What's New

Bug fixes and stability improvements

App Description

Many books that you know, many books that you’ve missed, many books that you want to read! That’s Free Books – the door to unlimited reading. Download any of our 23,469 classic books, and read with our fully featured ereader. Dictionary, notes, highlights, bookmarks - it’s all here.

Browse our handpicked collections and download & read as much as you wish completely for free.



Have your own ebooks? We have you covered, thanks to Dropbox integration and a fantastic ePUB reader. Just import your books and read anytime, anywhere.
Create your own personal library full of famous pieces and also your imported ebooks!



Free Books by Classicly unlocks a world of public domain content, allowing you to acquire the great books of human history. Letters of leaders, the collected works of geniuses, the finest Victorian novels, the plays of Shakespeare, the philosophy of Seneca and Marcus Aurelius, the autobiographies of Benjamin Franklin and Andrew Carnegie. It's all here, along with tens of thousands of other books. 


We could go on - beautiful high resolution covers, author pages, Night Mode reading, reading statistics - but that would just get away from the point. 

23,469 of the greatest books in human history, accessible with the tap of your finger. Free. 



If you have any questions or suggestions don't hesitate to drop us a line at [email protected] - that's what we're here for!

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • April 06, 2011 New version 2.1.1
  • February 24, 2011 New version 2.1
  • December 14, 2010 New version 2.0
  • November 10, 2010 New version 1.2.3
  • August 10, 2010 New version 1.2.2
  • July 19, 2010 New version 1.2.1
  • July 08, 2010 New version 1.2
  • April 17, 2010 New version 1.1
  • June 24, 2011 New version 2.1.1
  • June 29, 2011 New version 2.1.2
  • August 06, 2011 New version 2.2
  • August 13, 2011 New version 2.2.1
  • September 04, 2011 New version 2.2.2
  • October 14, 2011 New version 3.0
  • October 21, 2011 New version 3.0.1
  • November 29, 2011 New version 3.1
  • December 10, 2011 New version 3.1.1
  • August 03, 2012 New version 3.2
  • August 20, 2012 New version 3.2.1
  • December 05, 2012 New version 3.2.2
  • February 06, 2014 New version 4.0.0
  • March 28, 2014 New version 4.0.2
  • April 28, 2014 New version 4.0.3
  • June 21, 2014 New version 4.0.4
  • October 22, 2014 New version 4.0.6
  • December 12, 2014 New version 4.0.8
  • March 07, 2015 New version 4.1.0
  • May 07, 2015 New version 4.1.2
  • August 12, 2015 New version 4.1.3
  • August 26, 2015 New version 4.1.4
  • October 15, 2015 New version 4.1.5
  • December 13, 2015 New version 4.1.6
  • February 20, 2016 New version 4.1.7
  • March 06, 2016 New version 4.1.8
  • March 22, 2016 New version 4.1.9