What are the best apps to read the classics on my mobile device?

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    #1Amazon Kindle

    Amazon Kindle

    Amazon Kindle is a free cross-platform to download and use. With this app, you can carry with you all the ebooks you want! It is the best option for those who want to read any type of publication such as books, magazines or newspapers.

    Apps

    Android, iOS, Windows, Mac, Chrome

    Free

    Patrick Vasquez
    Written on January 1, 2018
    "There's only a small handful of apps that I install on every device, and Kindle is on that list. It is the most ubiquitous reading app for a reason. It works well, it is well integrated, the sync just works. It's really the best reading app."
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    #2Aldiko Book Reader

    Aldiko Book Reader
    Aldiko Book Reader is a free ebook reader in which you will be able to read in many file formats, create your own bookmarks, etc. It contains a built-in shop with both free and pay-books.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Crystal Valdez
    Written on January 5, 2018
    "Aldiko Book Reader has a great selection of classic books. "
  3. 11

    #3Cool Reader

    Cool Reader

    Cool Reader is a free ebook reader application for Android devices that allows users to read different file formats such as epub, fb2, doc, txt, rtf, html, chm, tcr, pdb, prc, mobi, and pml. It features tools involving text content. 

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Elizabeth Salazar
    Written on December 29, 2017
    "Cool Reader is one of the best ereader apps out there if your looking for a app to help you take your books on the go this is the one for you.Its easy to use and offers customization, every option you could want including advanced font settings ."
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    #4FBReader

    FBReader
    FBReader is a multi-format ebook reader that allows users to open files in formats such as epub, Mobi, plain text, HTML, fb2 and much more. It also allows users to manage and create their own book library. Users have access to web-based libraries.
    Apps

    Mac, iOS, Android, Windows

    Free

    Victoria Stevens
    Written on December 29, 2017
    "FBreader is an app to read classics on a mobile device. Great ebook that is easy to read and you can open files as well."
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    #5Google Play Books

    Google Play Books
    Make digital reading even easier with Google Play Books, featuring smart recommendations personalized just for you, access to millions of best sellers, comics, and textbooks, and loads of customizable features.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Maria Cruz
    Written on January 2, 2018
    "This app is decent for reading on your mobile device."
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    #6Kobo Books

    Kobo Books
    Kobo Books is a website for book lovers that offers you more than 5 million titles to read, including books and audiobooks. It also suggests e-readers compatible with iOS, Android, and Blackberry 10 devices.
    Websites

    Free

    Austin Greene
    Written on December 28, 2017
    "this app is nice as it helps in reading the classics and discover personalized recommendations."
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    #7Nook

    Nook

    With Nook you will get access to more than 4 million eBooks, graphic novels, comics, and magazines, and recommendations to discover more content that you like. You can customize your experience creating a library, adding notes and bookmarks.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Jeffrey Tucker
    Written on January 10, 2018
    "This is a good and very popular reading app for ebooks on Android. Reviews are decent, and there is likely a very large variety of books for anyone looking for their favorites."
  5. 3

    #8PocketBook reader

    PocketBook reader

    PocketBook a free ebook reader for Android that offers compatibility with ebook formats such as PDF, EPUB, DjVu, DOCX, RTF, TXT, CHM, HTML, etc. It offers a book collection shelf, hand notes, an ISBN scanner, and lots of text customization tools.

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Jose Evans
    Written on January 10, 2018
    "I needed an app to help my nan read ebooks. This one was one of many that I tried and its the best. Very easy to use."
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    #9Bookari

    Bookari
    Bookari is an ebook reader with powerful options. You can organize your books, take notes, set bookmarks and sync phone and tablet bookshelves. It supports the most common ebook formats.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Daniel Nelson
    Written on January 7, 2018
    "So smooth and fast, this is one of the best e reader out there. Everything about it screams premium. You can easily find what you are looking for and you can easily see what is available to you. What i love most about this e reader is how it gets you right back into things when up open it up again. Its like you never left, it picks up right where you left off in such a good fashion. "

Summary

Best What are the best apps to read the classics on my mobile device
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Amazon KindleApps 15 Free
2Aldiko Book ReaderApps 13 Free
3Cool ReaderApps 11 Free
4FBReaderApps 9 Free
5Google Play BooksApps 8 Free
6Kobo BooksWebsites 5 Free
7NookApps 5 Free
8PocketBook readerApps 3 Free
9BookariApps 1 Free
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