How to Read External Books on the Apple Books App – Dignited

If you’re familiar with an iOS device, you’ll know how versatile the Apple Books App is. Asides from it being convenient, you can set reading goals, and even read Audiobooks on it. Unfortunately, while there’s a bookstore available on the app, not all books are free. Since Apple Books doesn’t work on a subscription basis, you have to purchase every premium book you’d want to read. These books typically cost more than they would on Amazon and so, it’s not a favourite way to purchase books.
Luckily, you can get PDFs and EPUB versions of your books online. They could be downloaded from an online library or sent by a friend. In this post, we’ll be sharing how you can add and read those external books on your Apple Books app even without an internet connection. Keep reading to find out more.
Once you’ve received or downloaded a book online, ensure it’s either in PDF or Epub as those are the only supported formats available at this time. Once you’ve confirmed this, you can then follow these next steps
And that’s how to read free Apple Books on your iPhone. The best part is, that you can do all of this offline without being connected to the internet. So try this during your next trip or whenever you need to turn off your internet connection.  Remember, you can always explore available Apple Books online by tapping on the Book Store icon. 
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