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Book Reader Alternatives

Book Reader is described as 'FLOSS book reader with a simple UI. Based on FBReader ' and is a Ebook Reader in the news & books category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Book Reader for a variety of platforms, including Android, Linux, Android Tablet, Windows and Mac. The best alternative is calibre, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Book Reader are FBReader, Moon+ Reader, ReadEra and Foliate.

Book Reader alternatives are mainly Ebook Readers but may also be Ebook Libraries or PDF Readers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Book Reader.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Android
  • Android Tablet
  • F-Droid

FLOSS book reader with a simple UI. Based on FBReader .

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  1. Calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application made by users, for users. Many languages, designed around the concept of the logical book, i.e., a single entry in your library that may correspond to actual e-book files in several formats.

    ⚫︎ Customizablecalibre is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Portablecalibre can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ DRM FreeNo Digital rights management (DRM), i.e. no copy protection.
    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/Extensionscalibre can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    ⚫︎ Handwritten Notescalibre supports writing by hand (or a stylus) and your text will be converted to text.
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    FBReader

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    E-reader application.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeFBReader supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Sync Across DevicesFBReader can sync your data across devices like your phone, desktop and tablet
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  3. Moon+ Reader icon

    Moon+ Reader

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • Kindle Fire

    Innovative book reader with powerful controls & full functions.

    ⚫︎ Text to SpeechMoon+ Reader allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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    ReadEra

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android

    Read book files in EPUB, PDF, DOC, DOCX, RTF, TXT, DJVU, FB2, MOBI and CHM formats. Supports chapters, bookmarks, page style. Saves the current reading position. Automatic detection and display of the list of all supported documents on your device.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeReadEra supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Ad-freeReadEra doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    ⚫︎ No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in ReadEra without registration.
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  5. A simple and modern eBook viewer.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeFoliate supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Text to SpeechFoliate allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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    Cool Reader

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    Cool Reader is fast and small cross-platform XML/CSS based eBook reader for desktops and handheld devices. Understands a number of text document formats, suppurt OPDS (in new ui-opengl version).

    ⚫︎ PortableCool Reader can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  7. KOReader icon

    KOReader

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Kobo
    • PocketBook Reader
    • Kindle Fire

    KOReader is a document viewer for E Ink devices. Supported fileformats include EPUB, PDF, DjVu, XPS, CBT, CBZ, FB2, PDB, TXT, HTML, RTF, CHM, DOC, MOBI and ZIP files. It’s available for Kindle, Kobo, PocketBook, Android and desktop Linux.

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    EPUBReader

    • FreeProprietary
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    EPUBReader is a Firefox and Chrome addon which lets you read ePub-files just in the browser. You don't need to install additional software!

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    csBooks

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    csBooks is a smart solution to manage all your PDF, EPUB and MOBI files. csBooks will generates thumbnails and keeps the read status of your books. It also has filter and sorting functionality with beautiful interface.

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    Dark Mode
  10. Lector Ebook Reader icon

    Lector Ebook Reader

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    A Qt based ebook reader.

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