Ether Books is a new mobile social reading platform, connecting Writers and Readers around the world. Ether publishes "made for mobile" Quick Reads straight to Smart Phones, the fastest growing digital reading device on the planet. Discover talented new and bestselling writers right from your pocket.
New for Android!
Enjoy a 15 minute read from new & famous, and up-and-coming writers across a range of genres Crime and Thriller, Sci-Fi and Fantasy, Poetry, Feel Good, Horror, Erotica, and more.
With around one third of our stories available free of charge, it's easy to discover new writers you'll want to come back to again and again. The app is free to download.
For less than a cup of coffee, buy and collect a lifetime of stories that you'll love to share and re-read - accessible both online and off!
Finally, a publishing platform built to connect writers with readers, that puts writers at the heart of the community. Find out more.
Contact the friendly Ether team for help with any problems with your app or submissions.
"Ether is the new global swimsuit of writing – small is alluring when the content is strong!"Michael Codgill
"Mobile phones and short stories were pretty much made for one another."Toby Litt
"... That's what I really like about being part of the Ether Community, it's not something faceless or cold, it's a warm and welcoming environment to write in and one that supports its writers like a proud parent. I'm a very proud Etherite!"Niecy O’Keeffe
"... it's a great outlet for short stories, which many writers don't have"Sir Paul McCartney
"... This is most certainly the future and allows people to buy and read what they fancy immediately"Samia Rida
"Ether's App is a perfect pocket-sized entertainment solution for booklovers."Lynsey May
"Short stories create those moments when you're lost in another world. Mobile is the perfect place to find them."Deborah Rickard
"The Ether App is a perfect way of sneaking in a bit of quiet, palm-sized escapism."Rachel Carter
"I love the format of the short story as it's a treat you can eat between meals without spoiling your appetite."Samantha Hall
"I'm very happy that it means the short story writer is no longer considered the novelist's poor relation. Suddenly shorts are HOT!"Susan Howe
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Ether Books at the London Book Fair
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