Bengali e-book readers
Bengali e-book readers
In the digital age, e-book reading apps have partially, or in some cases, completely replaced conventional print books. These apps don’t take up space like printed apps, are easily portable, free or cheap, and can be enjoyed from anywhere in the world. Nowadays, several eBook apps are available, but very few Bengali eBook apps exist. On the upcoming International Mother Language Day, here are some of the best Bengali eBook reader apps for book lovers.
Puthika has one of the largest collections of Bengali e-books of all time and of any genre. This app contains a collection of Bengali and English books dating back 100 years to recent times. There are over 2300 e-books in over 50 categories. These include classic literature, fantasy, fiction, non-fiction, romance, comedy, etc.
You can download your favorite e-books and add them to your Puthika list for offline reading. With the help of advanced AI technology, this app will suggest books for you based on your preferences. To let you enjoy your reading experience, it offers font customizations with individual themes like “Paper” theme that will make you feel like you are reading the hard copy of a book.
You can enjoy more than 300 free Bengali books and even buy electronic copies of books of different genres through Boitoi. More than 3000 e-books are available in this application. Every day more books are added. You can change the Bangla font type which makes the reading experience more interesting. “Paper” mode is available along with “Dark” mode for the convenience of readers.
Apart from downloading ebooks, you can simply stream the books by clicking the “Read Now” button. You can buy e-books or gift them to someone through Boitoi. Local payment options such as bKash, Nagad, Rocket and card payments are available to buy your books easily. Detailed previews of each book are given in the app so readers can check them out before purchasing. Some audio books are also available in Boitoi.
Boighor offers a huge library of Bengali e-books and audiobooks of all times and genres. From classic to contemporary, it delivers captivating books with the smartest and simplest UI design. Like Boitoi, this application allows you to buy e-books in addition to many free books. You can download the books for offline reading. You can browse trending, bestselling and exclusive books in this app.
There is a different section where you can find all audiobooks including free and paid books. New e-books and audiobooks are added weekly. Readers can highlight and keep track of their favorite lines and memorable quotes from the books they read and bookmark any page they want. Customization of font type and size is possible. Additionally, a reader can experience a paper book experience during page transitions.
Another application for reading and downloading e-books is “Sheiboi”. Readers can explore over 2800 books in over 150 categories including adventure, biography, classics, thriller, drama and many more. Over 500 books are free to download. You can pay with bKash, Rocket and debit/credit card to purchase paid ones. Before purchasing a book, you can download and read the free excerpts. Readers can check previews, ratings, reviews, and comments before purchasing a book.
The Amar Library e-book store offers over 190 book categories. It contains more than 11,000 e-books, including science fiction, detective, motivational, biography, law, personal development, and more. Their collection contains books of legendary characters such as Tin Goyenda, Himu, Misir Ali and many more.
All books in the Amar library are free. Simply download the book before you start reading. You can browse popular and latest books and list your favorite books in this app. In the Amar Library app, you can see ratings, comments and reviews before downloading a book and even leave a review on any book.