Alexandria is a free and open source minimalist eBook reader application for Linux, Windows and MacOS. It comes with bookmarks, highlights, notes, chapter marks reading progress slider, split screen layout, single-column layout, two-column layout, continuous scrolling layout, set custom theme and font support and many more features. Currently it supports EPUB (.epub, .epub3), Kindle (.azw, .azw3) and Mobipocket (.mobi), FictionBook (.fb2, .fb2.zip), Comic book archive (.cbr, .cbz, .cbt, .cb7) and Plain Text Files (.txt) file formats.
How to Install Alexandria on Ubuntu
Download the latest version of Alexandria in native .deb package file format and save it on your Downloads folder. Open the terminal application and run below command to install it.
Note: Here “alexandria_0.10.0_amd64.deb” is the downloaded file name. You can change below commands based on your file name and download path.
sudo apt install ./Downloads/alexandria*.deb
sudo apt install ./Downloads/alexandria_0.10.0_amd64.deb
After the installation you can open it using below command.
Install Alexandria via AppImage:
Download Alexandria in portable .AppImage from the above download link and save it on your Downloads folder. Open the terminal application and run below commands one by one.
sudo chmod +x ~ alexandria_0.10.0_amd64.AppImage
Note: Here “alexandria_0.10.0_amd64.AppImage” is the downloaded file name. You can change above commands based on your file name and download path.
Install Alexandria via Flatpak:
In the terminal run below command to install Alexandria app.
flatpak install flathub io.github.btpf.alexandria
And open it using below command.
flatpak run io.github.btpf.alexandria