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A nice font collection for your e-book reader (Part I)

Happy new year everyone!

During the Christmas holidays, I spent some time trying to find an alternative to Bookerly font, which I have been using on my Kindle Paperwhite since day one.

After trying a lot of different alternatives, I ended up with the following ones, which you can download and test them yourself:

If you use a Kindle, just unpack the zip and put the fonts to “fonts” directory.

If you don’t have a Kindle and want to use the best kindle font on your e-book reader or app, you can get it using the following link:

As I am writing this words, the font of my preference is Linux Libertine.

Screenshots

Bookerly

Bookerly Sample

Linux Libertine

Linux Libertine Sample

Google Literata

Literata Sample

Noto Serif

Noto Sans Sample

Charis SIL

Charis SIL Sample

Bitter ht

Bitter ht Sample

Note: This article was last edited on 2020-10-29 (updated Bookerly and Literata fonts to their latest versions).

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