Friday, December 23, 2011

FBReader: e-book reader (can read ePub)

FBReader is a e-book reader, it can be downloaded on Ubuntu Software Center by searching "FBReader".

web site:

Main features:
  • supports several open e-book formats: fb2, html, chm, plucker, palmdoc, ztxt, tcr (psion text), rtf, oeb, openreader, non-DRM'ed mobipocket, plain text, epub, eReader
  • reads directly from tar, zip, gzip, bzip2 archives (you can have several books in one archive)
  • supports a structured view of your e-book collection
  • automatically determines encodings
  • automatically generates a table of contents
  • keeps the last open book and the last read positions for all open books between runs
  • automatic hyphenation (patterns for several languages are included)
  • searching and downloading books from and
  • partial CSS support for epub files

FBReader support Android also. Link to Android Market