What's New

Bug fixes

App Description

iBooks lets you lose yourself in a good story from the comfort of your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. You’ll find classics, bestsellers, up-and-coming authors, and even audiobooks—ready to download and enjoy.

Features

• Explore a vast collection of books from all categories, and for all ages and reading levels.

• Browse our Featured books to find the best and buzziest new releases, perennial bestsellers, and curated collections.

• Preview Books while you browse, and download free samples—sometimes before they’re available anywhere else. 

• Find beautifully illustrated and interactive books, including kids’ picture books, art and photography books, cookbooks, and more.

• Check out our Top Charts to see what’s popular with other readers.

• Select the perfect audiobook and have your story read to you, or take it on the road and listen through CarPlay.

Great ways to read

• Choose from eight attractive fonts and four easy-to-read page colors.

• Add bookmarks and notes, and highlight your favorite passages.

• Find a word, character, or phrase anywhere in your book with built-in search.

• Turn on Auto-Night Theme to make reading more comfortable on your eyes.

• Adjust your screen brightness to find the perfect lighting for any environment.

• Move continuously through books instead of flipping pages by enabling Scroll view.

• Hear the words on a page spoken when using iBooks with the accessibility features in iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch.

• Print PDF documents and notes you've written on iBooks using AirPrint.

• Share quotes or thoughts about your favorite books with friends on Facebook, Twitter, Messages, orMail.

iCloud features

• Access any of the books you purchase from iBooks on all your devices.

• Share your book and audiobook purchases with family members using Family Sharing.

• Organize your books and PDFs into personal Collections that’ll appear on all your devices.

• Access bookmarks, highlights, notes, and your current page on all of your devices.

Supports open standards

• Open content is published in the ePub and PDF formats.

• Add ePub and PDF documents to iTunes and sync them to iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch.

Requirements

• The iBooks Store is available in many countries. The selection of available books varies by country.

• Downloading content from iBooks or iCloud requires an Apple ID and Internet access.

• Adding books and PDFs from outside the iBooks Store to iBooks requires they be DRM-free.

• Some PDF documents may not be compatible with iBooks.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 07, 2011 New version 1.3
  • April 22, 2011 New version 1.2.2
  • February 09, 2011 New version 1.2.1
  • December 15, 2010 New version 1.2
  • July 23, 2010 New version 1.1.2
  • July 19, 2010 New version 1.1.1
  • June 21, 2010 New version 1.1
  • May 26, 2010 New version 1.0.1
  • October 01, 2011 New version 1.3.1
  • October 11, 2011 New version 1.3.2
  • December 07, 2011 New version 1.5
  • January 19, 2012 New version 2.0
  • February 03, 2012 New version 2.0.1
  • March 07, 2012 New version 2.1
  • April 16, 2012 New version 2.1.1
  • September 19, 2012 New version 2.2
  • October 24, 2012 New version 3.0
  • October 29, 2012 New version 3.0.1
  • November 14, 2012 New version 3.0.2
  • March 05, 2013 New version 3.1
  • August 20, 2013 New version 3.1.1
  • September 16, 2013 New version 3.1.2
  • September 18, 2013 New version 3.1.3
  • November 14, 2013 New version 3.2
  • June 22, 2016 New version 3.3
  • July 02, 2016 New version 3.4
  • November 05, 2016 New version 3.5