By Abby Cross
If you’re like me and love to read, then I have found just the app for you!
Wattpad is a free app, rated “T” for teen, for Apple, Amazon, and Android devices. Not only is it an app, it is online as well at Wattpad.com. The app has over 50 million downloads and is rated at 4.5 stars on the Google Play store.
Most Wattpad stories are written and published by aspiring authors. Some stories are completed while others are still in the works. There are classics such as Alice in Wonderland and Sherlock Holmes as well as a couple other actual published works. You can even become an author and write and share your own stories.
From Wattpad, you can download stories and books to read while offline, as well as personalize your Wattpad story recommendations. There is just about every type of story and genre you can imagine.
Some stories are based on movies, TV shows, and other books. The characters in some books are based on celebrities, known as fan-fiction, while other characters come straight from the author’s world or imagination.
A few reviews of Wattpad on Google Play include: “Great stories”, “Easy to use”, “Addictive”, “The best reading app”, and “Inspiring”.