December 03, 2011
  • FBReader works on Android 4.* (Ice Cream Sandwich) devices
  • Soft hyphen symbol (0xAD) support
  • FBReader shows special info dialog in case of native library loading failure
  • /sdcard/Books/keymap.xml file can be used for DPad key bindings
  • FBReader reads /system/usr/share/FBReader/keymap.xml
  • Updated Hungarian localization (by Szabó Lajos Balázs)
  • Updated Czech localization (by Marek Pavelka)
  • Updated Chinese localization (by Shucang)
November 30, 2011
  • Instructions for account topup in self-service kiosks (in Russia)
  • Minor fixes in network subsystem

LitRes integration plugin

November 23, 2011
  • catalog works
  • Custom OPDS catalog support
  • UI improvements in Symbian version

FBReader for Symbian
FBReader for Meego

November 10, 2011
  • Updated Romanian translation (by Mary Hit)
  • Accurate page counting for very short books (<= 3 pages)
  • Multiple small bugfixes

FBReader for Android

November 05, 2011

New version of FBReader site has been launched today. The site is now powered by Drupal. Old site is still available at

October 26, 2011
  • Implemented book information dialog
  • Added icons in local/network library views
  • Library/preferences background has been changed to black (Meego)
  • Fullscreen mode (Symbian)
  • UI tweaks
  • Bugfixes

FBReader for Symbian
FBReader for Meego

October 22, 2011
  • Added support for devices with x86 processor
  • Fixed network library crash for buy links with no price
  • Fixed possible library crash during search
  • Fixed possible crash on opening external links on Android 3.* devices
October 17, 2011
  • Kinetic scrolling in menu and local/network libraries
  • Summary for items in local/network libraries
  • Configurable tap scrolling: up-to-down and left-to-right schemes
  • Purchasing books from LitRes.Ru online store
October 16, 2011
  • Separate search for each network catalog
  • Basket in LitRes e-book store
  • Image scaling has been fixed
  • Hyperlinks processing in epubs has been fixed
  • Updated Italian localization (by Enrico Speranza)
  • Romanian localization (by Mary Hit)
  • Polish localization (by Tomasz Długosz)
  • Aard dictionary integration has been added
  • android.fbreader.action.VIEW action for opening FBReader from external applications
  • Hyphenates long (multi-line) words even if hyphenations are disabled