Gerty is optimized for and works beautifully on the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus!

Reading features

  • Open books in the EPUB format
  • Separate library for paper and eInk books, magazines, and other publications
  • Scan barcodes to look up info and covers of your paper books
  • Organise your books in shelves
  • Bulk manage, sort and filter books
  • Advanced EPUB formatting including margins and spacing
  • Vastly improved EPUB rendering based on Marvin's fantastic display engine
  • Specialty OpenDyslexic font
  • Vertical scroll reading design
  • Auto scrolling with variable speed and estimated reading time †
  • Screen edge detection for paging
  • Apply screen warmth for comfortable nighttime reading
  • EPUB 3 popup footnotes
  • Automatically add definitions you’ve learnt to your timeline †
  • Link to custom dictionary apps and web services †
  • Create custom commands to integrate with apps and services including Google Maps, Bing Images, Tweetbot, IMDb, Lingvo, Goodreads, Facebook, Wikipedia, the Merriam-Webster dictionary and more †
  • One-tap Dropbox access to your EPUB books
  • Drag and drop books using iTunes

Journalling & note taking features

  • Keep a personal journal, notes, a private blog, marginalia, or write a photo essay while you're reading
  • Relive memories by browsing your journal entries on maps
  • Save passages and notes as journal entries
  • Take photos and process them with stunning effects
  • Unified timeline
  • Photo and tag browser
  • Share journal entries and photos
  • Geo-tag entries
  • Full screen photo and entry browsing
  • All your entries are private
  • Export your timeline to an EPUB journal †

Other notable features

  • Works beautifully on iPhone 6 and 6 Plus
  • Passcode lock †
  • Native maps support
  • Efficient cloud syncing and backups using Dropbox †
  • Sound effects
  • In-book reading timers †
  • Daily reading and journalling reminders
  • Modern iOS features including parallax and motion effects
  • Detects GPS and date information from photo EXIF data
  • Light and dark UI themes †
  • In-book UI automatically switches to night mode when the screen is dimmed †
  • AirDrop, Twitter, Facebook, Flickr and iMessage sharing
  • Powerful URL schemes to integrate with other apps


  • Gerty opens DRM-free EPUB books with basic support for EPUB 3
  • Barcode lookups might not work for all books
  • OpenDyslexic currently supports the basic Latin character set
  • Dropbox access and syncing requires a Dropbox account

† Some premium features are available with a single, one-time, “unlock everything” in-app purchase.

(available for iPhone and iPad)

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