Want a really good alternative to iBooks on you iPad? Readmill is a cool alternative. Except of course since i posted this Readmill has shuttered so hey-ho back to iBooks
Readmill, a Berlin, Germany-based social and shareable reading platform. Led by CEO Henrik Berggren, Readmill allows users to highlight parts of an ebook, share these highlights with friends and start discussions around them. The company also announced partnerships with six major independent stores including Leanpub, Readlists, Free-ebooks.net, Jottify, OR Books, Publit, and Bibliocrunch.