As if smartphones weren’t already smart enough, one of the best things about them is the ability to find a great book to read while you’re waiting in line, taking the train home from work, or otherwise just passing the time. But before you think you’re stuck with just the Kindle or Nook apps, take a look at these great ereading options from some of the other game changers in the industry. Each of these apps brings something unique to the reader experience, and they’re all certain to offer something for everyone.

Kobo App

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Kobo is the quiet underdog in the ebook retail space behind Amazon and Barnes and Noble, which is really only funny since Kobo is in more countries and supports more foreign language content than any other player in the game. If you're a fan of sub-Saharan African sci-fi authors, THIS is the app for you.