Sign in to your account

Forgot your password?
Let us give you a new one.

Sign up for

Already with

Click here if you'd like to return to the Sign In form.

A Better Ebook Library

A better ebook library is your own ebook library in the cloud, accessible from anywhere and almost anything.

Our FAQ · Our Blog

Your Books, Online and Offline

Balloons in the clouds downloads every book in your satchel, so you can read in an aeroplane or several thousand leagues under the sea.

Learn more about downloading

Read on Pretty Much Anything

No files to manage, no formats to figure out. works on any device with a modern web browser.

Compatibility guide

Shop Local

Readings, of Melbourne

We're no longer selling ebooks, but we still love and recommend:

Readings, Books for Cooks, Fullers Bookshop, Avid Reader and Gleebooks

Delve into a book

Click to start reading The Wind in the Willows. This book works just like any other book you buy from one of our retailers.

About this book

This is a book. It looks and behaves just like any book you purchase from one of our retail affiliates or upload to your library.

Tap or click…

  • ...the right side of the page to go to the next page
  • ...the left side to go back a page
  • ...the center of the page to bring up the menu
  • ...the book title to view the cover

The Menu


This tab brings up the table of contents, so you can jump quickly to any chapter in your book.


The bookmarks tab allows you to save your spot – or many spots – to return to later.


The text adjustment tab allows you to change the font, font-size, spacing, justification and contrast modes for your book, to make it more comfortable to read.


While you're online, you can use the Search tab to search the full text of your book.

The tab allows you to sign in and out of your account, explore ebookstores and your library.