 5 years ago
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  5. 12min APP

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • Kindle Fire

    Free reading app for summaries of nonfiction books. The greatest ideas condensed into microbooks for you to read in about 12 minutes! The app offers content in English, Spanish and Portuguese, with audios in the Premium account.

    Some users think 12min APP is a great alternative to Blinkist, some don't.


  6. SparkNotes

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Sparknotes provided Summaries and analyses of novels, plays, literature, poetry, history, film, and philosophy. Later, SparkNotes expanded to provide study guides for a number of other subjects, including biology, chemistry, economics, health, math, physics, and sociology.

  7. Sipreads

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Takaways from the best non-fiction books. We focus on making their takeaways useful, actionable and easy to read. Two new books every month.

  8. 12min

    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone

    12min is an app with summaries of the best nonfiction books, that can be read or listened in about 12 minutes. Our primary goal is to help you to develop the reading habit and take it to the next level. That's why we offer free and unlimited reading.

  9. Book Summaries

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Great books summarized in 5 quotes (or less) so you can get the main idea fast. You can play the guess the author game and if you like it find more info about the author and the book. The idea is that each quote could help you find something great.

  10. Summerian: Read Book Summaries

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • Apple TV

    Summaries, redefined. Summerian will not only give you the key ideas (like many others) but also take you on the spectacular journey of how they are discovered and developed: Summaries of best-selling non-fiction & Get key ideas quickly!.

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