Serial Reader - Classic Books by Michael Schmitt (Universal)
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Released: Jan 28, 2016
Version: 4.01
Size: 27 MB
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Serial Reader - Classic Books

Michael Schmitt
Read classic books in daily bite-sized bits! 

Serial Reader helps you fit classic literature into your busy life. Choose from more than 750 classic books and receive a new issue from the book every day. 

Each issue can be read in 20 minutes or less. Read the best classic books in your spare time!

"For those who are intimidated by thick, leather-bound tomes, Serial Reader is a good way to break it all down." - The Washington Post

• Read hundreds of popular classic books for free
• Customize with a variety of themes and fonts
• Automatically serialize your own EPUB books (beta)
• Sync your reading progress to Goodreads
• Easily lookup words in the dictionary & Wikipedia
• Earn fun badges and track your reading streaks

Plus, with an optional one-time in-app purchase:

• Read tomorrow's issue - or the entire book - whenever you want
• Sync your reading across multiple devices
• Save quotes & notes while reading
• Save books to read later
• Pause delivery of new issues
• Pick specific delivery days and hours for new issues
• Lots of other goodies!

"Serial Reader’s subscription format makes it a little bit more fun to crank through the classics" - Lifehacker

"A useful tool that makes it easy in our modern world to make classic books part of your reading diet" - MacStories

Picked as one of Apple's Best New Apps and Best New Updates in 2016, 2018, and 2019.

More than 750 books are currently available and new titles are added each week. You can read each and every book for free in daily issues with Serial Reader!

Here's a sampling of some of the most popular books you can read:

— Most Popular —
• Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen
• A Tale of Two Cities - Charles Dickens
• Crime and Punishment - Fyodor Dostoevsky
• War & Peace - Leo Tolstoy
• Les Misérables - Victor Hugo
• The Time Machine - H.G. Wells
• The Picture of Dorian Gray - Oscar Wilde

— American Lit —
• Moby-Dick - Herman Melville
• Little Women - Louisa May Alcott
• My Antonia - Willa Cather
• Adventures of Huckleberry Finn - Mark Twain
• This Side of Paradise - F. Scott Fitzgerald

— Adventure —
• The Three Musketeers - Alexandre Dumas
• Treasure Island - Robert Louis Stevenson
• Robinson Crusoe - Daniel Defoe
• The Odyssey - Homer
• King Solomon's Mines - H. Rider Haggard

— Romance —
• Wuthering Heights - Emily Bronte
• Anna Karenina - Leo Tolstoy
• Romeo and Juliet - William Shakespeare

— Science Fiction —
• The War of the Worlds - H.G. Wells
• 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea - Jules Verne
• A Princess of Mars - Edgar Rice Burroughs

— Horror —
• Dracula - Bram Stoker
• The Dunwich Horror - H.P. Lovecraft
• Frankenstein - Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
• The Fall of the House of Usher - Edgar Allan Poe
• The King in Yellow - Robert W. Chambers
• The Wendigo - Algernon Blackwood

— Mystery —
• The Hound of the Baskervilles - Arthur Conan Doyle
• The Mysterious Affair at Styles - Agatha Christie
• The Woman in White - Wilkie Collins

— Biography —
• The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
• Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
• Twelve Years a Slave - Solomon Northup

— Children's —
• Peter Pan - J. M. Barrie
• Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Lewis Carroll
• The Wind in the Willows - Kenneth Grahame
• Anne of Green Gables - Lucy Maud Montgomery

— Fantasy —
• The Well at the World's End - William Morris
• Time and the Gods - Lord Dunsany
• The Wood Beyond the World - William Morris

— Philosophy —
• The Republic - Plato
• Leviathan - Thomas Hobbes
• Rights of Man - Thomas Paine

— Nonfiction —
• Vindication of the Rights of Woman - Mary Wollstonecraft
• On the Origin of Species - Charles Darwin
• The Federalist Papers
• The Communist Manifesto - Karl Marx & Friedrich Engels

— Westerns —
• Riders of the Purple Sage - Zane Grey
• The Virginian - Owen Wister
• Gunman's Reckoning - Max Brand

— Religion —
• King James Bible
• The Dhammapada
• The Quran

Read all of these classic books and hundreds more for free in Serial Reader!

What's new in version 4.01
• Improvements to cloud sync
• Fix for bug that could cause widget to crash

New in the previous update:

• Add your own books to Serial Reader! Add EPUB files and have Serial Reader automatically serialize them into daily issues
• Widgets! Add a handy widget to your home screen to track your current books
• Custom schedules! Pick which hour and specific days you want to receive new issues for each book
Our verdict: Great!
  • + Serial Reader - Classic Books is a highly rated app (5-star).
  • + The app is free.
  • + Serial Reader - Classic Books is currently ranked #121 in free Books apps for iPad.
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