.epub is an XML-based e-book publishing format standard, file content is expressed as XHTML. epub format is a very popular and growing and is supported by Apple and Android. It is not supported by Kindle. There are 2 types; flowable and fixed. All Murray River/Happee Trails epubs are fixed layout ensuring you have beautiful design and advanced interactive features in yourMurray River/Happee Trails experience.
.epub books are designed to be read on mobile devices like smartphones and tablets. Generally Apple products such as laptops, iphones and ipads can read the .epub format in iBooks. However, if you have ebooks and you want to read it on your PC, you might have difficulties from Windows not being able to recognise the format. Happee Trails do not convert their ebooks to PDF because of the formatting and interactivity that will be lost in the process. Here are some good options for reading your .epub format ebooks on a laptop running Windows.
Most major publishers use Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) to proof-read their books. Download the free eReader to experience your books in the most optimum format across PC, MAC, tablets or mobile devices. Use it to download epubs, which can be read both online and offline.
EPUB File Reader is a free .epub files viewer for Windows, can help you to open and read ePub e-books and documents. The software interface consists of two parts, the left will show document chapter directory, the right is a browser to show document content. This software is easy to use very much, it is a freeware and completely free to use.
If you are a fan of Google Chrome, then the MagicScroll Ebook Reader is a great tool. Install the app on your Chrome browser and create an account to start reading right away. This tool also stores your books online, and makes it possible for you to access them from any other platform. The interface is pretty minimalistic, and there is a great auto-scroll option available as well. This app has a direct link to the collection of Gutenberg books, where you can find lot of great free ebooks. It also gives you the ability to read while offline as well. Source
SumatraPDF is a program for reading electronic books, or eBooks on Windows. It is an open source program and supports most of the popular eBook formats, including DJVU, PDF and EPUB. It is especially popular as an alternative to Adobe Reader, because it opens PDFs much faster, but it is also commonly used as an EPUB reader. It’s a highly recommended program if you are looking for one program that can open just about every eBook format available.
Disclaimer: While Discover Murray River/Happee Trails has supplied this information on how to read your downloaded .epub we do not accept any responsibility for computer software installed on your computer or devices.