To read the ebook, you need to have an ebook-reader application in your tablet, iPad or kindle. But what if you want to read ePub files in your browser as you can do with PDF and DOC files. In this post, you can find how to read epub books in Chrome or Firefox browser.
Reading EPUB Books in Chrome
Reading ePub books in Chrome is easy. You can either use a ePub reader Chrome extension or read the ePub books directly in Google Play. If you do not want to Install the Chrome extension, visit the Google Play Books and visit My Books section. Here, see the top right side of the page. Here, you will find a button “Upload Files”.
Upload the ePub file from here. And this ePub ebook will be available in My Books folder. You can upload or access the book only if you are logged in your Google account. And you need an active Internet connection.
If you do not want to upload your ePub ebook to Google Play Books, install MagicScroll eBook Reader Chrome extension in Google Chrome. It is a nice ebook reader that lets you read ePub books direct from browser. It also works without internet connection. So, you can prefer this option over Google Play Books. After installation, go to magicscroll.net where you will see ebook library. Here you can upload new ebook to your library.
Reading EPUB Books in Firefox