Best Free Audiobook Apps for Android & iOS 2017

If you love a good read but can’t find the time to settle down with a regular book, here’s a solution. Load some audiobooks onto your Android smartphone or iPhone and listen while jogging, working out, or commuting to the office. In fact, even if conditions are perfect to enjoy a regular book, audiobooks make a fine alternative.

But when it comes to find a good and free audiobook app for your smartphone, you might feel confusing because there are various kind of audiobook app with different services. To help you discover a good Audiobook Application, we made a list with some amazing audiobook apps that have gigantic collection of audio books including free audiobooks! Let’s see the list below.

Audible (Free)

Platform: Android & iOS

Audible is the leading app in world of audio books. Available and free, you can download it anytime form your Google play store, and also on Widows Phone, Windows 8 and iOS. Along with a wide range of audio books, this app also comes with controlling features such as variable speed, chapter navigation, process meter to measure your progress, sleep mode and bookmarks. You can also share your reading and achievements across social networks. The best thing about audible is that it has famous narrators such as Brian Cox, Stephen Fry, Alan Cumming, Jim Dale, Jeremy Irons, David Suchet, and so forth

Audible App

LibriVox Audio Books Free (Free)

Platform: Android & iOS

The leading app with a collection of free audio books is LibriVox. The app contains over 15000 free audio books that spans the breadth of world literature, including novels, history, biography, short stories, poetry and more in both fiction and non-fiction that are offered absolutely free. The audio books can be streamed over or downloaded at free of cost. Here you can view the most popular books, browse by titles, authors or genres or just search by keywords. The app also provided many narrators for each book so that the app users can listen to their favorite narrators. While containing all kinds of controlling features such as sleep timer, variable speed and bookmarks, the app also allows its user to listen to multiple books at the same time.


Audio Books by Audiobooks (Free)

Platform: Android & iOS

Audio Books has a library of more than 60,000 audio books, and 25000 of them are absolutely free! The app contains book from almost every genre! You can download audio books here or even stream them online. Variable navigation speed and automatic bookmarks are present, and the best part is you can switch between desktop or mobile without losing track of your reading.

Audio books By Audiobooks

OverDrive (Free)

Platform: Android, iOS, Windows, etc.
There are 30,000 libraries around the globe that are providing their text books and audiobooks at OverDrive for their members. If any local library around you is available at OverDrive, you can borrow the books 24/7 from the provided collection of that library effortlessly and return it easily on time. The app can narrate audiobooks at variable speed and has a volume boost option for those who prefer to listen to the books with a lower audio sound.


Audiobooks (Free)

Platform: Android & iOS

If you are looking for only classic audiobooks but don’t want to pay for books that are already in the pubilc domain then Audiobooks is the perfect app. You can stream or download a book from a collection of 2800 titles. The easy-to-use interface with a nice navigation control and sleeper time are the few key features of this app.

You can search a book via title, author, genre, narrator, language or popularity, or you can just wing it and click the “Surprise Me” option for a random selection of an audiobook title. Be brave and just do it!