Apple Books 12+

Books & audiobooks you’ll love


    • 2.7 • 133 Ratings
    • Free


Apple Books lets you lose yourself in the best books and audiobooks, all on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Apple Watch. You will find bestsellers, classics, up-and-coming authors and more – all ready to instantly download and enjoy.
• Selection: Explore millions of books and audiobooks from every category including fiction, non-fiction, mysteries, thrillers, romance, children's books, comics and more.
• Book Store: Check out Top Charts and find new releases, limited-time offers and recommendations for you, updated every week.
• Audiobooks: Discover great audiobooks read by actors, authors and other memorable voices.
• Free samples: Preview books and audiobooks while you browse, and download free samples – sometimes before they are available anywhere else.
• Want to Read: Keep track of books and audiobooks you would like to read next by adding them to your Want to Read collection.
• Audiobooks app for Apple Watch: Listen to your favourite audiobooks during your next hike, run or exercise session, straight from your wrist.
• Customise your reading experience: Choose between a selection of fonts and easy-to-read page colours. Use Auto-Night mode and adjust your screen brightness to make reading more comfortable for your eyes. Enabling Scrolling View to move continuously through books instead of turning pages.

iCloud features
• Access any of the books you purchase from Apple Books on all your devices.
• Share your book and audiobook purchases with up to six family members using Family Sharing.
• Organise your books and PDFs into personal collections that will appear on all your devices.
• Access bookmarks, highlights, notes and your current page on all your devices.
Requirements & Store Availability
• The Book Store is available in many countries. The selection of available books varies by country.
• Downloading content from Books or iCloud requires an Apple ID and internet access.
• Adding books and PDFs from outside the Book Store to the Books app requires them to be DRM-free.
• Some PDF documents may not be compatible with Books.

Ratings and Reviews

2.7 out of 5
133 Ratings

133 Ratings

Lili Ess ,

It was great app before last update to iOS 16

I really miss option of turning page like paper books, bring it back please please please
I love iBooks I’m using it since years but this last update really made me sad. It was great like it was by years, now is strange

FuinGaur ,

Great but…

so this app is great, I always loved using it but sometimes after the new upgrade the app started to glitch- what I mean is, my goal for reading book per year is 7 (laughable, but symbolic) I already have read like 10 books and it’s still shows that I read 0. Next thing is the app doesn’t show if the book is finished, it’s only 100% read - not finished. The last thing would be that sometimes I have to restart this app because the words just disappear or the word size is changing from page to page, which is very frustrating. I’m using this app for like 8 years and it was always flawless, please fix it ❤️‍🔥🙏🏻🙏🏻

Jacobcko ,

The app is buggy as hell

Hey Apple Devs and Apple Support! The app is great when it works but there are so many times when it simply does not. For some reason to read a book it has to be redownloaded every time I open the app, which takes much more time than it should (epub files are less than 10 min of size..) even though I have downloaded the book to keep it offline. Other apps can open the same ebook within 5 seconds, without an internet connection. I simply can’t give this app a higher rating, even though I wish I could.

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